Captain Barry's Backbay Cruises

6262 Marlin St.
Chincoteague, VA 23336- Map It
(757) 336-6508

AAA Editor Notes

Captain Barry's Backbay Cruises departs from the Jackspot Restaurant at 6262 Marlin St. During the Sea Life Expedition, a fun interactive 2-hour boat trip geared toward families with kids, participants learn about the area's diverse sea life. The educational adventure includes such hands-on activities as shelling, digging for crabs and clams, pulling up a trawl net and even hunting for jellyfish. Also offered is an adults-only champagne sunset cruise. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
Sea Life Expedition cruise $40; $35 (ages 0-13). Champagne Sunset Cruise $40. Reservations are required.
Hours: Sea Life Expedition cruises generally depart daily at 8, 10:30, 1 and 3:30, Apr.-Nov. Champagne Sunset Cruise departs nightly at 6:30, Apr.-Nov. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.