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Marine Ecology Touch Tank Program

Available in your school with a 48 hour advance reservation. 

Let our Marine Biologist bring a live touch tank to you! We'll set it up in your classroom, gymnasium or outdoors. Includes live, local South Carolina species of a variety of fiddler, hermit, horseshoe, blue, spider and other crabs as well as fish, crustaceans and more! Our biologists will also share interesting facts and trivia for a great educational experience. We can adapt your cirriculum to our program for all ages. Call Nature Adventures Outfitters at 843-568-3222 to register.

Pricing: Up to 50 students: $3/student; 51 or more students: $2/student (teachers and faculty are free; $100 minimum). We can come for the day and have several classes visit! 

SC Aquarium Partnership

Do you have a class size of 15 or more? Book your SC Aquarium tickets with NAO! Grades K-8 $10 each; Grades 9-12 $13.50 each. (One chaperone per every 10 students is free. Additional chaperones are $15 each).

Upcoming Paddles

Keeper of the Wild "Fun"draiser!

Saturday, October 22

Join us to help raise money for this wonderful organization that helps rehabilitate our local wildlife and return them to the wild! 100% of the proceeds benefit the organization. Rentals and tours available, call to make a reservation today! 843-568-3222

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Hampton Plantation Paddle

Saturday, October 29, Meet at Wambaw Bridge

Fall in love with the Colors of the Creek! Explore lower Wambaw creek to the mighty Santee River as you paddle in the warmth of the afternoon and enjoy an interpretive program on the "Labors of the Hampton" that includes information on what it took to grow indigo and rice at the plantation. Conducted by the park staff along with a mansion tour! Mansion Tour begins at 1:00 pm, followed by paddling 2:00 - 4:30. Call us to make a reservation at 843-568-3222.

Have A Group Of 15 Or More?

Take advantage of our partnership with the SC Aquarium! Call us to book a package deal for $19.95 per adult and $14.95 per child (age 12 and under; children age 2 and under are free). 

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