Public Ticketed Cruises
Sail aboard the "Ivory Bill" to learn about the unique ecosystems along the Neches River with their dense bottomland forests of hardwoods and pine trees. The area is home to more than 200 tree species, 47 mammals, 300 birds and many reptiles and amphibians.
$20.00 - Adult (13 to 64 years)
$15.00 - Seniors (65+ years)
$10.00 - Children (4 to 12 years)
Free - Children (3 and under)
For reservations fill out the information below.
Important Message regarding On-line Reservations for Public Tours:
Payment in advance is now required to reserve your space for this tour. You may request a refund, if we are notified by noon on the Friday before the Saturday public tour. Reservations for our Saturday Public Tours must be made by 12 noon on Friday to insure your place on-board.
No public tours in 2020 on May 9th, July 4th, Aug 8th or Sept 12th.
Most public tours depart from historic Colliers Ferry Park, 5390 Pine Street, Beaumont. Passengers will be notified if an alternate boat dock is scheduled. Person reserving should bring photo ID for boarding of party.
Snacks and non alcoholic drinks are allowed on the public tours.
Public tours may be cancelled by the Captain due to inclement weather or operational considerations beyond our direct control. We will NOT tour if there is a 50% chance of serious thunderstorms (at the time of the tour) or the temperature is below 45 degrees F.
Cancellations, due to weather, for paid reservations can be re-sheduled for another Saturday, or can be refunded to the client. Call 409-651-5326 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a refund or to reschedule.
"The Ivory Bill" is also available for field trips, corporate meetings, social events, nature classes and much, much more. For Charter Information, click here or call (409) 651-5326
Proceeds benefit the Big Thicket Association, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.