Welcome to our 2014 season!

Our 2014 season has begun and Online Tickets are now available! You may purchase tickets securely online using any major credit card or your PayPal™ account for all of our daytime ecotours and evening sunset cruises. Secure your spots today! Sunset cruises are now underway, make your reservations early!

If you haven't visited with us before, please allow us to introduce ourselves and give you a taste of what to expect on a Barnstable Harbor Ecotour with this video from our friends at
New England Boating!


Our boat, The Horseshoe Crab, is available to charter for special events, school groups, weddings, and corporate outings of up to 25 people. Whether for a private guided ecotour, a beach outing to the tip of Sandy Neck, or whatever event you want to bring closer to nature, we are happy to provide your safe and comfortable passage. Call (or email) Captain Joe at 508-221-6126 for rates and availability.

Stacks Image 568

Barnstable Harbor Ecotours awarded Cape Cod Life's 2014 Silver Medal for best sightseeing tour!




  • Stacks Image 1384

    Caption Text

    Link
  • Stacks Image 1385

    Caption Text

    Link
  • Stacks Image 1386

    Caption Text

    Link
  • Stacks Image 1391

    Caption Text

    Link
  • Stacks Image 1394

    Caption Text

    Link
  • Stacks Image 1434

    Caption Text

    Link
  • Stacks Image 9

    Caption Text

    Link
  • Stacks Image 16

    Caption Text

    Link

Join us on a two-hour ecotour of quiet and majestic Barnstable Harbor aboard our brand new, spacious and comfortable 25-passenger pontoon boat, the Horseshoe Crab! Our tours of Barnstable Harbor feature a wealth of natural and historic delights for the whole family!

Our ecotours are guided by an expert naturalist who will introduce you to Barnstable Harbor, The Great Marsh, the Sandy Neck barrier beach, Sandy Neck Cottage Colony and the Sandy Neck Lighthouse. A wealth of wildlife awaits! Perfect for kids of all ages! Soak in a wealth of education about the wildlife, ecology of the salt marsh ecosystem, the geologic and human history of Cape Cod and Barnstable Harbor. Or just sit back, tune out the grid, and enjoy the amazing scenery!