Celebrate Father’s Day on a Bay Cruise departing from the Deering Estate on Sunday, June 19, 2016 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.
Discover South Florida’s nature and history aboard the “Pelican Island Skipper” Pontoon Boat, a 45 foot Corinthian Catamaran. A Deering Estate Education and Interpretive staff member will talk about birds, sea mammals, Native Americans, and early pioneers. The boat will pass Chicken Key, a seven-acre mangrove island and restored bird rookery.
The cost is $35 per person. Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the Deering
Estate Ticket Office at 305-235-1668 ext. 233.
The vessel complies with Coast Guard Regulations and is ADA accessible. Weather and water conditions are closely monitored prior to departure. Trips may be cancelled and rescheduled due to weather and water conditions.
About the Deering Estate
The 450+ acre Deering Estate is an environmental, archaeological and historical preserve. From canoe tours to bird walks and guided nature hikes, the Deering Estate has diverse activities for the whole family to enjoy. The Estate is part of the Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Space Department, which manages the Estate on behalf of the State of Florida.
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To request materials in accessible format, sign language interpreters, and/or any accommodation to participate in any County-sponsored program or meeting, please call Lucy Binhack, 305-755-7848 or email, firstname.lastname@example.org, five days in advance to initiate your request. TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service).