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Buck Island

March 04, 2012 06:43PM

Registered: 6 years ago
Posts: 5

Which boat operator give you the "best bang for the buck" for a snorkeling trip to Buck Island???


Re: Buck Island

March 04, 2012 07:02PM

Registered: 8 years ago
Posts: 674

Always thought Capt Heinz --Terrero out of Green Cay was best bang for the buck.

Re: Buck Island

March 04, 2012 08:53PM

Registered: 12 years ago
Posts: 631

agree on Heinz

Re: Buck Island

March 04, 2012 11:38PM

Registered: 11 years ago
Posts: 515

One vote for Captain Mike and the Jolly Roger. Great full-day experience on a nice boat and super-friendly crew.

Re: Buck Island

March 08, 2012 09:04PM

Registered: 9 years ago
Posts: 39

check out Sail Eden, might as well sail there and make a day of it
captain carli

Re: Buck Island

March 09, 2012 10:38AM

Registered: 9 years ago
Posts: 111

SmokingJoe: I think OP is speaking of Buck Island off of St Croix.

Rocky Dock
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Re: Buck Island

March 09, 2012 11:15AM

Registered: 6 years ago
Posts: 129

They're all great- I prefer MileMark....

Re: Buck Island

March 09, 2012 11:21AM

Registered: 12 years ago
Posts: 206

Chief, I think Mile Mark goes back away. Went with them our first time back in 2004. I think they're Caribbean Adventures now.

Re: Buck Island

March 09, 2012 04:50PM

Registered: 11 years ago
Posts: 293

Mile Mark is Caribbean Sea Adventures--they go back way before 2004

Re: Buck Island

March 09, 2012 06:20PM

Registered: 6 years ago
Posts: 7

We are from Vermont and just got back last night from visiting St Croix. Our vote is for Mike and his crew at Jolly Ranger. We met him last week while walking on the boardwalk and myself and 3 kids said he was a nice gut. Later that week we went on a trip and it was great. The crew was very nice and everything went perfect. A plus is that their rates for children was the best. We forgot to get our change and I called later to ask him to mail a check and Mike went out of his way to meet us . Thumbs up!!!

Re: Buck Island

March 10, 2012 03:20PM

Registered: 8 years ago
Posts: 103

Do any of the Buck Island tours offer discounts to STX locals?

Re: Buck Island

March 10, 2012 06:55PM

Registered: 11 years ago
Posts: 2,131

Do any of the Buck Island tours offer discounts to STX locals?

Big Beard does (or did). If you're local and pay full price once, you can go on future trips for half price, if there's space on the boat. You have to tell them on what date you did your first trip so they can verify your status.

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