Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Region
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Visiting the Refuge

Pontoon Boat/Kayak/Canoe Tours and Rentals

Peak migratory bird season - November through March Peak nesting season - April through June

Pontoon Boat Tours to View Pelican Island

Guides in the local Sebastian and Vero Beach areas conduct all tours and rentals. Trips to Pelican Island are offered daily, although, reservations are strongly suggested, as times and availability may vary due to seasonal demand and weather. The tours are guided and offer educational opportunities about Pelican Island and the Indian River Lagoon. Viewing the island by boat offers excellent, up-close bird watching and photography opportunities.

The Environmental Learning Center

Phone: 772/589-5050

River Queen Cruises

Phone: 888/755-6161

Sebastian Adventure Charters

(772) 388-0317

Kayak/Canoe Tours and Rentals to View Pelican Island

Adventure Kayaking Tours
Phone: 772/567-0522

Kayaks, etc.
Phone: 888/652-9257

Tropical Kayak Tours
Phone: 772/778-3044

Rentals Only

Honest John's Fish Camp
Phone: 321/727-2923

Inlet Explorer & Marina Rentals
Phone: 800/952-1126

Last updated: November 3, 2008