Scalloping and Spring Hop

Scalloping and Spring Hop

Tours, Lessons & DivingHosted by WetRentals

About this adventure and logistics

Enjoy the sun and fun on your all inclusive scalloping charter then take it up another notch by coming back into Kings Bay to rinse off and relax at one of our world famous springs!! Rates **Private Charter 1-8 People: $1​,​040.00 Each additional person is $130 Maximum guests: 14 Duration 7 Hours About Hop aboard our USCG certified Vessel and join your captain to embark on a scenic ride to the Gulf of Mexico!! In addition to your master captain​,​ you will be paired with an expert in-water guide who will be there to assist every step of the way​,​ for NO ADDITIONAL COST. Upon arrival to the scallop grounds​,​ your guide will ensure you know just what you are looking for and show you how to scoop your score! Once you are comfortable in the water​,​ your guide will scallop along with you to contribute to your haul and help you get as close to limit as possible! At Explorida​,​ we are dedicated to going above and beyond… so your captain and guide will even shuck your scallops for you!!!! Recreational scallop limits are 2 gallons per person​,​ no more than 10 gallons per boat. This yields about a pint of meat per person which is perfect for a delightful dinner! On your scallop charter​,​ your captain and guide will share some of their favorite recipes or even direct you to some local restaurants that will cook your shucked scallops for you so you can just sit back​,​ relax​,​ and enjoy!! With us​,​ you are sure to enjoy this salty swim and an epic underwater treasure hunt!! The delectable bay scallop is truly a Florida treasure​,​ so don't miss this chance to scoop your own and enjoy the freshest dinner money can buy! Once you have collected your bounty of scallops your Captain will bring you back into The Kings Bay National Wildlife where your tour all began. It is here where you have your choice of beautiful freshwater springs to visit in the 600 acre refuge. This is a great way to rinse off the salt of the day​,​ cool off in the clear 72 degree spring water​,​ and wind down after collecting your harvest for the day. Nothing feels better than jumping into that cool freshwater after a fun day out in the salt and the sun! Book your tour now! What's Included Fishing License For All Mask​,​ Snorkel​,​ Fins Scallop Bags Coolers With Ice Bottled Water USCG Master Captain In Water Guide​/​ Scalloper What to Bring Soft Sided Coolers​/​Insulated Bags ONLY Lunch​,​ Snacks​,​ Beverages of Any Kind. (Please No Glass) Sunscreen (NO AEROSOL​,​ PLEASE) Hats​,​ Sunglasses​,​ Sunshirts​/​Rashguards Towels Glasses Can Not Be Worn Under Your Mask. Contacts are Suggested. Please Note Diving for scallops is for the more experienced swimmer. While you will be snorkeling in the shallow gulf waters​,​ scooping scallops requires you to dive down in depths of 5-8 feet on average. IMPORTANT For your Scallop Charter​,​ you will be meeting our Captain at Pete's Pier to board the vessel. You will park your car in the designated car area of the parking lot. There is a $5 parking fee per vehicle. You will find a self-serve payment machine for this and it is located right next to the boat ramp. We HIGHLY recommend driving the least amount of vehicles possible as this is a very busy time of year and parking spots are limited. Once you have placed your parking ticket in your car on the dashboard​,​ you will then head towards the Bait Shop by following the signs that say "Bait Shop". You will find your Captain at the floating dock next to the Bait Shop in a bright green Explorida shirt. If you need any help please feel free to give us a call at 352-423-3798 Pete's Pier 1 SW 1st Place Crystal River​,​ FL 34429


  • A WR Partner Boat
  • Life Jackets & Safety Gear
  • Toilet
  • Bar
  • Fishing Gear
  • Watersports Equipment
  • Trailer Included
  • This Is A Guided Tour

Adventure Rules

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Cancelation Policy

Flexible - Totally Flexible

Damage deposit

Your payment method will be charged a damage deposit of $0.00 24h prior to your rental. Pending any damages, the damage deposit will be returned 48h post rental. This damage deposit secures the host if the boat is damaged during your rental. The damage deposit must be taken from the same card that the booking was made on. Questions? Contact us by clicking on the blue support button.


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