RED BANK, NJ – This will be a great trip to learn and see the abundant wildlife on our local rivers and bay, especially for you ornithologists.

Join the Navesink Maritime Heritage Association on a 3-hour Bird Watching Cruise!

The trip will begin with a look at the bayside flats at the tip of Sandy Hook, then it’s a run to the estuary of the picturesque Navesink River. 

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"You’ll have the opportunity to view resident and migrating birds of Sandy Hook Bay and Shrewsbury River. Expect to see Brant, Cormorants, Osprey, Gulls, Terns, Vultures, Oyster Catchers, Ducks, Herons, Swallows, and so much more. Bring your binoculars and join the fun", said Association member Michael Humphreys.

You’ll be cruising on board the Classic Boat Rides' MARINER which will be operating at a reduced capacity of 30 passengers.

It's a great way to start summer!

When: Sunday, May 2nd

Time: 8:30am - 11:30am

Cost: $45/pp includes coffee, tea or juice.  Due to COVID protocols, bring your own breakfast goodies; bagels, muffins and fruit.   

Water, Mimosas, and Bloody Mary’s will be available for purchase at the onboard cash bar.

Must register! To Register, click HERE.

Where: Embarking from Atlantic Highlands Marina, aboard the MARINER.

NOT the Highlands Marina!  Click HERE for directions.

Dock Location

For GPS, use 8 Simon Lake Drive, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716.

MARINER: Pier 1 SLIP 3 (To the left of the Charter Fishing Boats, see picture in carousel) 

Masks and social distancing protocol will be followed while on board.

This would be a great, fun and educational trip for you, your friends and family.

The Mariner leaves at 8:30am sharp!  Register now before they sell out!

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