Fast Raft Marine Eco-Tours are a fun and exciting way to explore the beautiful Monterey Bay Sanctuary! Our low to the water boat, Ranger is comfortable and highly maneuverable, offering an incredible perspective of ocean wildlife and beautiful coastal scenery. With a maximum of six passengers, each Eco-Tour is custom designed to the unique desires of our guests. Our Ullman-designed suspension seats are the most effective and comfortable on the market, providing an exhilarating front row view for every passenger!
The Ranger is a 33ft Rigid Inflatable (rigid fiberglass hull, inflatable pontoons) with two new EPA certified four-stroke Mercury engines. The boat was designed for military use and is made to the highest standards of safety and reliability. Ranger is the only civilian owned PT1000 in the country.
Captain Laurence Henry has lived in Monterey County for over 20 years. As a local resident, he has developed a deep respect for the ocean and a passion and concern for the protection of our local marine environment and resources. Captain Henry graduated from California Maritime Academy and holds a 3rd Mate Unlimited Ton license, and a 200 Ton Masters license. He is a PADI certified dive master and has worked on whale watch and dive boats in Monterey and Hawaii. In the summer of 2009 he worked on a NOAA research vessel in Honolulu as relief third mate and recently worked on container ships out of the Port of Oakland.
Half day/full day private charters also available.
Fast Raft Eco Tours
32 Cannery Row, Suite F2, Monterey CA 93940