scalloping adventure



Welcome Aboard River Life! Our custom BeachCat catamaran deck boat. Designed for the ultimate Scalloping Adventure!!! 

Provides a Bimini for shade, Spacious deck, Comfortable Seating, Bluetooth Stereo System hook up, Lots of cup holders, Sturdy Ladder and a Fresh water hose to rinse off! Enjoy a Smoother & Faster ride out to give you more swimming time in the water to find scallops!

We bring you out to pristine seagrass beds of the Gulf Of Mexico to snorkel for Scallops!!! 

You will see fish, sea turtles, corals, sponges, starfish, and seahorses on this adventure undersea!

It’s a very scenic boat ride out! ​Many times we see dolphins, manatees, ospreys, etc. There’s no saying what surprises we may encounter on this adventure!!!

This fun swimming adventure is an active sport here in the summertime and an absolute blast! It’s like an underwater Easter egg hunt!!!

We provide the license, snorkeling gear for all ages, and all equipment needed to harvest bay scallops! No prior experience is required, however we recommend prior experience swimming and snorkeling. We provide education, safety and expert advice so your group can have the best experience on the boat ride out to sea! 

We depart from 2 Locations to provide options based on where your visiting in West Central Florida:

1.  Homosassa River ( Citrus & Hernando County area ) Season runs July 1st – September 24th

2. Anclote River ( Pasco & Pinellas County area) Season runs July 15th – 24th ( Mini season! Don’t miss out! ) 



We highly suggest booking this experience and lodging several months in advance because this is one of the funnest experiences and the busiest time of year! Weekends are the first to go!!!

​The bag limit is 2 gallons of whole scallops (in the shell) but no more than 10 gallons per vessel. We do not clean the scallops, but we will drop you off at a cleaning station where a service caters to your needs.

​All you need to bring is a bathing suit, sandals, sunblock, towel, sunglasses, dry change of clothes and a cooler with food & beverages of choice. ( Alcohol is allowed if you’re 21+ ) Be ready for a full fun day in the water!!!

* We have a 4 Person Minimum due to the amount of fuel, time and logistics involved.

$375 ( 1 ~ 4 People ) $85 Per Additional Person

​* $460 Private Boat (1 ~ 6) * 

Departure Time: 8:00am

* Please choose which departure location is closer to where you’re staying.  A confirmation email with address and all details will be emailed upon booking. *

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