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This Week Featured Local Business: Eco Fun Rentals

This Week Featured local business is Eco Fun Rentals, led by Maru Zacatelco Eco Fun Rentals is much more than a rental place, Eco Fun is Boat Tours, Sunset Cruises, ATV guided tours and visits to The Pinacate Biosphere. On previous posts we have talked about Eco Fun Rentals because we really believe is one of the best businesses in Rocky Point.
EcoFun Rentals offers fun activities at Las Palomas Beach and Golf Resort
Bird Island in Rocky Point: Fun under the Sea of Cortes
Eco Fun officially started in 2011 since then they have been offering guided city tour and Eco Tours like the Bird’s Island Experience. One thing we have to acknowledge is that Eco Fun really honors his name and they are environmentally responsible, They recycle on their boat and offices trying to minimize the impact from us as human have on this earth. Also on the tours where there is a direct contact with nature as with Sea lions on the Bird’s Island Tours and the Whales on the Whale watching tours there is always a distance from the animals as there is no intention on disturbing the animals in any way.
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In Eco Fun Rentals you can rent multiple kinds of equipment like: ATV’s, Paddle Boards, Boogie Boards, V Flyers, Bikes, Skimboars and many more items. To rent this equipment you need an ID and you can pick up the equipment or Eco Fun can deliver it directly to your Hotel or Resort you are currently staying in.
Eco Fun Rentals has offices in Las Palomas Resort and Mayan Palace:
Their Headquarters are located at Hotel Baja:
Adress: Matamoros Street and Campeche in the Mirador
E-mail: EcoFunRentals@gmail.com
www.EcoFunRentals.com
Facebook.com/EcoFunRentals
Local Phone: 638-388-9699
If you are in the US you can call this Free number for more information: 1-800-997-9431 or from Mexico 01-800-681-6534
Here is a Photo Gallery of Eco Fun Rentals:
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Bird Island Adventures

One of the most memorable things you can do on your trip to Rocky Point this summer is book yourself a tour to go spend a day at Bird Island. This remote island, which is 28 miles off the shore of Rocky Point inhabits nearly 3000 sea lions and is also home to tens of thousands of birds. Some of these birds can only be found on the islands within the Sea of Cortez, so be sure to have your camera ready! Due to the fact that Bird Island is a government protected habitat as of 1978 when it was declared a Reserved Area of Shelter, visitors can not actually step foot on the island, but you can still adventure around it and see what it has to offer.
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There are all kinds of tours for Bird Island. If you want to get into the water and up close and personal with the marine life and sea lions, you can sign up for a snorkeling, or scuba diving tour. This gives you a chance to swim with the sea lions and see them in their natural habitat. Some of the more playful and curious sea lions will swim right up to you to get a better look. If you prefer not to get wet you can also paddle around the island and explore in your kayak. Be careful not to go to close to shore though because the bull sea lions are extremely territorial. You will know if you are getting too close because they will start to bark at you. A general rule of thumb when interacting with wild animals is to respect their territory and never try and touch, or feed them. These are not domesticated animals and you don’t want an accident to happen.
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If you happen to venture to Bird Island in the winter you may get a chance to see several different kinds of animals such as: fin whales, grey whales, killer whales, and on occasional a pilot whale will be seen in the Sea of Cortez during their migration pattern. The highest chance of seeing whales in Rocky Point is from October to April. Summer or winter, Bird Island is a great place to spend a day with the family and explore one of the many spectacles Rocky Point has to offer.
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