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East Meets West Excursions

Captain, Photographer, Naturalist

Captain Nicholas (Nick) Nagel, owner and operator of Captain Nick’s East Meets West Excursions, has over 20 years of experience on the water to share with you. Having grown up on the East Coast, his offshore adventures have charted thousands of miles navigating the depths of the Mid Atlantic to the bountiful waters of the Pacific. His love for the ocean and fascination of boats, motivated him to earn his USCG Master Captain’s credentials at the youngest possible age of 19. Despite a promising Ivy league education at Dartmouth, Captain Nick always returned to a life on the water