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Big Pine Kayak Adventures

1791 Bogie Dr, Big Pine Key, FL 33043-5023
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Informative eco friendly tour

Cody was great! took 2.5 hour tour through the mangroves that was closer to 3 hours. Not rushed at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jason G
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Dover, New Hampshire
Captain Bill and Scupper Took Great Care of Us

Actually, we first attempted to book with Captain Marcus of Florida Keys Kayaks and Eco Tours... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Scott B
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Join Capt Bill Keogh and His eco-tour guides on an outdoor adventure of a life time in the Florida Keys. Bill is the author of "The Florida Keys Paddling Guide" and has been a professional photographer in the Keys for three decades. Using kayaks,paddlecraft and/or motorboats we explore the remote regions of the Key Deer and Great White Heron National Wildlife Refuge backcountry waters departing from our dock at the historic Old Wooden Bridge Fishing Camp.
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1791 Bogie Dr, Big Pine Key, FL 33043-5023
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cody was great! took 2.5 hour tour through the mangroves that was closer to 3 hours. Not rushed at all, very patient with new paddlers. I've kayaked for years but he still taught me a thing or two. Plenty of remnants from Irma in the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Actually, we first attempted to book with Captain Marcus of Florida Keys Kayaks and Eco Tours. Unfortunately, Captain Marcus was suffering from a serious bout of Keys Disease (couldn't respond to emails, return phone calls, or remember previous conversations). So we gave up on Marcus...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

We had a really lovely sunset paddle with our guide, Cody. The wind was pretty stiff so we crossed over to No Name Key and took had a leisurely paddle along the mangroves. We saw sponges, a green heron (twice), a kingfisher, white heron, black...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We took the afternoon to paddle over to no name key. Visited the small wreck, saw a shark and several small different smaller fishes. The service was ok and the gear was "so so" but the water and the experience was perfect. The place is...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

A truly remarkable experience my family had. Captain Bill was great to work with and our tour guide Nicole was great, friendly, informative and made a great Experience for my family

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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Well organized, well informed guide, and adorable dog! The trip through the mangroves was challenging but great fun. Our guide was was nice enough to recommend excellent restaurants to us.

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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Family kayak trip with 7 of us through the mangroves. Our guide Sera was great, very laid back and obviously cares about you having a relaxing and enjoyable trip as well as keeping you informed. A little tip about the mangroves, mosquitoes ! Dress properly...More

Thank Pete B
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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

My favorite part of our trip. Tunnel through mangrove trees to a salt pond. Lots of neat wildlife!!!

Thank William B
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We found the best price here, and drove all the way from Key Largo where we were staying. The ladies at the desk were very friendly and helpful when we arrived (didn't catch their names). Sera helped us get our kayaks in the water and...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This was our 1st time kayaking and had the pleasure to have Nick and Buddy as our guides. Our son was excited that we kayaked to No Name Key. Nick was very informative and pointed out many fish and wildlife. We also spotted Key Deer...More

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25 June 2017|
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Response from J K | Reviewed this property |
I think they do have paddle boards. Call ahead to ask. The folks are very nice.
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Katrina B
3 May 2017|
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Response from J K | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. We rented the boats and had Chris as our guide. I suggest calling and asking the owner. He is very nice and easy to work with. Have fun!
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sgunjan
13 April 2016|
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Response from Don B | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I shared a tadem kayak. You sit down in these kayaks opposed to the ocean style type where you are more on top of the kayak. That makes them pretty stable. Going through the mangroves in the tadem is a little... More
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