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Captain Fred's Airboat Nature Tours

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Address: 4700 Crump Rd., Suite C - US 27, Lake Hamilton, FL 33851
Phone Number: +1 863-696-1637
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Capt Freds world famous airboat tours are the best nature tours in central...

Capt Freds world famous airboat tours are the best nature tours in central Florida. Our tour will offer sightings of a wide range of wildlife, from alligators to bald eagles. Great family fun, Hold baby alligators IN OUR OFFICE(we are licensed) Holding baby alligators in the WILD is a Federal offence. This airboat tour offers the best value and fun for your money. Seven days/wk by reservations See true old Florida. Established 1995

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4 of us had a lovely ride out on Captain Wayne's airboat. He takes you to some great sites and we saw Birds fish and a couple of Gators. Afterwards we got to hold a baby... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

4 of us had a lovely ride out on Captain Wayne's airboat. He takes you to some great sites and we saw Birds fish and a couple of Gators. Afterwards we got to hold a baby alligator and was given some information about them from his wife. To complete the trip you get a photo on a calendar. Only disappointing... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had read about this tour a couple of times and was looking for a short trip not far from our rented villa. The location is only 100 yards off US27. As soon as we opened the door there was a very warm welcome from our host and and boat captain Wayne. No fancy entrances here you walk straight in... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recommend you make a reservation to avoid disappointment and allow 1:45 hours for the full experience. The boat ride with captain Wayne was very educational as we toured the lake and quite exhilarating speeding across the open waters. However we all agreed that the high point was holding the young Gators.

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Thank Ian2709
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

When I booked our tour over the phone with Captain Joe I could already tell that we were going to have a great time. He is incredibly personable and helpful. The boat tour lasts an hour and afterward you can hold a baby alligator or two (we held Charles and Trixie) ---although it's certainly not mandatory; he will respect your... More 

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Thank Christa T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I dropped the ball and was to plan our day out. I was lucky enough to remember my wise wife's words about some air boat ride. I found Captain Fred's Airboat Nature Tours on TripAdvisor. I was lucky enough to find an opening the day we needed to go. My 12 and 16 year old girls, my wife and I... More 

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Thank Neal C
Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We visited here on Friday and I have to say it was an amazing and educational tour . Staff are so knowledgeable about gators birds and various animal breeds . Our tour lasted around an hour and after we got to sit with captain Joe and hold smaller alligators. I would highly recommend this to anyone young or old to... More 

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Thank traceyhickson42
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This was far better than one I had taken years ago. So much fun! I am over my group was 26 to over 50 and we all enjoyed it. Cannot say enough good things about captain Wayne and his wife and other staff.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Absolutely Wonderful Airboat Tour! Capt Wayne was Informative & took his time explaining in detail everything we were encountering! Very funny & just down to earth. Made us feel like we knew each other for years! Learned a lot about the habitats of the different wildlife we came across as well. Their son was Very knowledgeable about the gators &... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

I cannot recommend this experience highly enough - we had a fantastic two hours with Capt Wayne and Capt Joe. First off with were on the airboat with Wayne who took us all around the lake showing us wildlife and fauna, and providing us with interesting facts. We came back for just under an hour with Joe where we held... More 

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Thank Mrsratters
Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We went here with a family of 7, ages ranging from 16 to 53 and we all had a fabulous time. It was so refreshing to experience genuine people and animal lovers that aren't out to just take your money. The boat ride was great with Captain Wayne, who was funny and so knowledgable about the wildlife. After the boat... More 

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