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Back Trail Adventures of Florida

14248 Camp Mack Road, Lake Wales, FL 33853
863-514-3474
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Ranked #4 of 10 Activities in Lake Wales
Type: Segway Tours
Owner description: Guided Segway tours of Lake Kissimmee State Park are now offered through Back Trail Adventures of Florida. Tours are operated Thursday through Sunday... more » Owner description: Guided Segway tours of Lake Kissimmee State Park are now offered through Back Trail Adventures of Florida. Tours are operated Thursday through Sunday between the hours of 8:30A.M. and 3:30 P.M. Reservations are not required but strongly encouraged. « less
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Essex, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

PUT THIS ON YOUR LIST OF THINGS TO DO, YOU WONT BE DISAPPOINTED. When looking for something different to try this year when in Kissimmee on holiday, I stumbled upon Back Trail Adventures. Having wanted to try out a Segway after seeing one at Epcot in 2001, thought this would be the ideal opportunity as the x2 looked chunky enough... More

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We rented the guided tour on segways ! It was a blast ! Jeff the guide was terrific ! The trails were easy to get around & see the animals around ( hawks , eagles,gopher turtles, deer , wild turkeys etc) all on one 90 min ride. The Segway was EASY to learn , FUN to ride & a great... More

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Winter Haven, Florida
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21 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

WOW what a fabulous tour and guide. Jeff is an outstanding example of customer service. He is patient and very succinct in describing the Segway and the safety features. The tour was excellent - not rushed. He was quick to point out plants and animals. We were fortunate to see many deer, gopher tortoise and baby, eagles as well as... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Words can hardly describe our family's delight with the Segway tour...Jeff ( the instructor ) is a wonderful teacher, patient and great with all of us as he lead us through the details of the Segway. The ages in our family on the tour were, ( 15-18-50-51-63- and 75 ) so you see we ranged in all the age groups... More

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Lakeland, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

This is a great way to see the park and enjoy a Segway at the same time. Jeff is a great guide and his instructions on the Segway made us feel very comfortable.

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Wiltshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

Three of us and another couple joined up for the early tour. Jeff is a great instructor on the Segway and was very patient and everyone gets one on one instruction. We all set off listening to Jeffs tremendous knowledge of the Parks flora and fauna on our earphones. The trails are gentle and varied and we saw lots of... More

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Appleton, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

So wonderful.. ANYONE can learn to do this (our group was in their late 70's) The training was done expertly .. Then the fun began ! The trip through the park was just breathtaking, and was narrated by Jeff (the owner) in the most personable and friendly manner. You can tell that he loves his job. Not only would I... More

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Perth, Ontario
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Have always wanted to try out a Segway & this tour company did not disappoint.. We were met at the appointed time in the am by our instructor/guide Jeff. He provided good instruction and ensured we all felt comfortable on the machines before heading out on a nature trail. We did see some of the park wildlife as a bonus... More

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Winter Haven, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

I love segways . It was truly so much fun . I was sad when it was over . My husband , and our 2 friends decided to try the segways as something we had never done before . We are all way over 60 yrs old . Jeff was an excellent teacher , he gave us great instruction .... More

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backtrailfla, Manager at Back Trail Adventures of Florida, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for touring with us. We are blessed to have such a beautiful park to tour in. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. We are honored that you went out on our back trail adventure. More

Morgantown, West Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Awesome introduction to the Segway. Always wanted to try a Segway, but the urban tours in crowded areas seemed risky for a novice. We had a group of 12 "mature" individuals and many were apprehensive. Jeff, our guide, and Paul, who handled reservations, did a great job of getting us scheduled, trained, and cruising about in Lake Kissimmee State Park.... More

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backtrailfla, Manager at Back Trail Adventures of Florida, responded to this review

We love to take guest out for a back trail adventure. We are honored that you spent some vacation time with us. Thank you so much and we hope to see you again real soon. More

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