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Address: 2356 Black Hammock Fish Camp Road, Oviedo, FL
Phone Number: +1 407-365-1244
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: Black Hammock Adventures is an exciting "Real Florida" lakeside experience...
Black Hammock Adventures is an exciting "Real Florida" lakeside experience like nowhere else! Our airboat rides will take you on a thrilling exploration of Lake Jesup which has the alligator population in of Florida near Orlando. Our airboats are U.S. Coast Guard approved and driven by Master Captains. Remember your adventure with a photo with a live baby alligator. Get 10% at the Black Hammock Restaurant using your airboat ride ticket stub. Great for the whole family!- Airboat rides- Free wildlife exhibit- Live Music every weekend- Lakeview Lazy Gator Bar - Gift Shop- Black Hammock Restaurant - Home of the Gator Tail in Town!- Located just a stone's throw away from Orlando's busiest attractions.Book your event with us! Our venue provides a unique backdrop for your corporate outing, wedding, birthday, field trip and much more.
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Awesome ride!!!

Very cool and LONG ride on a 10-15 person air boat, where a well educated driver will stop and point out various wildlife, mostly alligators, but some eagle and yellow tailed... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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Casselberry, Florida
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Casselberry, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Very cool and LONG ride on a 10-15 person air boat, where a well educated driver will stop and point out various wildlife, mostly alligators, but some eagle and yellow tailed hawks nests, along with turtles.....

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Milwaukee, WI
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

We stopped by for a 30 min airboat ride. Our guide was very knowledgeable and pointed out lots of birds and gators! This was a nice break from the theme park Florida. It was nice to just hang out with a drink in the shade after the ride.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

My fiancé & I-we visited this place because family lived nearby and suggested it as a great place to see some gators up close and personal! The gator bites were EXCELLENT & even got to hold a live gator for no cost! Very nice local stop for those in the area!

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Captain John was so informative and we had such a great time with him taking us out on the Airboat. Will be back in June when I have more relatives coming in. Thanks Captain John.

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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135 reviews 135 reviews
24 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

I went here for a look round. After 20 minutes I had finished. The birds and gators are all in cages that way way to small. I went in the restaurant for a burger and a beer which was fine & the service was good. Didnt see anyone on airboats. If you want an airboat ride, take time & go... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

It's something different you can do in Orlando. It's like going to Everglades, but staying close to city. A lot of times they have groupon deals, but we just mist them. If you want to take the best pictures, be sure you have a seat on the left of the boat. The boat makes a clockwise loop and you'll be... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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163 reviews 163 reviews
20 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We took a work group for an airboat ride. For most of them this was the first time in Florida. I have been in Florida my entire life and have had hundreds of hours on airboats. All of us had a great time. The guide was very knowledgable and knew where to find the wildlife. Lots of alligators, birds, turtles,... More 

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San Francisco, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I took a bunch of senior technical geeks to BH for an evening adventure and dinner. Was not disappointed! It's a super great ride and like other reviewers - the journey gets you out of your normal head space. While we went on the last ride of the day right before sundown and didn't see too many gators (just pieces... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

I cant brag enough about how much fun we had today. Todd in the gift shop was knowledgable, patience and friendly with my childern. The boat ride was a real good time next time I will be sure to take the longer trip so he can shows us more of what you do everyday! I also want to thank Captain... More 

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Trabuco Canyon, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
12 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This place is near Lake Mary FL and is very easy to get to off 417. There is not a lot to see and do beyond the boat ride. The ride is 30 minutes long, lots of fun and you really do see a TON of crocs plus a lot of different birds. The trip would be very fun for... More 

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