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C&G Big Cypress Swamp Buggy Tours

Chokoloskee, FL, USA
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About C&G Big Cypress Swamp Buggy Tours
We are partnered with the Big Cypress National Preserve to run up to a 4 hour swamp buggy tour into the backcountry of the Everglades to view nature from a safe distance. We have comfortable 6 passenger buggies equiped with canopies for shade. The mornings are beautiful in the swamp and the sunsets are breath-taking. Captain Bobby Weeks, a 4th generation Everglades local, grew up hunting, fishing and riding in and around the areas of Ochopee, Big Cypress, Chokoloskee, and Everglades City. Bobby and Captain Joe are very knowledgeable of the area and would love to share their experiences and the beauty of this unique area.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of birds and some small critters. Unusually hot weather keeping the larger animals from moving around. Bobby did a great job on the tour, knows the area well.

Date of experience: November 2019
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Sarah M, Manager at C&G Big Cypress Swamp Buggy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are really glad you guys enjoyed it! And thank you for the review, hope to see you again.

Reviewed April 15, 2019

After taking both a traditional and airboat tour around the waters of the Everglades, we were looking for a tour to get us into the swamp area itself. This tour did exactly that! The "buggy" was a very good vehicle as it was elevated to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

You can drive US41 and not see a thing - or you can go off road, into the swamp and really start to see Big Cypress! I took two morning tours with Clinton: on the swamp buggy along Monroe North Trail and on the Polaris...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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swampbuggytours, Guest Relations Manager at C&G Big Cypress Swamp Buggy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2018

Thank you for touring with us at C&G's Swamp Buggy Tours. Clinton is 5th generation and spent much time in the Big Cypress National Preserve growing up; he is very knowledgeable of the wildlife and area. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

Long story short: This is true South Florida swamp life. Long story long: I am a ranger in the Everglades and wanted to see Big Cypress from the ORV/swamp buggy side of things since it has been on the to-do list for so long. Bobby...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Claire D
swampbuggytours, Owner at C&G Big Cypress Swamp Buggy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 20, 2018

Thank you for the review. We can be reached at 239.770.3661. Our guide, Clinton Weeks will be happy to show you a great tour.

Reviewed March 21, 2016

My wife and I did the tour with Capt. Shannon Brown today. This is the best way to experience the Everglades. Shannon's knowledge and experience made the 3 hour tour enjoyable and educational. I would recommend it to anyone interested in a natural wildlife experience...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Tom B
Reviewed January 31, 2016

This trip is a must if you really want to see and understand what's going on in the Everglades. Captain Shannon truly understands the Everglades and artfully brings it all to life with stories and anecdotes about life in the Glades. Ask him to tell...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Ron W
Reviewed August 27, 2012

We took this tour with Chris, who was so personable. He has so much knowledge about the area that we were asking for more! The ride itself was filled with beauty and total enjoyment. This is something I have always wanted to do if ever...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed September 6, 2011

wow this tour is great.Four hours just flies by, there is so much to see and explore. Our kids had a great time.We will be taking it again next year. Our guide was full of imformation and is a Native. I found it very Interesting...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2011

We went on the first day of opening after the swamp had been closed for 60 days for fires. Got off to a little late start and some engine overheating, but Chris was super nice and kept his cool while getting the swamp buggy running...More

Date of experience: July 2011
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Response from Sarah M | Property representative |
This tour is located in the Big Cypress National Preserve, tour site is approximately 25 miles east of Everglades City. We are reopening soon.
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