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Address: PO BOX 229303, DeLand, FL 32722-9303
Phone Number: (386) 747-0631
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Offering Year-Round, Private Airboat Tours and Rides on the St.John's...

Offering Year-Round, Private Airboat Tours and Rides on the St.John's River. Passengers should expect to see a vast array of Florida's wildlife, including alligators, manatees and bald eagles. Tours are scheduled by Reservation only. Also offering Public water alligator hunts and bowfishing charters.

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Awesome ride!

Captain Josh did not disappoint! We saw at least 10 gators, lots of birds and beautiful vegetation! We will be back next time we are in FL!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Becky G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Josh did not disappoint! We saw at least 10 gators, lots of birds and beautiful vegetation! We will be back next time we are in FL!

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Thank Becky G
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

We joined Captain Josh and his first mate Brittany for a beautiful day of Off Shore Fishing in the Atlantic Ocean. We launched from the Matanza Inlet and the day kept getting better and better! Beautiful scenery and the fishing was outstanding! It was literally one fish after another for the entire day! Dolphins swam within 30ft of the boat... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

My friends and I had the opportunity to join Captain Josh as he guided us on a two night gator hunt in the wild lands of Florida. What an experience! We saw so many gators that we couldn't keep count! I was absolutely incredible! We saw so many huge gators that we were actually passing up 8 and 9 footers... More 

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Berlin, Connecticut
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

When we first arrived it reminded me of the old Wooly Swamp but Captain Josh pulled up to the dock and off we went. Our kids really wanted to see some manatees but it was a bit cooler we were told then they liked so we only saw one but it was still very cool! We did see a few... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

Captain Josh did an excellent job! His knowledge of the area and experience was well noted. Thank you for sharing your backyard!

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

We hooked up with Captain Josh and Brittney for a trip of a lifetime, a night of GATOR HUNTING! What an amazing time. We went out on the airboat just after dark and instantly started seeing gators everywhere! Captain Josh knows exactly what he is doing and where the big boys are hiding out! Before long we were seeing big... More 

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DeLand, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

WE have never seen so many gators as we did on our first trip out with daughters and granddaughters. We saw approximately 25 gators diving off as we passed by and caught it on cell phone. It was amazing. Gator after gator after gator. Wow what a fun experience. we saw some beautiful scenery as we got into the tree... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

My family loved it! Great experience! Captain Joshua did an excellent job! Very knowledgeable about the area, the wildlife, & water fowl! And we found gators! From a family of 6 on July 1st! Thanks for an awesome adventure. Plan on a return trip next year!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 via mobile

This is the second time we used Airboat & Gator Charters and I can't say enough about our experience! Josh, the guide, is knowledgable and knows where to go to give you the best wildlife experience he can. We will definitely book again!

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Thank Elaina D
Palm Coast, Florida
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Three times Joshua has taken my family and friends on adventures. His airboat ride is educational and 'filled' with sites of beauty and critters. From reptiles and manatees to birds and wildflowers on day trips and his bow fishing hunt was SO incredible there are no words. How different everything is by night with specialized boat lights that highlight the... More 

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