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Lake Ida Park, Delray Beach, FL
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Reviewed August 7, 2013

If you like waterskiing, Wakeboarding or knee boarding, there is no one better than Mike Frankenbush. Simply a great guy with a lovely boat and always keen to ensure you're having fun. 3rd time using him, fantastic. http://www.walkinonwaterski.com

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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

A trip to Lake Ida with Mike Quackenbush (Walkin’ on Water) is always a must with these grandchildren. Mike has always been great with the kids, patient yet supportive while challenging their “inner dolphin”. A definite must....kids are 9 & 12!

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Reviewed February 24, 2018

This was the highlight of my daughter's trip to Florida! Mike was professional and extremely pleasant to deal with. His focus on safety and instruction made me feel very comfortable. My son and I enjoyed watching the lesson from the boat. Because Mike's instruction was...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2017

Mike was great with me and my girls. We were all barefooting and he knew just the right instruction for all of us. Thx Mike

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Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

Took 2 hour ride. Mike was great. He texted ahead of time to confirm and was ready to go. Great with the kids. Would recommend it highly!

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Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

I said it 2 years ago and I'm saying it again - Mike is a natural teacher and knows how to have fun on the water. Last time he taught one of my sons a deep water start, this time - backwards bare footing. We...More

1  Thank Christine R
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Came with 3 friends, they took us for slalom skiing in Lake Ida, then took us to the canals for barefoot skiing. The canals had the smoothest water, by the time you turned the boat around the water was like glass again. Easy to get...More

Thank Zac S
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Mike has been instructing water skiing for over 20 years and is an expert barefoot water skier. His boat is a Sanger Barefooter with boom and all the tournament equipment. Lake Ida is great for waterskiing and the canals are right next to it which...More

1  Thank Don S
Reviewed December 5, 2016

I reserved a two hour slot for water ski instruction for me and my two daughers (all new to sport) the day before. Mike was response and called me back after i left a voicemail. Next morning we met at 9am and Mike made my...More

Thank Rutger V
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

It was very fun. It was like treading water (shubadido shadida). Mike was very nice (and so was oogelie boogelie) We saw an iguana and it was really cool. I had never waterskied before and i learned waterskiing and barefooting. I would totally want to...More

Thank Katya V
Reviewed August 22, 2016

What a blast! I hadn't been on a pair of water skis in about 20 years. Mike gave me the scoop on all things skiing and then the fun began. He had me on wakeboard (a first), skiing barefoot (another first) and of course traditional...More

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