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Central Florida Nature Adventures

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Eustis, FL 32736
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Blackwater Guided Kayak Trip

Highly recommend the Blackwater kayak trip for a taste of pristine Florida nature at its best... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2018
A TripAdvisor Member
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Blackwater Creek Lake Norris

A great kayak trip with Kenny in a most beautiful area . Equipment was top notch, Kenny very... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2018
racwlk
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Mount Dora, Florida
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The highest ranked kayak guide in all of Central Florida! Kenny is a local who will show you that secret oasis. Easy access from Orlando, Daytona Beach, Ocala, The Villages and Mt Dora, FL, you'll explore unique eco systems found nowhere else with a wildlife enthusiast that will keep you smiling. Safely drift past the River Otters playing, Turtles sunning on the log. Visit with the Manatees, the Monkeys and watch the Anhingas fish. We kayak only 1 location per day, booked first come first served. Choose a family kayak tour, birding tour, photography tour or a trip for the adventurous soul and we'll provide all the equipment so you can have an awesome time on the river. Bring your camera and experience why our customers rate him #1. Discover Florida's Wildlife with a true Floridian and take home memories that last a lifetime!
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“kayak tour” (19 reviews)
“wekiva river” (22 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Eustis, FL 32736
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Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend the Blackwater kayak trip for a taste of pristine Florida nature at its best. Expertly guided paddle.

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Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

A great kayak trip with Kenny in a most beautiful area . Equipment was top notch, Kenny very knowledgeable about the area being a native., but I have to say that our group are all local Central Floridians always willing to experience and learn about...More

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Reviewed April 25, 2018

Kenny and Jenny run a top notch outfit. The equipment is nice and the service they provide is excellent. Easy to book and great value. Definitely recommend you give them a try.

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

My friend and I went on a kayak tour today with Kenny & his friend Graham from the UK. We had an amazing time! Kenny was so informative, he really knew all about the river, it's habitat, the history and all it's wildlife. He put...More

Thank Debbie H
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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I went for a kayaking tour with Kenny on a Saturday. It was such a fun and relaxing experience. Kenny is very encouraging and informative. He was very calm and cool even when our kayaks got into a bind. He was very...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2018

I first called a different company who was booked, so went on to call Central Florida Nature Adventures. Jen answered right away and was so cordial and helpful - she got us on a tour the next day. Email confirmation came immediately with exact directions....More

Thank ChristinaDenver
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Reviewed March 16, 2018

Our "Wekiva River for Bird Watchers" kayak tour was a real highlight of our spring break trip to Florida. Although I had only been in a kayak two times in the past 20 years, with a little instruction and some nice equipment, we were on...More

Thank Trudy W
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Fabulous experience, St John's Rive, Kenny meet us there, the equipment was immaculate with a ice bag with water and room for fruit. The trip and wild life was unmatched, we saw everything, Springtime brings all the birds, out, we had manatees swimming around us,...More

Thank Daryl M
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Reviewed February 10, 2018

Excellent day on the Silver River. We were provided coolers w/ water & ice packs for our lunch, towels & bug spray, and dry bags if needed! The owner Kenny is a wealth of knowledge regarding the birds, alligators, trees, and flowers on the river....More

Thank Vicky G
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Reviewed February 1, 2018

Kenny was such a great tour guide. First of all, he was patient as we got lost on the way there, and we're late. He told us not to,worry, and we felt at ease, and appreciated how kind he was.mhe is extremely knowledgable about all...More

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Nancy B
May 13, 2018|
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Response from DeedaTheExplorer | Property representative |
$64 for the 3 hour kayak tours and $94 for the 5 hour kayak tours. Typically max the tours out at 10 people but could eek in a few more. Kenny has a knack for finding the wildlife so these tours are great for anyone looking... More
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thendrixson63
March 2, 2018|
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Response from bdehartjazz | Reviewed this property |
Contact them, they will let you know what locations and dates they paddle.
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Susan P
February 3, 2018|
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Response from DeedaTheExplorer | Property representative |
We paddle 7 different rivers (one is in Eustis, one is by Blue Springs State Park near Orange City the others are located near Mt Dora/Tavares, Orlando, Ocala/Silver Springs, and Daytona). Give us a call 352-589-7899 or... More
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