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Everglades Backcountry Experience with Capt. Rodney Raffield

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Everglades Backcountry Experience with Capt. Rodney Raffield
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Enjoy the beauty and wild life of the Everglades on a unique fishing and/or wild life trip through the 10,000 islands with a 5th generation native guide. Capt. Rodney Raffield will take you to places unknown by most. Trips leave from historic...more
102 Collier Ave, Everglades City, FL 34114
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I treated my adult son to a half day fishing trip with Captain Rodney. His patience with a couple of rookie Canadian fishermen made the trip a real joy. Rodney also worked hard as we fished the morning’s rising tide and successfully landed many sea...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a great experience with Captain Rodney. He took the time to teach us about everything we did and about the three different types of fish we caught. We definitely want to book him again!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shelley B
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Went out for the sunset cruise for the second time. The first was 10 years ago. We all enjoyed it very much!! The kids loved the fishing and learning about the 10,000 Islands area. Recommended trip for all!!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank med1239
Reviewed May 29, 2018

With the threat of TS Alberta looming, we weren't sure if we were going to get to go fishing on our trip to Chokoloskee Island. Captain Rodney left it up to us. We could fish on Saturday morning, or he'd move the trip if a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Reviewed May 26, 2018

Captain Rodney--very professional--enjoyable fishing--caught 25 sea trout and silver trout!! Called in the AM-- he said "come on over --to Chokoloskee Island" and we were in the water 6:30 AM for a great half day fishing!!!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 17, 2018

I had the pleasure of spending a couple days on the water with Capt Rodney. Quality guide,excellent fisherman and knows the water. I would make it a point if visiting the area to make some time to enjoy this backcountry adventure. Thank you so much...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank BillB0503
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

My husband, his sister and I went on this trip with Capt Rodney last night. We had a wonderful time seeing dolphins, sea turtles and numerous types of birds. We did a little fishing and caught mostly catfish and a couple small silver trout. We...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Road766282
Reviewed March 12, 2018

Rodney had a great local knowledge of where the fish were and we caught quite a few. We caught mainly Reddrum, they were a great challenge! We kept 2 fish and took them home with us to eat. They were YUMMO!! We took the early...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank kattyz1987
Reviewed February 28, 2018

My teenage granddaughter and I took the sunset experience trip with Captain Rodney after taking an airboat ride in Everglade City. The short ride over the causeway and bridge to Chokoloskee was interesting in itself, as we could see some of the damage from last...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank snorake
Reviewed February 13, 2018

we have fished with Captain Rodney before and once again he took us for a beautiful day of fishing in the Ten Thousand Islands. Rodney is an Everglades City native and knows the waters in the area like the back of his hand. He sets...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Fabio A
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He supplies all equipment, bait and licenses. u bring food and ur drinks.