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Captain Fred's Airboat Nature Tours

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Address: 4700 Crump Rd., Suite C - US 27, Lake Hamilton, FL 33851
Phone Number: 863-696-1637
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Capt Freds world famous airboat tours are the best nature tours in central...

Capt Freds world famous airboat tours are the best nature tours in central Florida. Our tour will offer sightings of a wide range of wildlife, from alligators to bald eagles. Great family fun, Hold baby alligators IN OUR OFFICE(we are licensed) Holding baby alligators in the WILD is a Federal offence. This airboat tour offers the best value and fun for your money. Seven days/wk by reservations See true old Florida. Established 1995

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Amazing tour

We visited here on Friday and I have to say it was an amazing and educational tour . Staff are so knowledgeable about gators birds and various animal breeds . Our tour lasted... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on Friday and I have to say it was an amazing and educational tour . Staff are so knowledgeable about gators birds and various animal breeds . Our tour lasted around an hour and after we got to sit with captain Joe and hold smaller alligators. I would highly recommend this to anyone young or old to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

This was far better than one I had taken years ago. So much fun! I am over my group was 26 to over 50 and we all enjoyed it. Cannot say enough good things about captain Wayne and his wife and other staff.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

Absolutely Wonderful Airboat Tour! Capt Wayne was Informative & took his time explaining in detail everything we were encountering! Very funny & just down to earth. Made us feel like we knew each other for years! Learned a lot about the habitats of the different wildlife we came across as well. Their son was Very knowledgeable about the gators &... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

I cannot recommend this experience highly enough - we had a fantastic two hours with Capt Wayne and Capt Joe. First off with were on the airboat with Wayne who took us all around the lake showing us wildlife and fauna, and providing us with interesting facts. We came back for just under an hour with Joe where we held... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

We went here with a family of 7, ages ranging from 16 to 53 and we all had a fabulous time. It was so refreshing to experience genuine people and animal lovers that aren't out to just take your money. The boat ride was great with Captain Wayne, who was funny and so knowledgable about the wildlife. After the boat... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Great day out would recommend great boat ride followed by a talk and alligator pet my kids aged 4 7 and 11 really enjoyed themselves and a free calendar to top it if

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

When I went to captain dress airboat tour I wasn't sure about holding the alligators but they were completely safe and there was no harm to be done. This tour was very educational and captain joe had an answer for every one of my questions. This was a great experience and I think that every one should come here.

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Sylvania, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

We had a great time! Kids are preteens and thought it was cool. Our guide, Capt Wayne, was very knowledgeable and told great stories. The alligators were awesome!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Just spent an amazing time at Captain Freds. We got a lovely warm welcome and the introduction to holding the baby alligators was informative. The airboat ride was out of this world, lots of information about the wildlife. Speeding across the lake was breath taking. Would highly recommend this airboat tour.

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

A lot of Airbus tours advertised however would highly recommend Captain Fred's! We booked a tour in advance for 9am, the tours stop at 10am in the summer months as the water is too warm for the Alligators. We were greeted kindly and taken on a tour by Capt Wayne, he had great knowledge on the lake and the different... More 

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