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Captain Ron's Swamp Tours

756 Pine Island Rd, Karnack, TX 75661-2025
+1 903-679-3020
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All guests had a wonderful time scenery was beautiful and our host was very informative answered... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
samlhigdon
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My 22 year old nephew and myself completely enjoyed out swamp tour! The scenery was very peaceful... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pontoon boat” (40 reviews)
“caddo lake” (106 reviews)
“cypress trees” (23 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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756 Pine Island Rd, Karnack, TX 75661-2025
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All guests had a wonderful time scenery was beautiful and our host was very informative answered all our questions only complaint would be that the time went too fast I would recommend this tour to anyone cannot beat the price - Sam Higdon

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captnron99, Owner at Captain Ron's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sam, Thanks for the nice review. I agree, time does go by fast when you are enjoying yourself. Capt. Ron

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My 22 year old nephew and myself completely enjoyed out swamp tour! The scenery was very peaceful especially at one point in the trip when we were among many trees. Ron,our tour guide was informative, personable, and passionate. For example, I know more about the...More

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captnron99, Owner at Captain Ron's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the nice review and I hope you get a chance to return one day. Capt. Ron Gibbs

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are truly no words to explain the tour the most knowledgeable Captain Ron took us on. The history. The sights and sounds. And Captain Ron's love for his job. This was a celebratory surprise for my wife's 51st birthday and it was worth every...More

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captnron99, Owner at Captain Ron's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the really nice review and I am glad your wife had a great Birthday treat. Capt. Ron Gibbs

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain Ron's pontoon ride through the Cypress forest in Caddo lake was great! Fun facts and humorous observations made for a great trip!

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captnron99, Owner at Captain Ron's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the nice review, hope you get to come back one day. Capt. Ron Gibbs

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved the history of the trip, the information on the animals there. We actually saw 3 wild boar swimming across in front of us! Turtles, Egrets, beautiful trees, he taught us about how the cypress grows. The boat was comfortable, he even hd extra...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am Blaine Crawford. My wife of 7 years, Terri, and I decided to use vacation time in a unique fashion. Living in the barren, harsh environs of West Texas, instead of venturing even further west to visit popular resorts such as Ruidoso or Taos,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Captain Ron's Swamp Tour was by far the best part of our whole trip to the area. The swamp was breathtakingly beautiful, I was completely blown away. Captain Ron is a great tour guide, he has a great sense of humor and is very friendly...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very much enjoyed the tour, as did my kids. Very beautiful in the water forest and captain Ron's jokes kept me chuckling the whole time. I'd recommend this to anyone. Definitely worth the money! Pete Ranshaw

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My friend and I thoroughly enjoyed our adventure on Captain Ron's swamp boat. It was peaceful and interesting as well as just plain fun. I'd highly recommend it to everyone. My son and his family rode the week before us and highly enjoyed it too.

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Reviewed September 11, 2017

Very nice tour. Our tour guide was very knowledgable. Beautiful and peaceful place. Hope to take the tour again in the Spring.

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gfcf132
May 11, 2017|
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Response from captnron99 | Property representative |
Boat tours are at 10am, 12 noon, 2 pm and 4 pm,,, Wed. thru Sunday. Big pines Lodge is open at 4pm on thursdays
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gfcf132
May 11, 2017|
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Response from Rachel O | Reviewed this property |
Capt. Ron's website will show you times and cost. I also recommend calling him as he is good about accommodating customers if the times or days do not look like they will work. The food at the Big Pines is delicious and... More
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sherri g
October 12, 2016|
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Response from Betty C | Reviewed this property |
Only pontoon tours now. Captain Ron told us he had employees to run the Steamboat and pontoon tours and the caused a great deal of damage - so much that he took over the pontoon tours himself and had to let the Steamboat... More
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