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Reviewed August 22, 2018

OMG, such a cool (figuratively) day with Charlie and my sixteen-year-old daughter. Charlie took us to Ojinaga, San Carlos and beyond to see the beautiful canyons, shrines and hike up the riverbeds. Charlie was great at communicating before we got there and was incredibly knowledgeable...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2018

Charlie is an excellent and very professional tour guide, he is as well very knowledgeable about the area and talks with great excitement about it (in spite of probably doing the same thing several times per week). I was amazed by his enthusiasm for the...More

3  Thank Frances M
Reviewed June 25, 2018

After calling many outfitters that refused to take my kid (nearly 4), finally Angell expeditions said we could do it. My son loved every minute of our half-day tour (to the point I wished I had paid for a full day). Canoeing, mucking about on...More

2  Thank pyzano
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

We are singing the praises of Angell Expeditions and our most excellent guide, Mike. We spent a day canoeing down the Rio Grande River and through the stunning majesty of the Santa Elena Canyon. It was a workout thanks to the low water. But...it was...More

4  Thank MattOFreeman
CharlieAngell, Owner at Angell Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Thank you guys, hope to see you again soon, water picks up in summer when the rains hit!

Reviewed April 29, 2018

We did a one day river tour through Santa Elena with our tour guide, Mike. It was an amazing sight to experience with an excellent tour guide. Mike was knowledgeable of the area and pointed out interesting sights for photo opportunities. We were in luck...More

1  Thank baxterrc
CharlieAngell, Owner at Angell Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2018

Thanks for the review, Mike said you guys were great as well!!! Hope to see you again,

Reviewed April 26, 2018

I decided to take a solo journey to Big Bend National Park to take photos. I could not have done it without Mike! He was an outstanding guide, full of knowledge. He took us to places I never would've seen without him. Absolutely will be...More

2  Thank MamaJRo
CharlieAngell, Owner at Angell Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2018

Dynamite is an explosive review, thanks so much!! I'll be sure to let Mike know!

Reviewed April 17, 2018

We took a 2-day / 1-night canoe trip through Mariscal Canyon, with Mike as our guide and Sage as his co-pilot. We initially thought the drive on dirt roads to the put-in would be a slog, but it turned out that the journey was the...More

4  Thank ChucktownGlobehopper
CharlieAngell, Owner at Angell Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2018

Big thanks folks, most people never get to see or float Mariscal canyon, wish the water level was a little higher but spring is our low time; thanks again and hope to see you again!!

Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have just spent the day with another couple and a guide in an air conditioned 4wd truck. We were a bit apprehensive about how the day would go, but it was glorious! Some neighbors of ours back home in Ingram, Texas,...More

5  Thank Mary V C
CharlieAngell, Owner at Angell Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

Had a great time with you folks as well and thanks so much! Look forward to seeing you on your next visit!

Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

We were visiting Big Bend as part of our spring break from North Carolina. We have a son with special needs and we love to visit national parks. However, we have found it very helpful to have a guide the first day so we get...More

1  Thank Adrienne C
CharlieAngell, Owner at Angell Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2018

Thank you guys, I'll be sure to show Tilley this as well, glad you had a great time and look forward to seeing you again!!

Reviewed March 29, 2018

I booked an overnight river trip with Charles Angell from Angell Exeditions March 7 - 8 2018. On the morning of March 7, my family (3 kids, wife, and myself), stood waiting by the mouth of Santa Elena canyon. We waited until noon. I called...More

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CharlieAngell, Owner at Angell Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Mr. Bernhard was out of communication for several days, that can happen here, but he stayed at Rio Grande Village, which has wifi and a pay phone - on multiple occasions we discussed the correct dates, which HE picked, my schedule was wide open. People...More

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Mamarachel
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I would 50-50 chance of headwinds,
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I believe it was $130 pp with lunch for a day trip to the Hot Spring that included the petroglyph area, Old Ore Rd, hike to Ernst Tenaja water hole and canyon. We'll worth every penny for the expertise and knowledge AND... More
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The website has the pricing,
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