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Captain Ron's Gator Park, Petting Zoo and Gardens

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Great tour of beautiful Caddo Lake

My wife and I took an afternoon tour with our one year old son and loved the experience. Captain... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
Craven B
Fabulous Tour of Caddo Lake

We loved the Swamp tour of Caddo Lake with Captain Ron and his dog, Panda. Captain Ron is... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2016
Dallas, Texas
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Oct 5, 2018
“Great tour of beautiful Caddo Lake”
Sep 14, 2016
“Fabulous Tour of Caddo Lake”
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

My wife and I took an afternoon tour with our one year old son and loved the experience. Captain Ron is an able seaman and very knowledgable about the lake and was sharing fun facts along the way. We had a comfortable seat up front...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Craven B
Reviewed September 14, 2016

We loved the Swamp tour of Caddo Lake with Captain Ron and his dog, Panda. Captain Ron is incredibly knowledgeable about the history of the area as well as the flora and fauna. He really knows his stuff and loves the Lake, which is very...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Dana75081
Reviewed August 14, 2016

We had a great time with Capt. Ron on the swamp tour. It was informative and entertaining, Capt. Ron obviously loves what he does and it shows. His sidekick Panda was adorable! Would recommend this to anyone who wants to learn about the lake and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Sara F
Reviewed July 19, 2016

We really enjoyed the tour of Caddo Lake! Captain Ron was very entertaining and knowledgeable about the area. You could really tell that he cared about the lake and the surrounding area. We really had a great time!

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Kristi S
Reviewed July 5, 2016

We took a tour of Caddo Lake with Captain Ron. We had a wonderful time boating through the water forest. It was absolutely beautiful. Captain Ron was also entertaining (as he says - he's an equal opportunity insult-er). We knew his jokes were nothing more...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

The hands down best hampton inn we have ever stayed at BUT also the most expensive!! Loved it but could have been a bit cheaper.

Thank Karen A
Reviewed August 31, 2014

Captain Ron was rude throughout the tour and made an inappropriate sexual comment as I exited the graceful ghost. Caddo Lake is a beautiful lake and my family enjoyed our vacation but will never again waste any money on the tours provided by captain Ron....More

Date of experience: August 2014
10  Thank Jamie0107
Reviewed July 13, 2014

Captain Ron invited us to visit his Gator Park while we were on the Graceful Ghost steamboat. We were delightfully surprised! Although the petting zoo is no longer open, the gators are something to see. Captain Ron told us all about them and gave my...More

Date of experience: July 2014
5  Thank etaravella
Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

This was just a great place for my family to go. We love how everything was set up. Great things to see and enjoy. Will definitely go back

Date of experience: May 2014
4  Thank Rachelle S
Reviewed March 17, 2014

We spent a couple of nights at the gator park and zoo as a getaway. We expected a botanical garden and several animals, including gators. We got to see the gators, but our timing, tail end of winter, was off, so we didn't see much...More

Date of experience: March 2014
4  Thank Fernane
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