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Aardvark's Florida Kayak Company

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Providing Award Winning Eco Tours and Paddle Sport Instruction throughout central Florida. Public, Private, and Kid Friendly options. Visit springs, see manatees and dolphins, experience coastal mangroves. We offer some of the best coastal paddling...more
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410 N Pirate Pt, Ozello Community Park, Crystal River, FL 34429-5102
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We did their Chassahowitzka River Eco Tour. What a great time. Matt and Sue are a wealth of knowledge and passion regarding the river and it’s wildlife. We saw a great variety of birds including limpkins and bald eagles 🦅, a small alligator, turtles and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bjolly777
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have learned a lot from Matt and Susan over the years, not only about how to kayak but also how many wonderful places there are here in Coastal and Central Florida. I've gone on beautiful sunny days and chilly rainy days, and enjoyed every...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a fabulous company! The lessons are very exacting and careful. We saw so much of the area, so many living things. I learned a lot.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RebeccaMTurner
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good tour. Matt and Susan are a wealth of information about the ecology of the area and all sorts of other things about this part of Florida. We saw dolphins up close, a manatee, and lots and lots of birds. As a biologist myself,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank rob5500
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This being my first time in a kayak, first time seeing manatees, I can't say enough "good" about Aardvark Florida Kayak Company. If you want to experience it all, bypass the tourist-traps in and about Homasassa Springs, and connect with Aardvark. Their 3-hour manatee tour...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Jacquelyn P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had never been kayaking before but they were very helpful and we had no issues. The weather turned cold just in time for us to see dozens of manatees.The water is so clear you can see them the whole time. Our guides were a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bothhudsons
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Matt and Susan were such an amazing couple who truly care about the animals and the earth. They are both a wealth of knowledge and are passionate about what they do. We had a great time with them and they even let us hang on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank perretnx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having not really kayaked before I was a little apprehensive, especially after seeing the 'Beware alligators and snakes' sign! However, Matt and Susan were very knowledgeable and professional and made us feel as though we were in good hands. As soon as we got on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Walls9
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked a private kayak tour for 4 of us (who had travelled from the UK & Germany) and had a lovely day, had the river to ourselves most of the time on an extraordinarily hot day on 2nd Jan 2019. The kayaks are of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 7 January 2019

Matt & Susan provided a fun, educational trip for me, my hubby & our 13-yr old. They are a wealth of information about this ecosystem and the marsh's history. They pointed out camouflaged fish, dolphin pods, and geology that we would not have even noticed....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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24 April 2018|
Response from yakker1 | Property representative |
Depending on the tour (I like our backcountry tour) you can often see dolphins, eagles, osprey, tutrles, mullet, alligators in some areas, roseatte spoonbills, and wading birds of all types. Paddling boarding or kayaking on... More
liz h
1 March 2015|
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Response from kaatkeepsgoing | Reviewed this property |
It is till early March, they say. So they are starting to move out. If you are lucky you can see some!