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Aardvark's Florida Kayak Company

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707 N Citrus Ave, Suite A, Crystal River, FL 34428-3977
+1 352-795-5650
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Spot On Training & Eco Tours Like No Others!

You Will Not Be Disappointed! I've been doing recreational kayaking in Kentucky for several... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
DDeMaster
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Citrus Springs, Florida
Fantastic Chassahowitzka River Tour

My wife and I had a great three hour kayak tour of the Chassahowitzka river. Matt was a tremendous... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
devcolabs
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Hudson, Florida
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707 N Citrus Ave, Suite A, Crystal River, FL 34428-3977
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

You Will Not Be Disappointed! I've been doing recreational kayaking in Kentucky for several years. After moving to the Crystal Springs area / new environment, I thought it would be a good idea to receive some formal training & I'm so glad I did! I...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

My wife and I had a great three hour kayak tour of the Chassahowitzka river. Matt was a tremendous guide and pointed out many interesting plants and wildlife that we would never have been able to identify or spot on our own… including baby alligators!...More

Thank devcolabs
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Our second time with Aardvarks. Our day on the Marsh was really awesome. Perfect weather and water condition. Porpoise was swimming around us. Ray's and mullet everywhere! Crabs of several kind. An appreciated beginning to a well deserved vacation.

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We made an error with our reservation and turned up a day late. Aardvarks were very understanding and provided us with the paddle boards at no extra cost. Before we went out we watched a video and learned about manatee etiquette - this was really...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

Matt Clemons' background has afforded him an excellent knowledge set about the ecological basics of the mangrove island-dotted shallow waters of this part of the Gulf of Mexico. We began slightly later (10 AM) due to a cold start to the day. By the time...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I really enjoyed this tour. The likelihood of seeing a manatee was fairly small due to the warm weather, but we still saw them. I really appreciated the company's respect for the safety and well-being of the animals. Matt was so knowledgeable about all of...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Will indeed revisit for a great eco-tour. If you are interested in the animals and the environment and the issues like us, we were elated.

Thank Jana T
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Our trip was a wonderful time. The guide, Matt, is very protective of the natural environment. He is so knowledgeable about the area, the birds, the springs and the manatees. It was a real treat and pleasure having him as a guide. My partner was...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing! Matt and Susan are so knowledgeable, we learned so much about manatees, knights bay, and the regional ecosystem. They took us plus our 2 and 5 year old daughters out for three hours! Amazing value. Amazing experience. Do not miss this experience!!

Thank Brittany J
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

we spent three hours kayaking withe manatees this week and were blown away by the experience. Our guide ws a naturalist who continuously educated us for the whole trip.Kayaking is tough on your back for three hours but he and the manatees made it all...More

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latechkd
24 April 2018|
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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
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liz h
1 March 2015|
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Response from Kaat88 | 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!
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