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Double J Adventures

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Amazing Day

I would recommend this experience as 5 stars!! This is our second time booking with Double J and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NurseLisa99
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Tampa, Florida
Great Day Scalloping

What a perfect day my family had with Captain Garrett of JJ Adventures, snorkeliing and scalloping... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
karenkellynp
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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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We are a small company specializing in Personalized Manatee Tours and Scalloping Charters. We also provide Eco Tours and Sunset Cruises.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1 SW 1st Pl, Crystal River, FL 34429-4607
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+1 352-445-2483
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would recommend this experience as 5 stars!! This is our second time booking with Double J and having Garrett as our awesome captain. Very relaxing and I love his pontoon boat - lots of shade and very comfortable. We were at the end of...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

What a perfect day my family had with Captain Garrett of JJ Adventures, snorkeliing and scalloping outside Crystal River, FL. Garrett was very competent and knowledgeable about the waterways, took a safe shortcut to expedite out trip to the scalloping grounds, found an uncrowded ideal...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2018

We had an excellent experience scalloping with Captain Garrett. Although finding the scallops required some perseverance, it was a lot of fun. The captain clean our catch right on the boat & took us to a fresh water spring area on the way back👌

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Reviewed 1 August 2018

We had great time scalloping. We would use this charter again. I like that they only do one trip a day because you don’t feel rushed. We didn’t get a huge amount of scallops but that had more to do with our hunting ability.

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Thank Ruth K
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Capt. Garret took us on a trip of a lifetime this week! His pontoon boat was the perfect ticket to a day of comfort and enjoyment on the flats out of Crystal River Fl. The weather was not perfect with the storms surrounding us all...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

My family, 4 adults and 2 kids (age 4 and 6), had the pleasure of scalloping with Mitch in early July. The boat was great with seats for all and a Bimini cover for shade. Mitch was excellent in setting the groundwork for what we,...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Captain Garrett and his pontoon were the perfect pair for our first scalloping trip. He explained the method to catch a scallop, had bags for the scallops we found, cleaned them, and was very knowledgeable on the sport and area. We will be back!!!

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

Booking the trip was easy. The launch site is easy to locate (just know that there is a $5 parking fee). The captain of the boat was looking for us and ready to go upon our arrival. The ride out was beautiful and as always,...More

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Thank Greg M
Reviewed 5 May 2018

I am a middle school Science teacher that has used Double J Adventures for four years in a row. Double J provides top professional attention to me and with my students and chaperons. Boat captains are very knowledgeable of the area and provide great support...More

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Thank stephwil2018
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We were in Orlando on Spring Break with our kids. We drove the 1.5 hours over to Crystal River to swim with the manatees at 7:30 am. The kids grumbled about getting up so early and it was chilly. That's where the complaining stopped. The...More

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NickHahn
11 March 2018|
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Response from CaptJoanna | Property representative |
Thank you for the question. No it is not against the law as long as it is done in accordance to the federal guidelines. They state that you can touch a manatee with 1 open hand if the animal approaches you.
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