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Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures

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33000 Tamiami Trail East, Everglades City, FL 34141-2083
+1 877-871-5386
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Best trip for the money in the area

This is my 3rd trip into Big Cypress National Preserve. I pull up with a friend and a truck was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Italianprincess255
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Naples, Florida
The best of Big Cypress!

You will not have a better day than exploring the Big Cypress from Captain Steve's Swamp buggies... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
waysouth6speed
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Miami
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Me and my family are 6th gen.Gladesman and would love to show you the Big Cypess National Preserve the largest subtropical swamp in the USA where plants and animals grow and live no where else in the world.See the elusive Panther,black bear,wading birds,deer,its a photo opurtunitie of a life time.Call and talk with me and lets plan a trip.I LOVE MY JOB!!
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33000 Tamiami Trail East, Everglades City, FL 34141-2083
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+1 877-871-5386
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is my 3rd trip into Big Cypress National Preserve. I pull up with a friend and a truck was already there. Met two other girls from the East Coast of Florida. We all became instant friends. Capt’n Steve took us out into the wilderness....More

Thank Italianprincess255
Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded today

Linda you girls were a ball i had as much fun as you did (wish i could leave myself a review ) Thankyou again.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

You will not have a better day than exploring the Big Cypress from Captain Steve's Swamp buggies! We saw so much wildlife including deer and literally thousands of birds! Cpt. Steve helped us create the experience we wanted including stopping for photos and even a...More

Thank waysouth6speed
Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded today

thats one of the things we love most,making people happy glad you enjoyed it.I LOVE MY JOB!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great 4 hour ride which resulted in seeing many sights the Florida Everglades has to offer. Everything from the types of trees and plants to various animals like the wading birds, some deer, and alligators! A very knowledgeable tour guide pointed out Florida’s...More

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Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

we are realy working hard after wildfires last year to huricaines this year to recoup,thank you for your help the trip advisor reports are great.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a private swamp buggy ride along Concho Billie's trail in Big Cypress National Preserve, and it was an excellent experience. Our guide -- Otis -- was both entertaining and knowledgeable. He shared stories about the swamps, and also made sure we saw...More

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a private tour with family and friends. We learned so many interesting facts about Big Cypress and the Everglades. The stories were great and the kids were mesmerized! I recommend Captain Steve’s tour. He cares about his groups and aims to please! I...More

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Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thankyou its not hard to have fun when your in the first National Preserve in the U.S. and riding with a National Geographic #1 rated company but realy its that We LOVE ARE JOB! thanks again.

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Took a weekend trip out to the everglades with the family. Captain Steve is the real deal. He knows the everglades like the back of his hand. He was so much fun, The time flew by. We will deftly be back!

Thank developer863
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

My friends and i went on a tour with Capt Steves Swampbuggy. We brought a cooler with lunch and drinks. As we drove out the trail from the road it was so beautiful. The trees, plants, flowers and wilderness was so incredible to be driving...More

Thank evergladestour
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Captain Steve was so fun and educational for the kids! Our family had an awesome time and were loving checking out the wildlife! The Swamp Buggy ride was a very relaxing tour and nice to enjoy nature! We all loved the airboat ride and got...More

Thank Craig K
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Steve runs a great deal. We have been out for several, at least 8 trips over the past 5 years and he is the best around. A ride with Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures is always a pleasure. He is 5 generations of Everglades history at...More

Thank moodycove
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I can only recommend to any interested party NOT TO BOOK a tour with Captain Steve’s Swamp Buggy Adventures. In May 2017 we booked a Swamp Buggy tour for 2 adults with Captain Steve’s Swamp Buggy Adventures in Florida. We had to make a credit...More

Thank Andreas H
Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

It is the credit card company that didnt refund you didnt you get a letter from them? Ive had this happen and the credit card company refunds you sorry for the problem.

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NorthernGooner
4 March 2017|
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Susan C
24 September 2016|
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we can handle that number of people it'll take some planning please give me a call or email me your telephone number ill call you.
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paolao
30 May 2016|
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You will get your refund as soon as we figure out how to get it,another card,another country,give me an American address then said not to mail it there,was going to mail it you said your bank wouldn't take my check,now I... More
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