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Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures

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“big cypress”(41 reviews)
“wet season”(7 reviews)
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...more
33000 Tamiami Trl E, Everglades City, FL 34141-2083
+1 877-871-5386
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Captain Steve provides the adventure of a lifetime. Ride in a handcrafted swamp buggy deep into the heart of the Everglades. See sights that most people only see in photographs and enjoy nature in it's purest splendor. Captain Steve will tailor your trip to your...More

Thank MichaelS15035
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So I planned to do a trip in May 2018.There was a fire and Captain Steve cancelled the trip and offered me arefund. Thats okay so far. But since then I am waiting to get my money back!!! I send all the information (he asked...More

1  Thank Jasmin M
Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dont get to upset I have initiated it so now it's up to the credit card company and that takes awhile sometimes, sorry for taking so long

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

My self and a few friends went out with Hiker on one of Steve’s swamp buggies and it was AWESOME! We called Steve last minute about an hour before sunset and he was able to facilitate a great last minute tour. The guide showed up...More

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Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Most of the time a late afternoon tour bvb turns out great.Allways look forward to meeting locals,your welcome looking forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 20 September 2018

Wow! I highly recommend this ADVENTURE! Our guide spotted bear, wild turkeys, alligators, owl and a huge variety of other birds and flora. He was super knowledgable about the area and very entertaining! A heartfelt thank you for the awesome day and hope to see...More

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Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2018

Each ride is different, as was yours I'm glad you got to see the wildlife,we always love it when we do,thanks so much for a great review looking forward to seeing you again. I LOVE MY JOB!.

Reviewed 18 September 2018

My family booked a tour with Captain Steve in early August. We have a fantastic adventure in the Big Cypress Swamp. Captain Steve is a very knowledgeable guide. It was a trip of a life time. Thank you Captain Steve!

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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We booked both a swamp buggy tour and an airboat ride. The swamp buggy tour is great for really seeing the Everglades as they naturally are. The guides were very knowledgeable about the flora and fauna of the area and will answer all of your...More

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Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

After a bad start of the day ( because of a sterter) things turned out great its always a joy to have troopers like ya'll for customers thankyou and am looking g forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 19 August 2018

I see so many people complaining about lack of animals, the conditions and the experience. Let me say as someone who hikes these swamps, Steve knows the swamps well. His expertise and good heart makes the adventure real, not some fake tour guide experience. 1:...More

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Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

thankyou for a good review,i love my job and love shareing it with others it was a great time youall are good people thanks again.

Reviewed 19 August 2018

Very knowledgeable ! Taught the history of the Everglades ! The plants and what they were or could be used for ! So much to see ! This is my second trip, no 2 are the same ! In 5 hours, never saw the same...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience and our driver Bobby was a hoot. If you enjoy the outdoors you should definitely do this for a family adventure.

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Victor was a lot of fun, and very informative, and knowledgeable of all the plants and animals of the glades. We loved our ride and will definitely come back at the end if the season to ride with Vic again !

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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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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