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Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures

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“big cypress”(44 reviews)
“saw deer”(8 reviews)
“stop anytime”(3 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 2 weeks ago

This airboat ride was in the wilderness. We got to see the “Real” Everglades. There was a lot of wildlife to observe. Steve is polite, personable, accommodating , knowledgeable and has many great stories. This will be an adventure we talk about for years to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank LetsgoX2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would think there would be a sign, even just a small one indicating you have arrived. Instead there are several swamp buggies parked on either side of the road. If I was using the area to launch tours, I think I would’ve a better...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 346Betsy
Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The entrance is used by hunters i am not the only one,we do pick up the trash around and it is a county road,we are not allowwed by the National Park to have a sign of anykind. and all trips can be improved we work...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just had the best time on this tour with our tour guide Victor! It was a 4 hours drive through the Everglades. We saw alligators, turtles, deer’s and a lot of different birds last but not least the amazing nature and the diffentent plants....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Victor is a prise and one of the best tour guides around and i am happy to have his help,thanks for the great review he enjoys his work as much as you enjoyed the tour. thanks again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What great staff and a great experience! They offer out their equipment to non profit without charge. Giving back to the community is an amazing thing this company does.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Abraham C
Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We love the Parks and stewards of it,we will continue to help out and your welcome,also thanks for your work on the trails that so many people enjoy.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Captain Steve offers great tours of the real Florida. He really cares about the surrounding community and gives back to local non-profits. Ralph is an EXCELLENT driver and gives the best tours! For sure book then for your next visit to the Everglades.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 5 February 2019

Victor gave us four glorious hours filled with information, insights, humor, graciousness and just spectacular swamps - we came for the trees, flowers, birds and ecosystem and we were not disappointed for a minute. We recommend this trip - it was the best part of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 26 January 2019 via mobile

We’ve been wanting to take this tour for some time and we finally got the chance- so happy we did. Our driver, Victor, took us on a info packed tour of the wildlife filled swamp. Alligators, snapping turtles, and a variety of birds. We saw...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jillh421
Reviewed 29 December 2018

Timing was not great for seeing much wildlife, time of year and full moon. Saw a bunch of alligators, deer, and a variety of birds, Bobby, our guide was very knowledgeable and pointed out several panther and bear tracks. Highly recommend. I'll be going again.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bob B
Reviewed 14 November 2018

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

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
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Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

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

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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