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Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures

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“big cypress”(41 reviews)
“saw deer”(7 reviews)
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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...more
33000 Tamiami Trl E, Everglades City, FL 34141-2083
+1 877-871-5386
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Reviewed yesterday

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 6 days ago 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 5 days ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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.

Thank barbied73
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 !

Thank Steve X
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Loved the tour guide, Shelly. She was very funny and nice and fun to talk to. We saw a bear. It was soo fun. 10/10 recommend.

Thank eggsjill
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I went with a large group through Big Cypress in Captain Steve's Buggies. Captain Steve was not our driver, but I did meet him briefly and he was very friendly. Our driver was Bobby who was very funny and told good anecdotes about the area....More

Thank Gabriela B
Reviewed 1 April 2018

As the website says, "If you are looking for a thrill ride, stick with the theme parks. If, you are looking to enjoy Florida at it’s most beautiful, this is the trip for you." Our private tour was wonderful. Saw some wildlife, but the scenery...More

Thank DutchLace
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We went on a swamp buggy tour a couple years ago and decided this year to take my mother-in-law because of the great experience we had the last time. We had Otis again as our guide and he is fantastic, very knowledgable. He provided us...More

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4 March 2017|
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Response from Steve M | Property representative |
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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Response from Steve M | Property representative |
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