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6001 Lake Trafford Rd, Immokalee, FL 34142-2331
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We took 2 couples visiting from out of town who expressed an interest in "seeing the everglades and maybe some alligators." This was a first rate experience - as long time residents, I can't believe we hadn't done it sooner. We lost count of the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ron F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second trip, the last being 8 years ago at the same time of year. We saw dozens of gators on our first trip but this time only 3 and they were submerged. The difference was the wind - we were dealing with...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 12345MN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had heard from a few friends that the Lake Trafford Airboat and Alligator ride was a good one to try. We have done them from Everglades City and along Old 41-Tamiami Trail. Each one offers a different perspective of SW Florida. Today did not...More

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

Captain Keith did a great job. Even on a day with less than ideal weather we saw plenty of birds and alligators up close and all along the ride. Very fun and informative!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank wildonyx2006
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a really great trip on an airboat here. Saw huge amount of birds and quite a few alligators. The captain obviously knew the places to go. Didn't look too special when we arrived, pretty low key, but definitely worth it

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ColinTPenn
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went here and were very glad we did. The actual time in the boat is about 90 minutes. Depending on time of day and wind you can see tons or just a few. The driver told us the gators love nice sunny days with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 672donaldm
Reviewed 14 February 2019

If you are looking for a bit of fun on a sunny day and don’t mind noise this airboat ride could be a good option. The company has several airboats that seat anywhere from 9 to 16 people. The folks on the phone and the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Cabdg
Reviewed 28 January 2019

Had a great time. Make sure you go when it is warm out. We only saw 3 alligators on our trip. The boat ride was awesome.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank craig c
Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

This was an amazing experience! Reasonably priced, friendly “real” people, We saw at least one dozen alligator, numerous species of birds, and turtles. Natural habitat and informative captain. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Inspire818350
Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

We had a group of nine who showed up an hour early for our airboat ride. The office staff were so accommodating and friendly. Our guide, Gator, was informative, friendly and safe! We saw over 100 alligators. They were everywhere. It is the last place...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Elizabethm966
8 March 2019|
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Response from craig c | Reviewed this property |
Drive from Joel Blvd, Alexander Graham Bell Blvd/Bell Blvd N and FL-82 E to Collier County 42 min (31.7 mi) Turn left Destination will be on the right
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Response from Jan0123 | Reviewed this property |
It was about an hour and half. We were able to see a lot of gators and even a baby. Never saw one in the wild before and lots of birds. I suggest going in the morning to see more wildlife.
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