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Caddo Lake Bayou Tours

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Come tour one of the most scenic and beautiful lakes in the South. Caddo Lake is approximately 26,000 acres of Bald Cypress trees, Spanish moss, abundant wildlife, and scenery that you will never forget. The lake has everything from swamps, bayous...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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449 Cypress Dr, Shady Glade Resort, Uncertain, TX 75661-2017
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

I would definitely recommend Rich McFarland to be your guide around Caddo Lake. He accommodated my spur of the moment request to take a tour and he made my experience completely enjoyable. His knowledge about the history of the lake was great too. I have...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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richardm8614, tour guide at Caddo Lake Bayou Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

thank you for taking the time to send a review,i enjoyed showing you the lake and I am glad you were impressed with what you saw.come again anytime.

Reviewed 4 October 2018

This pontoon tour was fabulous. I spent about an hour out on the bayous and Caddo lake. It was so peaceful and beautiful. My guide did a wonderful job. He shared so much history of this fascinating place and pointed out the different bird species....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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richardm8614, tour guide at Caddo Lake Bayou Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

i appreciate your review and taking time to write one,glad i was able to show you lake please come back anytime.

Reviewed 11 September 2018

There were four of us that went on tour. it was GREAT!! So very informative and interesting. Learned a lot of history about where we were. My sister and her husband were visiting from Chicago and talked about how much they enjoyed going on tour...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
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richardm8614, Manager at Caddo Lake Bayou Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

I appreciate you taking the time to write a review.i always enjoy showing someone the lake for the first time.i am glad I was able to make your trip enjoyable.look forward to seeing you on another trip.

Reviewed 10 September 2018

Rich was accommodating from the start as we were the only couple for the the Sunday am tour he did not wait for it to fill. Off we went, what a treat to have a guy that was so informative and knowledgeable ( and pleasant...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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richardm8614, Manager at Caddo Lake Bayou Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

thank you for taking time to write a review.glad you enjoyed the lake and that I was the one to be able to show you.

Reviewed 1 September 2018

I had heard of Caddo Lake but had never really made it a destination trip for any of my short trips around Texas. As a blogger, I made it a point to visit the Marshall, Jefferson, and Lake Caddo area. I called Caddo Lake Bayou...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

Great history and atmosphere!! We will return! Great great great .. also great trip .. great history

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Date of experience: August 2018
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richard m, tour guide at Caddo Lake Bayou Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

appreciate you taking time to send a review.Glad you enjoyed seeing caddo lake.It is a special place and hope you are able to come back.

Reviewed 9 August 2018

We were looking for an opportunity to get out on Caddo Lake but weren't feeling quite adventurous enough for kayaks. Couldn't have been happier with our choice. Having someone who knows the history of the lake and where to go was invaluable. We weren't out...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
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richardm8614, tour guide at Caddo Lake Bayou Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

I appreciate you taking time to write review.hope you enjoyed the trip and are able to come back in the future.

Reviewed 30 July 2018

This was a very peaceful, knowledgeable tour, I’ll do it again in the Fall to see the Beautiful Fall Foliage.

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Date of experience: June 2018
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richard m, tour guide at Caddo Lake Bayou Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

thank you for the review.You taking the time to write the review means a lot.hope you are able to come back in the fall.

Reviewed 30 July 2018

My wife and I meet with Rich at Shady Glade Marina and boarded his pontoon boat for a wonderful cruise of Caddo Lake and surrounding bayous and channels. Excellent guide and gentleman.

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Date of experience: July 2018
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richard m, tour guide at Caddo Lake Bayou Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

I enjoyed meeting you and your wife and taking yall on the tour.I appreciate you taking the time to write a review and hope you two will come back another time.

Reviewed 25 July 2018

My grown daughter and I had a great time taking the tour around Caddo Lake with Richard McFarland. Jr. as our guide. I was amazed at Richard's knowledge about the lake even going back to the history of Civil War days. He also stopped the...More

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Date of experience: July 2018
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richard m, tour guide at Caddo Lake Bayou Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

i am glad i was able to show you the lake for your first time.i enjoyed yalls company during the tour and hope you are able to come back one day.thank you for the review.

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