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Aardvark's Florida Kayak Company

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707 N Citrus Ave, Suite A, Crystal River, FL 34428-3977
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Very accommodating and great day

We made an error with our reservation and turned up a day late. Aardvarks were very understanding... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jennifer F
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Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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A True Eco tour of St. Martin's Marsh from the Ozello Trail

Matt Clemons' background has afforded him an excellent knowledge set about the ecological basics of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
artgKanata_Ontario
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Kanata, Ontario
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707 N Citrus Ave, Suite A, Crystal River, FL 34428-3977
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made an error with our reservation and turned up a day late. Aardvarks were very understanding and provided us with the paddle boards at no extra cost. Before we went out we watched a video and learned about manatee etiquette - this was really...More

Thank Jennifer F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Matt Clemons' background has afforded him an excellent knowledge set about the ecological basics of the mangrove island-dotted shallow waters of this part of the Gulf of Mexico. We began slightly later (10 AM) due to a cold start to the day. By the time...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I really enjoyed this tour. The likelihood of seeing a manatee was fairly small due to the warm weather, but we still saw them. I really appreciated the company's respect for the safety and well-being of the animals. Matt was so knowledgeable about all of...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Will indeed revisit for a great eco-tour. If you are interested in the animals and the environment and the issues like us, we were elated.

Thank Jana T
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Our trip was a wonderful time. The guide, Matt, is very protective of the natural environment. He is so knowledgeable about the area, the birds, the springs and the manatees. It was a real treat and pleasure having him as a guide. My partner was...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing! Matt and Susan are so knowledgeable, we learned so much about manatees, knights bay, and the regional ecosystem. They took us plus our 2 and 5 year old daughters out for three hours! Amazing value. Amazing experience. Do not miss this experience!!

Thank Brittany J
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

we spent three hours kayaking withe manatees this week and were blown away by the experience. Our guide ws a naturalist who continuously educated us for the whole trip.Kayaking is tough on your back for three hours but he and the manatees made it all...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

The staff was amazing, very attentive, passionate, and friendly. Great experience being able to see the manatees in their own habitat.

Thank German B
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

kayaking with Aardvark was a terrific experience and a great way to see the manatees. We saw lots of them. The owners were friendly, helpful, informative. We learned a lot and had a lot of fun. I highly recommend it.

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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

We took a two hour tour through aardvarks with our 6 and 3 yr old kids. We had a great time. We will definitely do it again.

Thank Megan M
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latechkd
24 April 2018|
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Response from yakker1 | Property representative |
Depending on the tour (I like our backcountry tour) you can often see dolphins, eagles, osprey, tutrles, mullet, alligators in some areas, roseatte spoonbills, and wading birds of all types. Paddling boarding or kayaking on... More
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liz h
1 March 2015|
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Response from Kaat88 | Reviewed this property |
It is till early March, they say. So they are starting to move out. If you are lucky you can see some!
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