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Everglades Backcountry Experience with Capt. Rodney Raffield

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102 Collier Ave, Everglades City, FL 34114
+1 239-695-4626
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Outstanding back country guide

we have fished with Captain Rodney before and once again he took us for a beautiful day of fishing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CarolPompanoBeach-Fl
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Pompano Beach, Fl
GREAT EXPERIENCE fishing and exploring with Rodney!!!

we had an awesome time with rodney..... had 3 kids - 13,11 and 8 and he knew ALL the best fishing... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
susie7505
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Redmond, Washington
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Enjoy the beauty and wild life of the Everglades on a unique fishing and/or wild life trip through the 10,000 islands with a 5th generation native guide. Capt. Rodney Raffield will take you to places unknown by most. Trips leave from historic Chokoloskee Island.
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102 Collier Ave, Everglades City, FL 34114
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we have fished with Captain Rodney before and once again he took us for a beautiful day of fishing in the Ten Thousand Islands. Rodney is an Everglades City native and knows the waters in the area like the back of his hand. He sets...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

we had an awesome time with rodney..... had 3 kids - 13,11 and 8 and he knew ALL the best fishing spots — and we caught all kinds of fish! Saw dolphins, sea turtles white pelicans .... HIGHLY recommend :) thanks for a great trip...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Captain Rodney delivered a great tour. Bang for the buck it’s hard to beat the personal touch. Even had the Dolphins following the boat. Great Job .

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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

I took 3 teenagers oon a half day fishing trip. Rodney was awesome. He patiently taught the kids with the right amount of involvement - helpful but not overbearing. He kept things moving. If the fish weren't biting, he moved us to another spot. It...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Enjoyed fishing with Capt. Rodney. Most of the guides that I have used also fish while they are guiding me. Capt. Rodney did not fish but watched to water and my grandson's and my fishing techniques. He told us where to cast and advised us...More

Thank George S
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Captain Rodney is very friendly and is a wealth of information. His tours are small, just my wife and I were on this one, so we got very personal service. Highly recommend him.

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

If you want to see 1000's of birds of different species gathered in one place take this tour!!! Capt Rodney knows his craft very well. He's informative and fun. We had a blast! A beautiful sunset cruise in the Everglades, seeing the wildlife and learning...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Wow! Captain Rodney really delivered on a two hour boat adventure. My wife and I enjoyed seeing manatees and even a calf cavorting and feeding in the sea grasses. He provided environmental context for the Everglades eco system and insights into the tidal fluctuations and...More

1  Thank UnBuenTipo
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Have been on both the fishing and sunset experience with Capt Rodney in the past so we felt sure his new, Sea Turtle experience would be great and he did not disappoint! We saw these amazing creature up close. The Capt seemed to know exactly...More

Thank Paige B
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

My wife and I booked a 6 hr tour w/Capt Rodney for a day of fishing, eco-touring, beaching and just plain fun. Being a 4th generation native, Capt. Rodney is extremely knowledgeable about the everglades area in and around Chokoloskee Fla. He is very personable...More

Thank Danny W
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He supplies all equipment, bait and licenses. u bring food and ur drinks.
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