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Bear Paw Escape

2100 Bear Paw Ln, Marianna, FL 32448-7449
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Fun on the River

My family and I were in town and saw the good reviews. We went to Bear Paw without a reservation... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jmjack2017
,
Bradenton, Florida
Beautiful excursion!!

If you're looking for a cool trip to take and have about 4 hours to kill this is the thing for you... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
JoyRider73
,
Orlando, Florida
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible21%
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“black tubes” (4 reviews)
“rope swing” (2 reviews)
“spring fed” (2 reviews)
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2100 Bear Paw Ln, Marianna, FL 32448-7449
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I were in town and saw the good reviews. We went to Bear Paw without a reservation but the owner accommodated us. The four of us rented 2 canoes and we loved the 2 hr excursion. Highly recommend!

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a cool trip to take and have about 4 hours to kill this is the thing for you! Be prepared to do some paddling even if you opt for tubing as you do need to direct yourself at times to avoid...More

1  Thank JoyRider73
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is an opportunity to canoe or float in a inner tube down a branch off the Chipola River. There are Spring fed waters with a gentle current. It is relaxing and children really enjoy the adventure. One of the least costly and earth friendly...More

2  Thank ghostinthestudio
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

We wanted to check it out. However it was closed to tubing or swimming due to bacteria. The start off area was pretty and clear but we drove down to the end of the event where you get out and it was murky brown water....More

1  Thank Janice K
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

The company that I work for took us on this outing, so I am not sure what the cost of this trip was, but we paid at the main building, and I could see the river. The water was dark brown-muddy looking, so I was...More

2  Thank beachlover249
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We have been many times for tubing but took a kayaking trip today. The staff is friendly and the service is excellent. Prices seem tinge on par with similar offerings in other places.

Thank compugin
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

My friends and I, once again went tubing with Bear Paw Escape. The trip was amazing! The staff was very nice and helpful of where to go and what to do. I see all the bad reviews the place has and it doesn't make since....More

3  Thank Courtney J
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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Our group of friends was taken by Bear paw workers to Hinson creek to put in. My kayak started to fill up with water and it sank and I flipped. I called bear paw for assist to see if they would come pick me up...More

3  Thank lovey8
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

Third time this summer we are scheduled for this weekend. Really enjoy the personel and always have a good time. We take our time and make a day of it and will do it again

Thank Michael T
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

Went with a few friends floating down the river. Even though there weren't really any rapids, we still had a great time. Just be careful because some of the rocks are closer then they appear. Should take about 3-4 to get down river.

3  Thank floridagirl0496
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