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Everglades Birding - Private Tours

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Miami, FL
+1 954-319-1849
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Amazing Birding with Capt Dave Hunt

As a keen amateur wildlife photographer on my 1st ever trip to Miami I was looking for something... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dave F
Everglades Birding with Dave Hunt

Thanks Dave for a great experience. Without Dave we wouldn't have seen so many birds. He knew... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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At Everglades Birding,Capt. Dave Hunt, a certified Florida Master Naturalist, will take you on a unique journey where you'll see a wide array of birds living and feeding in their natural coastal habitat within Everglades National Park which is one of the top 10 birding locations in the World, according to many sources.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a keen amateur wildlife photographer on my 1st ever trip to Miami I was looking for something that would get me close to the unique nature of Florida, this certainly delivered. Organising the trip was made easy with same day responses from Dave and...More

Thank Dave F
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Thanks Dave for a great experience. Without Dave we wouldn't have seen so many birds. He knew exactly where the birds were. It was so exciting to see the dolphins! Great trip - highly recommend Dave Hunt. It's the best way to see the Everglades.

Thank AnitaH64
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My boss needed me to locate and photograph some rare birds in the Everglades. We googled "Everglades Tours" but all we found were overpriced locals who take advantage of the tourists. Luckily we found Dave Hunt. I was honestly expecting to see maybe 10 birds...More

Thank brascajp
Reviewed 19 March 2017

My Dad and I wanted an Everglades adventure centered around bird photography. We found Capt Dave Hunt on line, read the rave reviews and realized he is the ONLY expert in the Everglades capable of providing that trip. We met Capt Dave at the entrance...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We spent 6 hours birding the Everglades with Capt Dave Hunt, mid Feb. Dave is an excellent birding guide! He gets you to where the birds are in a quiet, comfortable boat. We also did a birding trip with Capt Dave Hunt on Lk Okeechobee....More

Thank LorrieTravels
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We went out of Flamingo in Everglades National Park at low tide on a rainy morning and were rewarded with the skies clearing and flocks of whimbrels, dunlins, and roseate spoonbills. Dave found a single long-billed curlew that we were able to watch preen (i'd...More

Thank 14Carol
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Two of us pent 6 hours with Dave in January. Left early in the morning from the Everglades visitor center and then off to Flamingo where we boarded his comfortable and well-equipped boat. Then we had non stop wildlife viewing with fabulous birds (I counted...More

1  Thank JaSherr
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Capt Hunt's birding and nature tour in the Everglades is an amazing 1st Class experience. I am an avid naturalist and amateur photographer with more than 10 years experience in nature tours all around the world and I definitely recommend this tour. Capt Dave Hunt...More

1  Thank pituamigo629
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Had a great trip with Captain Dave February, 2017 at Lake Okechobee. He is a wonderful guide - knows all about the history of the lake and the surrounding towns. He is the best bird guide and knows where to find the birds. He asked...More

1  Thank daveguy95
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Capt. David Hunt is dependable, friendly, and very knowledgeable about the Everglades and all the birds in the area. He was able to locate the birds I wanted to photograph and position his boat so I could take a good image. I would highly recommend...More

1  Thank Joel D
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Pamela H
4 January 2017|
Response from CMRussell | Property representative |
He can best be reached by email. Check out the website for comfact info. Trip advisor won't allow us to post anything with html or we site links. Sorry we can't give you more information here. Thank you.
Rita H
29 March 2015|
Response from Jacquie P | Reviewed this property |
Rita; I think you need to contact Captain Dave Hunt - he can answer your questions regarding seasons, best birding times, trips, and pricing. We need a break from winter in Illinois, so February works for us. Yes we saw... More
Hugh F
4 February 2015|
Response from CMRussell | Property representative |
Hi. Thank you for your question. Yes the time you are looking at us one of the best times of the year for birding in south Florida. For more information, including rates please see the website - evergladesbirding. There... More