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Bayou-Outaouais

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1234 Rue Notre Dame | Parc des Pêcheurs, Gatineau, Quebec J8R 1J4, Canada
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You see airboats in nature documentaries, but getting to ride in one was very special. Marshes are... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2017
ohque
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Ottawa, Canada
Incredible activity for kids and bigger kids.......

We brought our 10 year old grandson + his friend for this 1 hour tour. The tour was informative... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2017
jeanmio100
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Ottawa, Canada
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The only one airboat tours in Canada ! Our tours are in a large marsh of 520 hectare in Gatineau, Quebec. Discover the richness and diversity of the flora and fauna found in Quebec's largest wildlife reserve. An unforgettable experience sure to please ! Bayou-Outaouais is a private AIRBOAT excursions for up to 08 passengers ! A one of a kind AIRBOAT adventure in Canada's own ''Northern Bayous'' !
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1234 Rue Notre Dame | Parc des Pêcheurs, Gatineau, Quebec J8R 1J4, Canada
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Reviewed September 17, 2017

You see airboats in nature documentaries, but getting to ride in one was very special. Marshes are difficult to explore, so it was a real treat to be able to go deep into one. We saw many Blue Herons and Kingfishers! Marco, our guide, was...More

Thank ohque
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MarcoAlain, Propriétaire at Bayou-Outaouais, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2017

Thank you 😊!

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Reviewed August 14, 2017

We brought our 10 year old grandson + his friend for this 1 hour tour. The tour was informative, entertaining, educational and extremely pleasant. Marc our tour guide & owner was very knowledgeable, pleasant and quite interesting in explaining the ecology, fauna and all aspects...More

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MarcoAlain, Propriétaire at Bayou-Outaouais, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2017

Thank you 😊 !

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

We drove up to Ottawa for a couple days and Bayou-Outaouais was our first stop. This was by far the best activity of our whole weekend. Marco is awesome and makes the whole experience worth every penny (and more). The went out of his way...More

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MarcoAlain, Propriétaire at Bayou-Outaouais, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2017

WoW thank you !!

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Reviewed July 31, 2017

This was a great experience! I went with my husband and another couple, and it was so nice to have a private tour of the marshlands! Marco is super friendly and very knowledgable. We saw some wildlife and learned about many types of plants. First...More

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MarcoAlain, Propriétaire at Bayou-Outaouais, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2017

Thank you 😊!

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Reviewed July 28, 2017

My parents were in town visiting my wife and I, and we were seeking a little adventure. We stumbled upon Bayou-Oataouais and it was an amazing outing !! Marco was very knowledgeable and friendly. We highly recommend taking a tour on Marco's Airboat if you're...More

1  Thank maxwellariss
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MarcoAlain, Propriétaire at Bayou-Outaouais, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2017

Thank you !! 😊

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Reviewed July 25, 2017

Kodoos to Marco for a wonderful experience. It was a cool day and he provided us with warm sweaters to keep out the wind! He is an extremely pleasant and knowledgeable young man. Definitely worth your time and money for a unique outing. Sue

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MarcoAlain, Propriétaire at Bayou-Outaouais, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2017

Thank you Sue !

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Reviewed July 24, 2017

A fantastic way to get an up close look at a natural wetland! Marco Alain is a personable and knowledgeable guide and Air Boat captain, certified by "lnstitue Maritime du Québec ''. He has great respect for the ecosystem and stops the Air Boat frequently...More

Thank Kay S
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MarcoAlain, Propriétaire at Bayou-Outaouais, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2017

Thank you !

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Reviewed July 20, 2017

A unique & Fun way to discover and enjoy our beautiful wetlands ! Very different and we enjoyed the ''ecology twist'' our guide gave to the tour. It is very nice to see some ecotourism in the Ottawa-Gatinea region. two thumbs up !

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MarcoAlain, Propriétaire at Bayou-Outaouais, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2017
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Merci Marie pour le bel avis !

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

Was looking for things to do around town and came across this tour...a fantastic & unique experience in Ottawa. Marco was a great guide and our family really enjoyed it, from our 12-year old to my 80 year-old father. Would recommend to anyone, young &...More

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MarcoAlain, Propriétaire at Bayou-Outaouais, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2017

Thank's ! 😊

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

We enjoyed viewing this spectacular set of marches and habitat guided by good-spirited Marco on his remarkable, clean and comfortable air boat. Watch out for frogs, turtles, cormorants, and more. And all this just a short drive by Ottawa-Gatineau area. All booking and reception were...More

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MarcoAlain, Propriétaire at Bayou-Outaouais, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2017

Thank you 😊 !

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