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River Adventure Tours

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10200 W Halls River Rd, Homosassa, FL 34448-3411
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Amazing kayak with the Manatees and other wildlife

My husband and I had a 3 hour kayak rental on Friday. It couldn't have been a better experience... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
betsa122
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Boston, Massachusetts
Fishing with Captain Gary

We went out fishing with Captain Gary on March 13th for Sea Trout and Redfish. We had a very good... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tim M
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Conveniently located near the head springs of the Homosassa River and at the mouth of the Halls River, we're kayakers and adventure seeker's dream destination for water related activity in Homosassa, FL. 10 minute paddle to the head springs of Homosassa and only a 2 minute paddle to the elusive "Old Florida" views of the Halls River makes our locations stand out from the others. Come experience our southern hospitality as we set you out on an adventure like none other. We offer kayak rentals, boat tours, manatee swims, fishing & scollop charters, floating table tours and so much more!
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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10200 W Halls River Rd, Homosassa, FL 34448-3411
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had a 3 hour kayak rental on Friday. It couldn't have been a better experience. Natalie, the staff person at the dock, had everything ready. She provided map, advice, and even was standing by to take our photos when we returned....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went out fishing with Captain Gary on March 13th for Sea Trout and Redfish. We had a very good time even though it was not all that warm out. We caught lots of fish while out in the gulf including Sea Trout and then...More

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Reviewed February 28, 2018

5 STARS from start to finish. Captain Gary gave us a VIP experience on his manatee tour and river cruise. Never been to the area before, Captain Gary helped me to plan a day to do all that we wanted to do, even creating an...More

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Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

We loved our trip. Gary did a wonderful job and even though there were not very many manatees out we had a blast. He also took us to see some springs that were hidden away. We will be coming back!

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Reviewed February 23, 2018

My husband has never kayaked before... add to that, he is not a big fan of anything to do with water sports. I knew that this experience would "make or break him" for future kayaking... I was lucky to have chosen River Adventure Tours!! Good...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2018

I am a professional photographer who teaches photography for Lindblad and National Geographic Expeditions full time on ships all over the world. I recently booked Captain Gary at River Adventure Tours for 2 days of private boat trips to see manatees and so much more....More

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Reviewed February 5, 2018

We have kayaked all over Florida and our day with River Adventure Tours was the best kayaking ever! Beginning with making a reservation with Breanna and continuing through with our guide Captain Gary, we were impressed with the professional, warm, knowledgeable and helpful staff! One...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Today went kayakking with our family and it was absolutely amazing! The trip was beautifull, we saw lots of manatees, but the best part were the super friendly owners/staff! Thanks for the amazing experience!

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Reviewed December 13, 2017

We rented a villa nearby at Tradewinds Homasassa River Resort, and Gary dropped off the kayaks right by our place. The weather turned out to be nasty all day, so Gary worked with us to extend the rental so we could still get out on...More

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Gary B, Owner at River Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2018

Thank you so much for the kind words! It was great meeting you and I look forward to going scalloping with you!

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Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

We had such a beautiful and peaceful afternoon. It was an easy and scenic paddle to the headsprings of the Homosassa River. The kayaks were a good quality and had comfortable seats. Even though it was the day after Thanksgiving the river wasn't crowded with...More

Thank Jodi R
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Gary B, Owner at River Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2017

Thank you so much for renting with us! It was a pleasure meeting you and your friends and we hope to see you soon!

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