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River Adventure Tours

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Open Now: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Capt Irish Dave took me and my friend out scalloping and we had a blast! He’s knows so much about... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Amy L
Riverview, Florida
Quality, Friendly, Fun!!

We, spent a family vacation recently in the Crystal River area. River Adventure Tours had an easy... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Marcus F
Maitland, Florida, United States
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“captain gary”(4 reviews)
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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...more
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10200 W Halls River Rd, Homosassa, FL 34448-3411
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Capt Irish Dave took me and my friend out scalloping and we had a blast! He’s knows so much about the area! I will be scheduling another trip before the season ends and asking for Capt Dave again 😊

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We, spent a family vacation recently in the Crystal River area. River Adventure Tours had an easy to access, online reservation system and we set up The Great Adventure Tour. A 2 1/2 hour private boat tour of the Homosassa River and surrounding area. We...More

Thank Marcus F
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Lived in Florida all my life and always wanted to try this. This year I did. My only regret was not booking a “private” tour because it was my boyfriend and I with a group of foreigners who didn’t speak hardly any English nor were...More

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Gary B, Owner at River Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

We're very sorry to hear about your experience and this reason right here is why we only operate private tours! Unfortunately, you have the wrong company. We're River Adventure Tours and I do believe you might be trying to review River Ventures. Our company does...More

Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

My wife, 10 and 6 year old daughter and myself went scalloping for the first time and thank goodness it was with Captain Gary (JR). He was so patient with my young kids and became their best friend. Not only did he make sure we...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

The crew was very friendly. They try to give you best possible experience. JJ and David were great, they were entertaining, talking about the animals, while they were looking for manatees. Very nice experience, saw manatees from close :).

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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Recently my Dad and I got into contact with Captain Gary and his River Adventures. We decided to compete in the Cobia Big Fish Tournament, as a team, out of Homossassa Fl. At the end of the weekend we caught over 16 different species of...More

Thank dawsonshreiner
Reviewed 25 March 2018

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

Thank betsa122
Reviewed 22 March 2018

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

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 28 February 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

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 25 February 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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Richard C
27 June 2018|
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Response from YankeeSuncoaster | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can self launch at this location which I highly recommend. I think they only charge $5 but check with them to be sure. The free public boat launches are more than a mile down river in the hub of large watercraft... More