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C&G's Big Cypress Swamp Buggy Tours

Concho Billie Trail, Chokoloskee, FL 34138
+1 239-695-4756
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Big Cypress Swamp Buggy Tour

This tour was so good that I want to bring my brother when he comes to Florida to visit. My family... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
Carolee B
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Palm Harbor, Florida
Fantastic way to see Big Cypress

This has got to be the best way to see Big Cypress - you ride a swamp buggy (multiperson roofed ATV... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2016
juanbatlle
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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We are partnered with the Big Cypress National Preserve to run a 4 hour tour into the backcountry in our comfortable 6 passenger buggy and view nature from a safe distance. The mornings are beautiful in the swamp and the sunsets are breath-taking.
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Concho Billie Trail, Chokoloskee, FL 34138
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Reviewed 7 January 2017

This tour was so good that I want to bring my brother when he comes to Florida to visit. My family and I went on C&G's Swamp Buggy Ride and Down South Airboat Ride and I'm so glad we did both because they are so...More

Thank Carolee B
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This has got to be the best way to see Big Cypress - you ride a swamp buggy (multiperson roofed ATV with the platform about 5 and a half feet off the ground) through the trails in the Preserve. Shannon was great -- he pointed...More

Thank juanbatlle
Reviewed 21 March 2016

My wife and I did the tour with Capt. Shannon Brown today. This is the best way to experience the Everglades. Shannon's knowledge and experience made the 3 hour tour enjoyable and educational. I would recommend it to anyone interested in a natural wildlife experience...More

Thank Tom1394
Reviewed 3 February 2016

My first time actually "in" the Everglades could not have been better thanks to Chris Shannon and his Big Cypress Swamp Tours! Chris' knowledge of the animal and plant life was extraordinary. When coupled with his "native" knowledge of the region and its people/personalities it...More

Thank Danny B
Reviewed 31 January 2016

This trip is a must if you really want to see and understand what's going on in the Everglades. Captain Shannon truly understands the Everglades and artfully brings it all to life with stories and anecdotes about life in the Glades. Ask him to tell...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 27 August 2012

We took this tour with Chris, who was so personable. He has so much knowledge about the area that we were asking for more! The ride itself was filled with beauty and total enjoyment. This is something I have always wanted to do if ever...More

1  Thank dbtravelor
Reviewed 6 September 2011

wow this tour is great.Four hours just flies by, there is so much to see and explore. Our kids had a great time.We will be taking it again next year. Our guide was full of imformation and is a Native. I found it very Interesting...More

Thank LAalabamagirl
Reviewed 1 September 2011

We went on the first day of opening after the swamp had been closed for 60 days for fires. Got off to a little late start and some engine overheating, but Chris was super nice and kept his cool while getting the swamp buggy running...More

Thank Seash3ll
Reviewed 28 May 2011

We recently spent a few days in Everglades City and wanted to take a look at Big Cypress Preserve because it is so huge and unlike anything we are used to. The swamp buggy we were taken in fitted 5 adults (including the driver) and...More

1  Thank LavenderLil1812
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