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Aquatic Wilderness Adventures

19783 E Pennsylvania Ave, Dunnellon, FL 34432-6077
+1 352-643-0524
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Waited an hour and still got no where!

We waited an hour and when a bus got there he loaded up and left to go somewhere else and said he... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Fort Myers, Florida
via mobile
Beautiful park. Great outing.

We took our grandchildren ages 6 & 7. We took the tram over from the information center and the... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
Brenda E
Morrison, Tennessee
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We rent kayaks, tubes, paddle boards we have shuttle service to take you up the river. Coming soon bicycles rentals and hiking tour.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible22%
7 Aug 2016
“Convenient shuttle ”
27 Jun 2016
“Beautiful river, good equipment”
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19783 E Pennsylvania Ave, Dunnellon, FL 34432-6077
+1 352-643-0524
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We waited an hour and when a bus got there he loaded up and left to go somewhere else and said he may be back in 45 minutes or so to get us but wasn't sure if he would even get us then. The cashier...More

1  Thank Tiffh82
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We took our grandchildren ages 6 & 7. We took the tram over from the information center and the boat back. What fun the day was seeing all the animals and reading about them. We saw a hippo and alligator show which the kids loved....More

Thank Brenda E
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Not sure why all the bad reviews. I think if you get to the place prior to 9:30 there are no issues getting checked in, paying for your rental and getting on the river. we did not use the shuttle service because they can put...More

Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We had a group of 30 people reserve kayaks and a launch time yesterday. One shuttle bus was loaded but there weren't enough seats for all of us so three people had to wait for another shuttle. When we arrived at the launch area we...More

Thank RV_Vagabond
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Aquatic has a nice shuttle service and tubing. We bright our own paddle boards and used them for their shuttle. Go early they get busy and only have three vans to shuttle people and tubes, kayaks and paddle boards.

Thank C4sup
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Rented a tube from this organization. Got there at about 9 AM. No troubles. Teenagers running the show, but very organized. Pretty inexpensive for a full days adventure. The river is relaxing and quiet. Not a lot to do except enjoy the tranquility. Crystal-clear beautiful...More

Thank Edipreta
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

My daughter is in town for a few weeks from Texas and one of her things to do is to float, paddle board down our beautiful river. So we stopped in to get our info for this Thursday float down.... The person in charge was...More

Thank catherine642013
Reviewed 6 July 2016

This unassuming place next to Swampy's Restaurant is the least expensive place to rent a tube, paddle board or kayak to explore the Rainbow River.You can launch right there or use the shuttle to reach other places on the river. The Rainbow River is one...More

1  Thank AscDac
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I was totally thrilled with the experience but upon return felt a bit ignored. I was uncertain where to leave the kayak and would have rated the experience a '5' had I gotten a bit more personality and assistance on completion of the journey. Please...More

1  Thank maggie m
Reviewed 26 June 2016

no order whatsoever, stand in random line, no sign with info, as no one there knows the routine. finally paid for 4 for shuttle after 30 min. then on to the next line, in the sun and it was a really hot day. waited for...More

2  Thank briammc
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Donna C
what is the cost of rental of tubing or Kayak? what is the temp of water at the end of March? How soon do you have to make reservations. We have a family of 6
10 March 2016|
Response from Susan V | Reviewed this property |
for a double, did not check on tubing due to alligators in the river ....I'm a chicken. We called for reservations three days ahead but wouldn't have needed to, its pretty much walk in. River temp does not vary as it comes... More