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12189 S Williams St, Dunnellon, FL 34432-6054
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this pontoon boat ride. It was only $15 for an hour and free parking. A little nippy in February but that was when family came to visit. While the captain navigated, our host offered so much information about Florida’s waterways. We were...More

Thank gogousa
Reviewed 21 August 2018

I was looking for an activity I could share with my octogenarian parents, and this fit the bill. The boat dock is pretty to find and there is plenty of parking. The cost is only $15 for a two hour trip. The boat is a...More

Thank Debra M
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Captain Jon and his sidekick Andy were entertaining and knowledgeable! They took us first on the beautiful Rainbow River, explaining wildlife that we saw, plants, how the river has changed... then they took us on the Crystal River. The natural beauty of these waterways! Now...More

Thank Wolfnavarre
Reviewed 3 July 2018

My sister was visiting from Ohio and she loves being on water, this tour was the ticket. She can't walk much so this pontoon tour on two rivers fit the bill. John and crew are very knowledgeable and entertaining, the 1.5 hours go by too...More

Thank Carolyn R
Reviewed 27 June 2018

A fun and interesting way to see the Rainbow River and Withlachoochee River. We learned about the swamp waters, spring fed rivers, birds and eco-life in the area. The pontoon boat had plenty of room in the shade or sun, Captain Jon sang some great...More

Thank Edward M
Reviewed 18 June 2018

A great way to spend a couple of hours out on the rivers; the Withlachoochee and the Rainbow River viewing nature. Captain Jon is great at slowing down when wildlife comes into view so you can get good pictures. Having lived here since he was...More

Thank GigiB628
Reviewed 13 May 2018

I requested this river cruise from my (grown-up) sons for Mother's Day. We weren't too sure about the singing aspect, but they both agreed with me that the tour of the two rivers sounded very interesting. We had a great time! The weather was perfect,...More

Thank linnki
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Took this tour with a group of older ladies after eating at Gators restaurant across the street. Our guide, John, explained all about the wildlife we saw, the history of these 2 very different rivers, and kept us entertained with his songs and stories of...More

Thank piamama1
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Amazing ride in a 40” pontoon with plenty of seating, great history lessons of the springs and Withlacoochee River. And, the singing Capt Jim has an amazing voice and sings songs his momma wrote. Kid friendly and extremely affordable!

Thank Anita V
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This is a eco-tour of two of Florida's most picturesque rivers, the Rainbow and the Withlacoochee. Jon Semmes is an amazing guide. He has lived on the river since he was 9 years old and there was no question he couldn't answer. I lost count...More

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Sandy m
16 March 2018|
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Response from gogousa | Reviewed this property |
You can fit at least 15, whatever a pontoon boat can carry and the cost is $15 each.
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Sandy m
16 March 2018|
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Response from Cliffdweller2428 | Reviewed this property |
I think it can accommodate 20 to 30 people and I believe it was $15 per person.
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Response from terri f | Reviewed this property |
yes, there is a ramp provided.
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Phyllis B
5 March 2016|
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Response from terri f | Reviewed this property |
i wouldn't. they do sell water for $1.00. the trip is not that long that you couldn't eat before or after. plenty of places to find food. if you must, then i would suggest some sort of snack that is not in small wrappers.
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