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Address: 19783 E Pennsylvania Ave, Dunnellon, FL 34432-6077
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+1 352-643-0524
08:00 - 18:00
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We rent kayaks, tubes, paddle boards we have shuttle service to take you up...

We rent kayaks, tubes, paddle boards we have shuttle service to take you up the river. Coming soon bicycles rentals and hiking tour.

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Convenient shuttle

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... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 August 2016
Merritt Island, Florida
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Morrison, Tennessee
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49 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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. We also got to see many manatees from the observation deck. We soent several hours... More 

Thank Brenda E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 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 you right on the river at the location and paddle up the river and then... More 

Thank Danielle B
Anywhere, USA
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115 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles 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 discovered we were one kayak short so I had to wait alone at the dock... More 

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Merritt Island, Florida
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10 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 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
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36 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 water. Only 72°, which can be nippy but refreshing. Recommended for fun family adventure. Good... More 

Thank Edipreta
Dunnellon, Florida
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27 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles 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 sitting and on his phone never looking up and seemed to us we were bothering... More 

Thank catherine642013
Ocala, Florida
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139 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 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 of the most beautiful in Florida. It is cold. clear and full of wildlife. Staff... More 

Thank AscDac
Key Largo, Florida
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72 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 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 be aware no alcohol is allowed anywhere on this trip (no coolers with beer, etc)... More 

1 Thank maggie m
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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45 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 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 another 45 minutes for ride. squeezed on the bus and then we were brought upstream.... More 

1 Thank briammc
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

Do not support veterans. Owners exercise poor communication. Husband owner needs some communication training. We wanted to rent a Tandem, when the wife owner offered to take us up the river and drop us off for an additional $10 + $10 entrance fee. She even told us it would take at least 4 hours floating back down. We arrived at... More 

1 Thank Alex G

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