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Address: New Smyrna Beach, FL
Phone Number: +1 386-409-9325
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Just took the Turtle Mound River tour c yesterday. Very enjoyable and informative! Saw many Manatees and got great pics. The captain had a lot of good info about the area and his... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 September 2016
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CALIFORNIA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Just took the Turtle Mound River tour c yesterday. Very enjoyable and informative! Saw many Manatees and got great pics. The captain had a lot of good info about the area and his personal experiences with the local wildlife. Highly recommend!

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Scott Depot, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

I called Captain Pete to schedule the Eco Tour for our family of four and he was great to deal with. We arrived at JB's Fish Camp to meet Captain Pete on the boat. It was really nice having the boat to ourselves. Pete was very knowledgeable about the area and we saw Dolphins, Manatee and other wildlife. Captain Pete... More 

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Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

My family just loved this outing on the boat!! Our captain was so friendly and helpful and we liked it that we could stop on an island and swim and have some fun!! We saw many dolphins which made it fun for the kids! We would recommend this trip highly!!!”

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

Booked this trip with though a groupon voucher which are sometimes misleading. BUT this was a great trip through the Indian River Lagoon in New Smyrna. It was approximately 2 hrs long. We have been on several boat tours around the area and Florida and I have to say this was one of the better ones. There were plenty sightings... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

Took four kids to see wildlife and we were not disappointed. Manatees, dolphin, a bald eagle and a white pelican. Enjoyed Captain Bill's knowledge of the waters and tide and kindness in making sure we all had a lovely morning. The T shirts are the best also!! Thank you so much! We made happy family memories.

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Olathe, Kansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

We took my parents (70's) on this tour last Sat afternoon and it was really a nice time. Our captain and Vanessa were very nice and made everyone feel welcome. We had the chance to see manatees and a few dolphins as well as enjoying some sea birds and hear more about the area. It was REALLY nice that you... More 

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Zhuhai, Tangjiwan, Guangdong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

We had a wonderful time with Captain Pete! He made our boat trip a relaxing, fun-filled afternoon for the grandparents, us and the kiddos. He supplied a life jacket for the 4 year old; got both kids involved in driving the boat; and engaged all of us in conversation about the wildlife, the area, and anything we wanted to chat... More 

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CT
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

The Captain and mates were fantastic! We saw lots of dolphins and learned lots of history! Bring your coolers, sunscreen and have a great time!

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Leland, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015

Captain Pete was the best. He was unfailingly polite and knowledgeable. He knows where the manatees congregate in the summer, where to find the dolphins, and took us to a beach where my teenaged nieces could pick up and hold hermit crabs. What a thrill. He knew all the wildlife in the lagoon system, including where Ospreys had nests. We... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

I have taken pontoon boat tours with Captain Pete several times with my family, and every experience is wonderful! Cpt. Pete is a knowledgeable tour guide, friendly and fair with pricing. He has wonderful half day trips, and we bring our own cooler. I highly recommend Cpt. Pete and Turtle Mound Tours. Can't wait to be back!

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