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Captain Ron's Gator Park, Petting Zoo and Botanical Gardens

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3846 Fm-2198, Uncertain, TX
+1 903-789-2100
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Fabulous Tour of Caddo Lake

We loved the Swamp tour of Caddo Lake with Captain Ron and his dog, Panda. Captain Ron is... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2016
Dana75081
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Dallas, Texas
Excellent tour of the lake

We had a great time with Capt. Ron on the swamp tour. It was informative and entertaining, Capt... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
Sara F
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Mansfield, Texas
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14 Sep 2016
“Fabulous Tour of Caddo Lake”
14 Aug 2016
“Excellent tour of the lake”
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3846 Fm-2198, Uncertain, TX
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+1 903-789-2100
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

We loved the Swamp tour of Caddo Lake with Captain Ron and his dog, Panda. Captain Ron is incredibly knowledgeable about the history of the area as well as the flora and fauna. He really knows his stuff and loves the Lake, which is very...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2016

We had a great time with Capt. Ron on the swamp tour. It was informative and entertaining, Capt. Ron obviously loves what he does and it shows. His sidekick Panda was adorable! Would recommend this to anyone who wants to learn about the lake and...More

Thank Sara F
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

We really enjoyed the tour of Caddo Lake! Captain Ron was very entertaining and knowledgeable about the area. You could really tell that he cared about the lake and the surrounding area. We really had a great time!

1  Thank Kristi S
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

We took a tour of Caddo Lake with Captain Ron. We had a wonderful time boating through the water forest. It was absolutely beautiful. Captain Ron was also entertaining (as he says - he's an equal opportunity insult-er). We knew his jokes were nothing more...More

Thank APark123
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Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

The hands down best hampton inn we have ever stayed at BUT also the most expensive!! Loved it but could have been a bit cheaper.

Thank Karen A
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Reviewed 1 September 2014

Captain Ron was rude throughout the tour and made an inappropriate sexual comment as I exited the graceful ghost. Caddo Lake is a beautiful lake and my family enjoyed our vacation but will never again waste any money on the tours provided by captain Ron....More

10  Thank Jamie0107
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Reviewed 14 July 2014

Captain Ron invited us to visit his Gator Park while we were on the Graceful Ghost steamboat. We were delightfully surprised! Although the petting zoo is no longer open, the gators are something to see. Captain Ron told us all about them and gave my...More

4  Thank etaravella
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Reviewed 23 June 2014 via mobile

This was just a great place for my family to go. We love how everything was set up. Great things to see and enjoy. Will definitely go back

4  Thank Rachelle S
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Reviewed 18 March 2014

We spent a couple of nights at the gator park and zoo as a getaway. We expected a botanical garden and several animals, including gators. We got to see the gators, but our timing, tail end of winter, was off, so we didn't see much...More

4  Thank Fernane
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Reviewed 7 July 2013

We stayed at Captain Ron's Gator Park Lodge (The Lazy Gator Lodge) which is an old church converted into a "cabin". With our stay, we had unlimited entrance to the gator park , botanical gardens, and petting zoo! So much fun. We woke up to...More

2  Thank MisteeDye
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