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Everglades Backcountry Experience with Capt. Rodney Raffield

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102 Collier Ave, Everglades City, FL 34114
+1 239-695-4626
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A true Everglades experience

Capt. Rodney is a gentleman and a scholar. He's 6th generation and has a true bond with the place... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2015
Jeremy B
Birmingham, Alabama
Amazing sunset tour

We had a great experience on Captain Rodney's Sunset Tour. Captain Rodney took us through areas... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2015
David F
Apopka, Florida
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Enjoy the beauty and wild life of the Everglades on a unique fishing and/or wild life trip through the 10,000 islands with a 5th generation native guide. Capt. Rodney Raffield will take you to places unknown by most. Trips leave from historic Chokoloskee Island.
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102 Collier Ave, Everglades City, FL 34114
+1 239-695-4626
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Reviewed 7 August 2015

Capt. Rodney is a gentleman and a scholar. He's 6th generation and has a true bond with the place he calls home. He allows you to decide what it is you are looking to do exactly while in the Everglades. He's full of knowledge and...More

1  Thank Jeremy B
Reviewed 12 July 2015

We had a great experience on Captain Rodney's Sunset Tour. Captain Rodney took us through areas where we saw dolphins and manatees on our way to watch the birds fly in to roost. We have two boys under 10 and they both thoroughly enjoyed the...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Captain Rodney lets his knowledge of the area show when he took us out fishing. We enjoyed some of the most productive Sea trout fishing I've ever experienced and then it was on to the Grouper holes. Captain Rodney's personality was very enjoyable; he provided...More

1  Thank MwTyler925
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

I booked the half day trip as a birthday gift for my husband. We have always fished fresh water and this was our first salt water experience. Captain Rodney is very knowledgable of the fish and the area. He put us on some very good...More

1  Thank Tricia1102
Reviewed 3 July 2015

What a great day of fishing with an awesome captain. Captain Rodney put us on fish for an action packed day including a 5' black tip shark. You can't go wrong with this guy. I highly recommend him!

1  Thank Diane941
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Had a ball caught some fish. Great time, caught trout, red and snookie. Rodney was really good with us who had no idea about fishing.

1  Thank Blackyshark
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Rodney is a great guide for the area. He has lived his entire life here and was a stone crabber before becoming a guide. He loves his job and he definitely does everything right. He was extremely accommodating to meet our needs. I wanted to...More

1  Thank Shellqueen2014
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Capt. Rodney provided us with an experience that will be a life long memory. Seeing the joy on my dad's face fishing, watching the sunset, the birds roosting for the night exceeded every expectation I had. Rodney patiently answered our questions and provided us with...More

1  Thank Robert K
Reviewed 28 May 2015

We took our twin 9 year olds out for a trip with Rodney and all had a great time. He took us to several of his known hot spots for fishing, and moved us around regularly, which kept it interesting and kept us cool moving...More

1  Thank LaDonnaLovesVacation
Reviewed 24 May 2015

Our fishing trip to the Everglades with Captain Rodney was a wonderful success! He is very passionate about fishing and we caught fish after fish, which was so much fun! Then we changed over to catch redfish and any other species that we could engage...More

1  Thank sandy76269
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Fabio A
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Response from cindytherella | Reviewed this property |
He supplies all equipment, bait and licenses. u bring food and ur drinks.