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Rum 138

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Great service food and music!

We've been to Rum 138 twice and each time gets better! What a great way to enjoy real Florida. Very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Daniel B
Silver Springs, Florida
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Great experience amazing staff, bad owner

An amazing time for friends, super fun great staff. Dana, Mike, the tour guide and one of the... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
West Palm Beach, Florida
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Kayak, Canoe or Paddle Board the beautiful Santa Fe River and visit the many outstanding springs it has to offer. We are located near Rum Island County Park, we have Paddle Sport rentals and will outfit you for a half or full day on the Santa Fe...more
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2070 SW County Road 138, High Springs, FL 32038-2652
+1 386-454-4247
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been to Rum 138 twice and each time gets better! What a great way to enjoy real Florida. Very friendly staff and great music waits at the end of your canoeing/kayaking trip. We will be back as often as possible!

Thank Daniel B
Doug J, Owner at Rum 138, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the kind words. We now have live music on Saturday nights and Sunday Afternoons.

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

An amazing time for friends, super fun great staff. Dana, Mike, the tour guide and one of the helpers were all great. It was super cool experience you should definitely do it! It is all fun and funny with the staff. Doug, the owner, was...More

1  Thank eldengallardo
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time at Rum 138 even in the rainstorm! Staff were incredibly hospitable and knowledgeable. Definitely coming back soon

1  Thank Gisele N
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Spent the morning kayaking the santa fe river. Had a reservation for 9am. Rum138 not fully prepared for us. Eventually we got on the river.....which is beautiful. Three hours later we called for pickup. Nobody answered the phone which rolled to a cell phone voicemail...More

1  Thank Sue P
Reviewed July 19, 2018

I used a Groupon for this experience and I suggest it. It is a fabulous deal and worth it in every way. First and foremost, the staff is wonderful! They go above and beyond to help you make the most of your experience. The Santa...More

1  Thank fl_jerm
Doug J, Owner at Rum 138, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Thank you for the kind words, We love Groupon, remember it is for first time customers only. However we will give you that or even better if you return with us again. We want you to come back as much as possible.

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

We visited rum138 last weekend, Dana was very knowledgeable about the river and what we should expect. She made us feel very comfortable even though we would be in a canoe with 2 toddlers for about 4 or more hours!!! Prior to our visit we...More

1  Thank Alannah D
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Such an amazing company! We went in and rented our kayaks. They delivered them to where we were staying and picked them up when we left. They would pick us up anywhere we wanted them to and they would take us back to any spot...More

1  Thank JILL F
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

We(5) women between ages 16-74 had a blast! We were hesitant because we have never done this before and Dana made us feel very comfortable calm and was very knowledgeable of where we would be going, what we would be seeing and what would be...More

Thank nancywozniak
Reviewed June 8, 2018

We went in May. Enjoyed quiet day on the river. My first time kayaking It was relaxing. My teenager enjoyed the day out on the river

Thank 152ginaw
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Great place for renting kayaks and getting you down to the Santa Fe. Their business is about a 5-10 minute drive down to the drop off point. You paddle down the beautiful river (stopping at the springs.. of course) and then call them when you...More

Thank Tammy O
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Melody B
August 13, 2016|
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Response from No1gsfan | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I didn't see this earlier. I'm not sure if you can use their shuttle but if you have two vehicles, you can put in at Rum Island and take out at the bridge. You can google Rum Island and follow the river to the... More
July 6, 2016|
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Response from DoozerLaFae | Reviewed this property |
During the busy summer season I'd call a couple days in advance--especially if you are trying to book for Saturday. If it is Monday -Thursday it is often less busy on the river.
July 30, 2015|
Response from Doug J | Property representative |
Absolutely, you can take them Canoeing and or Kayaking, We have both. Kayaks are for one or two people and are generally more stable than a canoe, we also have Canoes that hold two or three people. We have wide canoes and... More