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Black Hammock Adventures

#1 of 3 Tours in Oviedo
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Address: 2356 Black Hammock Fish Camp Rd, Oviedo, FL 32765-9510
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+1 407-365-1244
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Black Hammock Adventures is an exciting "Real Florida" lakeside...

Black Hammock Adventures is an exciting "Real Florida" lakeside experience like nowhere else! Our airboat rides will take you on a thrilling exploration of Lake Jesup which has the alligator population in of Florida near Orlando. Our airboats are U.S. Coast Guard approved and driven by Master Captains. Remember your adventure with a photo with a live baby alligator. Get 10% at the Black Hammock Restaurant using your airboat ride ticket stub. Great for the whole family!- Airboat rides- Free wildlife exhibit- Live Music every weekend- Lakeview Lazy Gator Bar - Gift Shop- Black Hammock Restaurant - Home of the Gator Tail in Town!- Located just a stone's throw away from Orlando's busiest attractions.Book your event with us! Our venue provides a unique backdrop for your corporate outing, wedding, birthday, field trip and much more.

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Exhilarating airboat ride!

I really wanted to see some gators during my vacation, and this was the perfect place. We went on a sunny March day with temps around 70, and we saw more gators than I could... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I really wanted to see some gators during my vacation, and this was the perfect place. We went on a sunny March day with temps around 70, and we saw more gators than I could count! Small ones were swimming in the water on the peninsula before we even started our ride. The airboat ride itself was more fun than... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are local and looking for an outing for Spring break so we booked a 30 minute airboat ride. It was so fun and educational! I don't remember our boat captains name but he was so kind to my 5 year old son. He was also very knowledgeable about the lake and the wildlife that lives there. Afterward, you are... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved every minute! Captain Bob is a wonderful guide and funny as well as knowledgeable! Thank you so much for a great experience on Lake Jesup!

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband gifted me an air boat ride for my birthday knowing how much I love wildlife and conservation. It was a bit too chilly and windy so we have taken a rain check for another day. They were most gracious to accommodate our wishes to come back and welcomed us to walk around the grounds. We will be back... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been on this tour a few times. It does not matter what time of year or time of day. Those gators come out and are very unpredictable. But they are always spotted! The guides are very intelligent and great with the kids ! We will be back!

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Thank Wehrli
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had such a blast! Would definitely recommend to anyone! We were able to see baby gators, huge gators, and all in between!

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Thank Riley E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely enjoyed the atmosphere! Our server/bartender laney was beyond exceptional! She was so sweet with our 5 year old son and was attentive and genuine with every guest there. One of the air boat captains(did not get his name) even let our son pet a baby gator that he was showing guests that attended an air boat ride. We will... More 

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Oviedo, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Airboat ride-never two the same. Go late in the afternoon and stay for dinner! Good for kids and adults as well! Weekends a nice bar dance floor with live band. Good adventure.

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Thank Randy S
Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Captain Steve took us on a thirty minute airboat ride around Lake Oviedo. He pointed out alligators and birds that live in the area. We asked questions and received a lot of information about the environment. Each person was given ear protectors to drown out the noise of the boat. After the ride, we had the chance to hold a... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

I live close by and when we have guest in town it's nice to take them there so they can experience Old Florida style, see the gators take a boat ride! They have a inside restauraunt or the outside screened in bar food area with live entertainment to enjoy as well

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