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A Cajun Man's Swamp Tours

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251 Marina Dr, Bob’s Bayou Black Marina, Gibson, LA 70356
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Wonderful, safe and informative

We brought our three year old twins to our trip and he made it a wonderful trip for us all! We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Erik M
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San Diego, California
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Fun and informative tour

We learned so much history and saw so much wildlife ---gators, bald eagles, all kinds of birds... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
NhWishfultraveler
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“swamp tour”(51 reviews)
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Cruse quietly inside the most beautiful swamps and bayous with Spanish moss Louisiana has to offer. We feed plenty of alligator friends along the way daily and you will see lots of wildlife and many bird species. Regular tour times are at 10:30 a.M...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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251 Marina Dr, Bob’s Bayou Black Marina, Gibson, LA 70356
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"bald eagles"
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"captain billy"
in 9 reviews
"swamp tour"
in 51 reviews
"his knowledge"
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"unique beauty"
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"gator hunting"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 7 reviews
"cypress trees"
in 6 reviews
"feed the alligators"
in 4 reviews
"south louisiana"
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"their natural habitat"
in 3 reviews
"bayou country"
in 2 reviews
"all ages"
in 8 reviews
"an unforgettable experience"
in 2 reviews
"hour tour"
in 7 reviews
"recommend this trip"
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"spanish moss"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We brought our three year old twins to our trip and he made it a wonderful trip for us all! We learned so much about the plants, animals and culture and had a lot of fun doing it. The alligator feeding was especially fun and...More

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CAJUNMAN1, Owner at A Cajun Man's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Friend, Thanks for the Awesome review !!! You have a beautiful family and it was a pleasure meeting ya'll. I am so glad ya'll had a great time, I hope to see ya'll again soon. Capt. B. Gaston

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We learned so much history and saw so much wildlife ---gators, bald eagles, all kinds of birds. Captain Billy has lived in bayou country all of his life and made the tour fun telling us his personal experiences, like how he accidentally caught a huge...More

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CAJUNMAN1, Owner at A Cajun Man's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Friend, Thanks for the Awesome review !!! It was a pleasure meeting you guys and I hope to see ya'll again soon. The best part of my job is meeting people like you. Ayeeee Sha' ! Thanks again, Capt. B. Gaston

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

The tour is slow moving through quiet bayous. We have the opportunity to see quite some wildlife, including many alligators, eagles, all kinds of birds. In spring everything is fresh, smells wonderfully, and there are very few people. The guide knows very well his ways...More

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CAJUNMAN1, Owner at A Cajun Man's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Hi Friend, Thank you for the awesome review !!! It was so nice to have met you, it was a beautiful day with good people from all over the world. I hope to see you again soon. Thanks Capt. B. Gaston

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Captain Billy is passionate about the outdoors particularly the Bayou. He is very knowledgeable and explains things in an informative and fun way. When we went young families were also along and they really enjoyed the tour also. I would recommend this tour to anyone....More

Thank Dave G
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CAJUNMAN1, Owner at A Cajun Man's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Hi Friend, Thanks for the Awesome review !!! Thanks for joining us on the Swamp Tour that day, it was a pleasure meeting you guys. We did have a great tour and a great time. It is only going to get better as the weather...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Don't miss this one! Capt. Billy has some amazing stories to tell about his personal experiences in the bayou country and the props to make them real. He pulls into an area and calls the gators, believe it,out of their lairs and off the banks....More

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CAJUNMAN1, Owner at A Cajun Man's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Wow ! What an Awesome review !!! Thank you so much, It was a pleasure meeting you guys for sure. We had a great tour and a great time because of people like you, ya'll made me feel like family. February through May is without...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

This was awesome. Seeing the eagles majestically perched in the top of a tree or flying around the boat after Captain Billy called to them was incredible. Then seeing alligators up close in their natural environment was truly an unforgettable experience. Captain Bill truly loves...More

Thank Jan B
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CAJUNMAN1, Owner at A Cajun Man's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Hi Friend, Yes, I do love what I do and the area that I grew up in, but what I really love is meeting great people like you and everyone on the boat was awesome. It is a blessing to be able to show the...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Absolutely beautiful. An abundance of eagles in their natural habitat feeding their young. Captain Billy is fantastic. Highly recommended for all ages.More

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CAJUNMAN1, Owner at A Cajun Man's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Hi Friend, Thank you for the awesome review !!! It was really nice meeting ya'll and we did have an awesome tour, plenty of Eagles, Birds, Alligators and beautiful scenery. I believe the Bayou Black/Gibson area is one of the most Beautiful places on earth....More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Fabulous tour with Captain Billy Gaston. Just at the brink of spring,cypress trees leafing out, alligators moving out into the warm sun, multiple bird species, turtles,raccoons- But oh those majestic Eagles!!! Breathtaking photo ops. Nests with baby eagles, Mom and Dad nearby to feed and...More

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CAJUNMAN1, Owner at A Cajun Man's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Hi Friend, Thanks for the Awesome review !!! I think this years Eagle Photography tours and swamp tours has been Awesome ! But what really makes these tours great is people like ya'll from all over the world. "I love my job" ! I hope...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Captain Billy is the best. He provided us with a great deal of information about the bayous, canals and swamps, in a warm and friendly way. He truly loves what he's doing, and gets great enjoyment from informing visitors about his corner of the world....More

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CAJUNMAN1, Owner at A Cajun Man's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Hi Friend, Thank you so much for the Awesome review !!! It was a pleasure meeting you guys, I feel I made new friends that will last a lifetime. The best part of my job is meeting great people like ya'll everyday from all over...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

This was a show stopper!!!!! Captain was great, easy ride, plenty of information. Would & could slowly ease up to creatures. Pictures were so good. The whole trip was WELL worth the time and investment, plan to go back in Feb 2018, all thumbs up!!!😉👍👌More

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CAJUNMAN1, Owner at A Cajun Man's Swamp Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thanks Friend for the Awesome review !!! It's always a pleasure to have professional and amateur photographers on the boat, their passion and love that we all share for the Eagles, birds, and wildlife is what makes my job so awesome. We will have many...More

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Mike G
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They do not take credit cards
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$25 per person and they do not take credit cards
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