Lindsey is one of the few locals we have on staff here, she has done a lot of traveling, she possesses the heart of a gypsy
It's an exciting time here in Crystal River as the spring brings us sunshine and warmth, but also newborn manatees! So far this season we have had at least 3 babies born in the Bay, all healthy with doting mothers. One baby we are calling 'Tater-tot', the second baby we call 'Lil 'Stache' (as he has white marks that look like half a mustache) and the newest calf...
Anna was born in the Philippines, but grew up in St. Pete. Her heritage is important to her... Ana's father is from Puerto Rico and her mother is from the Philippines, so even though she is petite, Ana's a REAL firecracker! She is TRI-LINGUAL, fluent in Spanish, Filipino and English
Fortunately, there are many ways you can prepare for a trip that will keep you safe and on-budget no matter where you go. As far as traveling abroad, the UK and Australia are two of the most popular destinations, and both offer lovely beaches and sights that are unique to their areas.
This extends to her work here at River Ventures where her favorite part of the day is playing a small part in the life-changing experiences that our guests have
Even though we have made many positive adjustments already, we have a few more goals for 2019 that we will be putting into effect soon... and we want to encourage all other business owners to start making these small, relatively painless changes. Small changes add up to big differences!
This fundraising event is very popular and sells out quickly every year. We appreciate all the attendees who support our event by returning for a fun, informational and engaging outing! There were over 53 bird species seen during the morning tour...and spotting 53 species of birds in two hours is not an easy task in most parts of the world, it's just one of the reasons this area is such a hot spot for birders!
Erin was born and raised in Amherst, New Hampshire. Amherst is a small town of 11,000 people... that were excited to get their very own Walmart in 2002! It's also home to the Ponemah Wildlife Sanctuary and the Hodgeman State Forest where Erin first found her passion for Nature and exploration. She came to escape the cold winter of 2013, and hasn't left Citrus County yet! Her grandmother, who is also
Sheena's birthday is July 23, that makes her a Leo. Like most Leos we know she is confident, socially gifted, courageous, kind and of course, blessed with a beautiful head of hair. Currently Sheena has been working this head of hair into dreadlocks...
JJ, more formally known as Jeremiah Johnson, has been a kayak guide, a fly board instructor, a life guard and a professional photographer. He's been there for many of our weddings, celebrations and special occasions to record them via video, drone or still as 'Crystal River Photography'.
Gavin comes from a long line of fisherman and Captains, ultimately being a Captain is his goal as well.
Hand-Crafted Wines produced on site in Citrus County at our Crystal River Florida winery from the finest domestic and imported grapes and juices.
Rutabagas grew offers everyday low prices throughout the store. Grocery items are priced 10% off retail, and most vitamins are discounted at least 20% off suggested retail price.
Their cuisine integrates fresh ingredients with Asian flavors for a unique and delicious fusion of cultures. In addition to sushi and sashimi, we also offer a variety of dishes from different Asian cultures, including traditional Japanese, Thai, and Chinese.
Crystal River Florida hotels are close to a variety of attractions, and Crystal River hotel staff is committed to making your stay special.
Unable to find a good Italian Sub, we talked about opening a place of our own and then fell upon a golden opportunity here at River Safari’s and Gulf Charters in Old Homosassa, FL where we could provide Quality sandwiches featuring Boars Head Products.
Looking forward to another manatee season, officially beginning November 15th, we welcome you to join us for the adventure of a lifetime! Come for 2 days, or 3 days... experience all the wonder that the Nature Coast has to offer!
Most of the life of a manatee is spent in very murky water and they are also active throughout the night in the dark. For this reason, manatees do not need to have perfect vision and are reported to be practically near sighted, however they have receptors for both blue and green wave lengths allowing them to see in color and can therefore differentiate between random objects and luscious green plants to eat.
When Rhonda is not Captaining Ms. Manatee, you can find her digging into a great book of inspiration, traveling, scuba diving....and she LOVES music! She's also a big sports fan so you might catch her watching college football on Saturday to keep up with her Wisconsin Badgers or watching the Packers on Sunday. Shout out to all the other Cheeseheads out there!
Other than Mother Nature, manatees and growing food, Emerson's passion lies in music. Chelsea and Emerson have a traveling musical duo and are called 'Well Worn Soles'; they are FANTASTIC and the crew loves to go watch them play at Burke's and Crackers. He an a-typical Tauras; caring, kind and generous with the best of intentions. He's like most of us, saying that the least favorite part of his job is the early alarm clock ringer. He's never had a job where he had to rise before the sun every day!