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Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service

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County Road 512, Blue Cypress Recreation Area, Vero Beach, FL 32966
+1 772-563-0001
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We had a fantastic time on our trip! Despite a little rain shower, we saw lots of wildlife... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
Liana H
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Callaway, Nebraska, United States
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Amazing experience!

We had a fantastic trip on the water with this company. The guide was outstanding - knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2017
PatriciaL6L
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Oakville, California
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Come see real Florida on a true custom airboat built by Capt. Lawrence. While gliding along and enjoying the sights Capt. Lawrence will narrate through talk around headsets. His vast knowldge of the history of area and the aqutic life will amaze young and old alike. With over 35 years of airboat knowldge and 8 years in the tour business with a perfect safty record he is Vero Beaches most experienced airboat Capt. Please take time to read some of the reviews from customers all over the world that have experienced what makes Florida Cracker so popular and keeps them comming back.
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County Road 512, Blue Cypress Recreation Area, Vero Beach, FL 32966
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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic time on our trip! Despite a little rain shower, we saw lots of wildlife including birds, turtles, snakes, and alligators. The guide was funny, accommodating and very knowledgeable about the area. We'd love to go again, I definitely recommend this company!!

Thank Liana H
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We had a fantastic trip on the water with this company. The guide was outstanding - knowledgeable, courteous, considerate and fun. He ensured we saw lots of wildlife and when a rain storm came up, he grabbed rain covers for everyone's comfort. I would highly...More

Thank PatriciaL6L
Reviewed 10 January 2017

It is not all about the ride - it is about the education that goes with it. I live here and it surprised me on how much I learned about the marsh.

Thank Nick G
Reviewed 9 January 2017

What a great way to show visiting Rotarians about the REAL Florida...We had a great time today and saw gators and birds and lots of stories were told...

Thank STTdeb
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I have only done one other air boat ride 4-5 years ago up in Melbourne Fl so don't have much to compare to.. I know there are many other operators in the area that offer similar tours..we chose Florida Cracker due to their excellent reviews....More

Thank MarciaB10
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Awesome tour. Very knowledgeable. Got to see alligators and osprey and lots of other birds. Highly recommend

Thank Kazbah100
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Went for a tour with Captain Chandler. He did an excellent job describing and explaining the history of the area and identifying many different species of wildlife.. saw lots of reptiles big and small.. I would recommend this experience to anyone of any age... very...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Not knowing what to expect we just hoped for the best. We were so totally impressed with this company and Captain Chandler! We will be brining other guest!!

Thank Debbie G
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Airboat tour was not only a lot of fun, but also very informative. Our guide Chandler has grown up on the marsh and knew exactly where to find alligators. He taught us all about the marsh and it's inhabitants. You also get to go fast...More

Thank TravelToLive97
FLCracker02, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Thank you, we are glad you enjoyed the tour as well as the airboat ride itself!

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Chandler was amazing guide! He did everything in his power to find us some gators! I did not expect to get a complete history on the marsh and was happy to do so! He has great knowledge of the wildlife and encouraged us to ask...More

Thank abbierock
FLCracker02, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Thank you! You are right no ride is the same, some days you will see lot of gators & others not so many, but you do get to see the Mother Nature's beauty we enjoy showing you. We look forward to seeing you again!m

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ttmitz1989
28 May 2017|
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No! You are very safe with us!
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betsie t
11 March 2017|
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No it's safe & fun for all ages! Just give us a call to make reservations 772-563-0001
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June B
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Hi, The tour is located off of CR512 at the Blue Cypress Recreation Area in Vero Beach, there isn't an address because it's a public boat ramp. When you make directions I will give you exact directions. It's $45 (13 & up... More
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