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Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service

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Address: County Road 512, Blue Cypress Recreation Area, Vero Beach, FL 32966
Phone Number: +1 772-563-0001
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Description: Come see real Florida on a true custom airboat built by Capt. Lawrence...
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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I had an excellent time seeing all of the things at the swamp! I had an amazing experience and the tour guide was very friendly an nice. Capt. Lawrence was great, he knew so much... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Bennett, Colorado
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Bennett, Colorado
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

I had an excellent time seeing all of the things at the swamp! I had an amazing experience and the tour guide was very friendly an nice. Capt. Lawrence was great, he knew so much about the swap and the animals! He was a very great captain and guy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

We saw many alligators and saw a lot of amazing sights and wildlife. I highly recommend this. Captain Lawrence was great and really knowledgeable. The airplane engine on the airboat really improves the experience. We had a great time, and everybody needs to try this!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

We had an awesome time Capt. Chandler was phenomenal as a guide and knew all the best spots to see. We saw baby gators rare birds big gators everything! We had kids ages 4,5,7 and 9 and none of them were bored at all! We HIGHLY RECOMMEND this service and plan on using them multiple times! Scheduling was easy and... More 

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Vero Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Excellent skills, excellent knowledge, good safety practices, quality sound system, boat in excellent condition. Polite and helpful. We live here and took relatives, we will go back as the seasons change. Chandler would make any parents proud.

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

What a fun time! Highly recommend this adventure. Captain Chandler will go overboard to provide a very memorable experience!

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Frederick, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We went on the earliest tour (7AM) with three adults and two teen girls. Everybody loved it! Initially, I was worried about silly things like would my camera get wet or fall off the boat (haha) -- but neither "danger" was a problem! Captain Lawrence was amazingly knowledgeable as well as in-tune to what we wanted to see. This is... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We took a family of 6 adults and 3 children between 3 and 6 on a tour with Captain Lawrence in early June. We've taken other tours in Louisiana that are much more touristy and go for schtick. Captain Lawrence offered so much more! You get the high speed ride, close up views of the Gators in their natural habitat... More 

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Vero Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This was an amazing time. Our guide and operator of the boat was informative, knowledgable , pleasant and just a really great guy. He knew those waters inside and out. He was patient , willing to stop to make sure that you saw whatever he was pointing out. It was my first time on the boat and I will definitely... More 

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Captain Lawrence was a great tour guide with impressive knowledge of the area based on his years of air boating, hunting, and observing. He thoroughly knows the history and layout of the area. The boat was beautiful and clean with excellent communication--well worth the trip. Beverly Yoshioka

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Severna Park, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

During a visit to Florida to see my sister-in-law she decided we needed an air boat ride. I am glad she did, because we had a great time and actually learned some things. Capt. Lawrence is experienced and informed, not just some kid hired to haul tourists. Given the location near Vero Beach I did not know what to expect,... More 

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Additional Information about Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service

Address: County Road 512, Blue Cypress Recreation Area, Vero Beach, FL 32966
Phone Number: +1 772-563-0001
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Vero Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 45 - 45

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