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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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Good Pick! Great enhancement to our vacation.

Staying at a beach house and wanted to do something exciting. What a great time! Had trouble choosing which airboat company, read tons of reviews and chose Florida Cracker... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Staying at a beach house and wanted to do something exciting. What a great time! Had trouble choosing which airboat company, read tons of reviews and chose Florida Cracker. Captain Lawrence was a great choice! 1) He is well educated on everything you will see and good with the boat. We were never scared. 2) He is a gentleman. Courteous,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

Had a wonderful tour, we seen tons of alligators. All the information was very interesting, even about the birds and plants. Highly recommend this.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Took my 80yr old grandparents & 11yr old twins, they loved it! Captain Lawrence is full of gator knowledge and fun facts about the wildlife and history, he's a true local and you can tell he loves what he does.. we saw tons of wildlife and the ride was so smooth. He answered all of our crazy questions and had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Awesome airboat guide and tour! Captain Lawrence is a true genuine local guy with lots of knowledge and makes his trip well worth it! Wouldn't consider any other company!! Highly recommended!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Seriously just read all the other reviews I lived in the Everglades and have been on numerous airboats none compare to Florida cracker or captain Lawrence his knowledge of the area is extensive

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Sebastian, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

As per usual we love to take our friends and relatives for a tour with Lawrence at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides. He is a knowledgeable , personable person that really teaches so much to his clients about the marsh's history and its inhabitants both animal and plant . Today's tour certainly wasn't without it's own excitement. Bill O

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

All I can say.....no matter how many times you go out with Capt Lawrence it is a trip to remember !! Daughter visiting from Connecticut and we knew she would Love this trip...and she did ! Can't wait to go again when we have family and friends visit !!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

We knew we picked the right airboat ride when we showed up and the others on our boat were all locals or people who had been before. It was so much fun! We saw adult and baby alligators, one even 11ft long! We saw tons of birds and beautiful flowers. Our guide knew so much about it all. We had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

I took this tour while vacationing in Vero Beach and had a great time! Thankfully I called in advance to make a reservation. I was very grateful that I did because I made a lot assumptions about the available times of the tour. I assumed that tour could be taken throughout the day but was informed that the weather determined... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

My wife wanted to do something different for our 18 year son son with autism. She found Florida Cracker Airboat Rides on line and booked an early Sunday morning trip. It was fantastic and our son loved it. Captain Lawrence was great. We saw more wildlife in an hour than we've seen in a month and Lawrence was extremely knowledgeable... More 

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