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Stumpknocker Tours, Inc.

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County Road 512, Blue Cypress Recreation Area, Vero Beach, FL 32966
+1 772-473-3825
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Spreading my grandmothers ashes

So i called to take my grandmothers ashes to her old ranch (Garcia Ranch). They accommodated all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wes G
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Best Airport Tour in Ver Beach

Most informative and professional tour in this area. The Captain has an plethora of knowledge... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
cgrasso206
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Vero Beach, Florida
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Captain Steve Hayes is the only Certified Florida Master Naturalist in the marsh that provides the most educational, exciting, humorous, and informative tour of the pristine headwaters of the St. John's River. On a one hour tour, you will see, and learn about the alligators, birds and flowers of the marsh, experience an exciting airboat ride thru the marsh, hear some stories that may bring a chuckle, or two, and I will bring you back safely. This is a great experience for all ages. Many that have been on this tour and have taken airboat tours around the state, and elsewhere, say that this is at the top of the list. Bring a camera and let's create some memories!!!
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County Road 512, Blue Cypress Recreation Area, Vero Beach, FL 32966
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So i called to take my grandmothers ashes to her old ranch (Garcia Ranch). They accommodated all 13 of us and made it a very special trip for my mother and the rest of the family. They are must try. I give them 10 STARS.

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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Most informative and professional tour in this area. The Captain has an plethora of knowledge involving the area. He’ll take you back many years and introduce you to the history of this fantastic area.

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Reviewed June 24, 2018

Love Stumpknocker Tours. Capt John and other staff are very knowledgeable and interesting. We saw alligators, osprey, numerous birds, plants etc. Tour is educational and fun. We thoroughly enjoyed it. Thank you Capt John for an exciting day. Children and Grandchildren really loved it. The...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2018

My mother, a Florida native since 1947, loves these folks so much she has been three times and insisted that we go when visiting. Well worth the time. Good time and a good education. Well worth the trip west of Vero Beach.

Thank Kent T
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Reviewed May 16, 2018

We learned a lot about the fauna and flora of Blue Cypress Lake, it was really interesting. Captain Hayes is really knowledgeable and we appreciated it. The tour lasted 1 hour and it was just us on the boat. It was 7 of us: 2...More

Thank Emma H
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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Captain John was awesome, knowledgeable about the wildlife and plants, saw a bunch of Gators, many osprey, and countless other birds fish and whatnot. My first airboat ride, won't be my last, and he and Stumpknocker has earned my loyalty. Pleasant, friendly, informative, and just...More

Thank David O
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Reviewed March 28, 2018

Captain John Smith made the trip an experience to remember; His knowledge and humor were spot on. People on the boat ranged from age 5-85 and no one lost interest. The boat is a blast to ride and the surroundings are breath taking. Add that...More

Thank Colleen F
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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

We have never been on an airboat ride and we got more than expected. The guides were fantastic. They were very educated and we learned a lot about the plants and animals we saw on the tour. The guides were also very friendly and quite...More

Thank MidMICouple
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Reviewed February 1, 2018

We are from Michigan & decided to do the airboat ride this year since we have never been on anything like it before. If you're even considering doing an air boat tour, DO IT. And definitely, 100%, go with Stumpknocker Tours. The guides were hilarious...More

Thank Brittany S
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

We just finished an airboat tour with Stumpknocker's Capt John. It was a cool windy day but Capt John knew exactly where the gators would be, to the tune of 23. Not only did he find the gators but also was able to identify all...More

Thank Patricia B
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