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Gator Bait Airboat Adventures

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Address: County Road 512, Vero Beach, FL 32966
Phone Number: 772-766-2629
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Vero Beach's "premier" airboat adventure tour. Gator Bait is the...

Vero Beach's "premier" airboat adventure tour. Gator Bait is the fun, informative, and interactive tour for all ages. Our mission statement is to ensure all guests have a wonderful time experiencing the beauty of the marsh and its wildlife. We guarantee alligator sightings on our brand new custom built Floral City airboat equipped with talk around headsets. Call us today to schedule your tour and "See it with a Real Florida Native."

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Gator Rage - awesome

7 of booked the 8 am tour and paid the little extra to have the gator rage boat as it seats 7 passengers so we effectively had a private tour. Captain Bill was friendly and was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

7 of booked the 8 am tour and paid the little extra to have the gator rage boat as it seats 7 passengers so we effectively had a private tour. Captain Bill was friendly and was waiting for us on the boat ramp. If I am honest I was a little sceptical as to what kind of wilderness could exist... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a fun and exciting ride!! Our family had a blast, we learnt a lot and saw lots of animals!! Definitely worth it!!

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Auburn, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Captain Brian was fantastic. He has a great knowledge of all the birds and eco system. We all felt safe during our trip. Captain Brian found us some exciting gators. Gator Bait is the best in Florida.

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Vero Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were very lucky, our driver knew where the nests were and BOY were there a bunch of babies! Very knowledgeable driver. Gave the history of the area as well as fun facts about Florida and of course the gator! This is a worthwhile trip if you are looking for something to do. OH and don't be discouraged if you... More 

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CT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

For years I've wanted to do an Air boat ride. My husband surprised me. Gator Bait and Captain Brian did NOT disappoint. It was fun, exciting, interesting and yes educational!!! Captain Brian is very knowledgeable about the marsh, swamp and all the inhabitants. He answered all our questions and pointed out many things we would have missed. Great experience!!! Thank... More 

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West Sunbury, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must do in the Vero Beach / Port St. Lucie area. Captain Bill knows his marsh and everything that makes its home in the marsh. Do the Swamp Rocket Adventure for a personalized , up and close Eco experience. A great way to start the day in Florida.

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Thank Jim T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Area that tour is at is old farm, so there aren't a ton of trees, but tour guide was great and we saw lots of birds and gators:-)

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a trip I have wanted to do since watching Gentle Ben at home in Scotland as a kid and boy, it did not disappoint. Friendly, knowledgeable and skilful crew found the perfect balance of fun with the airboats and education about the conservation area they work in and which they are clearly proud of. We saw gators, fish,... More 

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Thank Gail S
Vero Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a good time gator hunting. The kids absolutely loved it. Our captain was well versed in the area and finds the wildlife for you.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The air boat ride starts 40 minutes west of Vero Beach. Not difficult to find but make sure to leave plenty of time as they love their traffic lights in Florida! The ride lasts for an hour and takes place on a man made lake teaming with wildlife. We saw plenty of alligators, cranes and other birds. We took the... More 

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