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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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Awesome!!

Our family (2 adults and 2 teenage girls) went on this tour in August. It was awesome. We had never... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
hernfam
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Herndon, VA
Nice experience!

My family and I enjoyed an adventurous excursion with Captain Lawrence today. My daughter is 9... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
NicoleCan
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Massapequa, New York
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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 3 weeks ago

Our family (2 adults and 2 teenage girls) went on this tour in August. It was awesome. We had never been on an airboat before this tour and are so glad we decided to do it. Capt. Lawrence was fantastic. He is very knowledgable and...More

Thank hernfam
FLCracker02, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are glad you chose to go with us & enjoyed our tour, Thank you!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I enjoyed an adventurous excursion with Captain Lawrence today. My daughter is 9 years old and he was so friendly and outgoing and whitty that he made her feel very comfortable, as she was a little nervous. We only managed to see...More

Thank NicoleCan
FLCracker02, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We always want to make sure everyone is comfortable & enjoys the tour. In the summer months you have to go very early to see a lot of gators due to the heat, that's just Mother Narure, we try to find as many as we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have wanted to take an airboat excursion since we moved to Florida 14 years ago. The operator was highly recommended and we were very pleased with this adventure. Easy to book with super nice people who care about us and this amazing Florida environment.

Thank noexcuses4ME
FLCracker02, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad you checked this off your bucket list & were able to see some of "Old Florida" in its natural habitat. Thank you!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After a week in Vero area, decided to try something a little different and SOOO glad we did. Our family of 5 (kids 12-19) all had the best time. My 19 yo, who has been on some intense outdoor experiences with scouts (Philmont and Seabase)...More

Thank Kim B
floridacrackerai2017, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kim, We are so glad that you all enjoyed our tour, we love what we do! Thank you!!

Reviewed 6 August 2017

This is the best way to spend a morning. Captain Lawrence is amazing and goes above and beyond to give you a great experience. Always in awe of what he can find and how much he knows about the area. You can tell by his...More

1  Thank Tammie K
floridacrackerai2017, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Tammie, I enjoy seeing you & your husband every year, Thank you!

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

You will be informed and entertained way beyond what you would expect for the cost. You will see more gators and learn about other wildlife than you'd expect for the time on the water

Thank jsokolnicki
floridacrackerai2017, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so happy that you enjoyed learning about this environment & enjoyed our tour! Thank you!!

Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Captain Lawrence was amazing...did a great job showing my family & I the sights. I called two days before to reserve my spot over the phone...they were nice enough to text me specific directions. I was nervous about attire, footwear, if we'd get wet &...More

1  Thank aircoaster78
Delsey K, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

We are so glad that you all enjoyed it & that it also helped with the directions being texted to you. We enjoy sharing what we love to do & have done our whole lives. Thank you!

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Captain Lawrence was a terrific on our airboat tour. He is very knowledgeable and friendly. Would recommend for anyone in the area to stop by and take a tour.

1  Thank Elizabeth G
Delsey K, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thank you, I love what I do & enjoy sharing it wIth you!

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Capt. Lawrence Kyzer did an awesome job with the air boat ride for me and my family. Lawrence is a native and very informative about the area. He was so good my son and I went a 2nd time 1 day later couldn't of had...More

1  Thank mjg733
Delsey K, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

We really appreciate you coming back a second day, it's nice to see that people appreciate what we do & the time we spend taking care of you. I'm glad you enjoyed it both days! Thank you!!

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Capt Lawrence provided a friendly and educational tour to our family. Clean. Safe. Highly recommend.

Thank dsteinsr
Delsey K, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

We are glad you all enjoyed our tour, thank you!

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ttmitz1989
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No! You are very safe with us!
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betsie t
10 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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