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Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service

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County Road 512, Blue Cypress Conservation/Recreation Area, Vero Beach, FL 32966
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Seriously -> Just look at the reviews. 99% (should be 100%) EXCELLENT!

Great value! We had the whole boat for our party of seven and Captain Chandler was terrific. He... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dshafs
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Finksburg, Maryland
Crab balls ....yummmm

Nice outdoor seating (with restroom offsite, but close by). We stopped for appetizers only were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Renee P
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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 Conservation/Recreation Area, Vero Beach, FL 32966
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great value! We had the whole boat for our party of seven and Captain Chandler was terrific. He grew up there and knows that preserve like the back of his hand. When were there he had been on the water for 62 days straight. Great...More

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FLCracker02, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice outdoor seating (with restroom offsite, but close by). We stopped for appetizers only were not disappointed with the yummy crab balls!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic tour! So glad we did this with family visiting from Maryland during spring break. Captain Lawrence was great. He taught us so much about the wildlife and we saw tons of alligators. He made the ride so much fun and took us...More

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FLCracker02, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether you live in Florida or are visiting, see the hidden beauty of Florida through Florida Cracker Airboats. Captain Chandler spoke from his vast knowledge of his beloved Florida..even the gators were listening!

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FLCracker02, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family came to Vero Beach for the Easter weekend. We picked Florida Cracker Air Boat from the list available. We are so happy we did choose them!! From making the original reservation, to confirmation, to the actual ride/tour all was handled with great ease....More

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

Thank you! We are happy you enjoyed your tour with us!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a ton of fun and we also learned a lot. There are many airboat options, go with this one. Professional, safe and very very knowledgeable. Great driver with a great personality. We saw a ton of wildlife and learned a lot about the...More

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

We are so happy you chose to go with us, growing up here makes a difference in the knowledge we have for this area & enjoy being able to share it with you. Thank you!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the best airboat ride we’ve been on. Lawrence (the owner/operator) is so very knowledgeable about the area and wildlife! He truly cares for the area and wants to keep it safe and beautiful, unlike some of the others that operate there. We have...More

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

Thank you! I always look forward to seeing my repeat customers, as well as new ones. I love being able to share my knowledge of the area I’ve know since I was a little boy.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Florida Cracker is one of the best airboat tours. Captain Chandler was amazing. Very knowledgeable, Fun and friendly. We saw many different alligators, turtles and variety of birds. The history he tells about the area is very interesting. Their airboat are by far one of...More

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FLCracker02, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you!!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is THE BEST airboat tour in the Vero Beach area. Lawrence is a lifelong resident and has been driving airboats since he was a teenager. He knows every bug, bird, and gator in the area and he shares his expertise in a fun and...More

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FLCracker02, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, I’m so happy you enjoyed my tour!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Chandler is great. If you’ve never been on an airboat ride he is the best person to guide you very educated, funny, nice and explained a lot to you. Been on multiple airboat rides, this was the by far the best one.

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FLCracker02, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It makes a difference when you grow up here & do something you love as your job, Thank you!

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em00re1
16 January 2018|
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Response from FLCracker02 | Property representative |
Hi! Our tours are an hour long. Please call for reservations 772-563-0001.
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ttmitz1989
28 May 2017|
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Response from Delsey K | Property representative |
No! You are very safe with us!
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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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