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Gator Bait Airboat Adventures

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Address: County Road 512, Vero Beach, FL 32966
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+1 772-766-2629
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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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Airboat tour

Capt. Bill was very entertaining and informative. We saw tons of gators and birds and we only did the 30 minute tour. Would definitely recommend!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 July 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

Capt. Bill was very entertaining and informative. We saw tons of gators and birds and we only did the 30 minute tour. Would definitely recommend!

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Vero Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

Bill is an incredible boat Captain!!! He made this trip sooo much fun, educational, exciting, and photo ops galore. He pointed out the little things like where hundreds of dragonflies hang out, teeny little bird nests that use the grasses to nest in, the huge nests of the Osprey, and of course the alligators, lots of alligators. We saw their... More 

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Vestal, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015

If you are in the area don't miss this experience! The Capt. (Bill) was friendly, helpful and really knowledgeable about the marsh. Great at any age!

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Vero Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015

as we drove west there were fewer signs if civilization, and that's what we were looking for. An airboat ride in the Blue Cypress preserve is trip back to the Florida of the past. We spent an hour gliding through the marsh. Out guide did an excellent job explaining the plants and animals we encountered. He was entertaining and willing... More 

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Williamsburg, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015

We went on an air boat tour with Gator Bait on 7/10/15 during our family vacation. It was a great experience. The captain was very friendly and informative. Our kids were impressed with the alligators and other wildlife. Just a neat opportunity to experience a different environment. I highly recommend it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Capt. Brian led us on a great air boat adventure out on Blue Cypress Lake. They had opened a few levees and water was spilling into the lake creating a feeding frenzy for alligators We saw hundreds of them. Even saw one of them feeding. He showed us water fowl and other creatures indigenous to the area. Very well worth... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Captain Bill us fantastic, not only entertaining but so knowledgeable about the gators, preserve, and wild life. Truly walked away smarter :) So glad I went

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Micco, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

First time ever on an airboat tour...Could not have asked for a better experience! Capt. Bill was fun and educational, even to a Florida Native. If your going to take a tour, go on Gator Bait!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Captain Brian was great! He was very informative and fun! He knew fun facts with great stories and we saw tons of gators! You had the opportunity to take great photos from both sides of the boat! We were all very pleased!

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015

Having lived in Florida for over 43 years I am sad to say I had never taken an airboat tour. Our daughter wanted to take one for her birthday, so we decided to do it while we were all on vacation in Vero/Ft. Pierce. We had a group of 7, ages 12-58. Did research on Trip Advisor and decided upon... More 

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