More Than Just an Airboat Ride!
Okeechobee Airboat Rides, a thrilling everglades airboat ride, eco tour, and wildlife adventure experience! A must do if visiting the Lake Okeechobee area. Lake Okeechobee is not only a birder's paradise but is also home to a very large population of alligators. The tour is fully narrated, each passenger equipped with aviation type headsets which allows communication while running, this let's us cover much more territory. The tour can cover upto twenty five miles of airboating fun. Special occasions, bird watching, sunset and night tours also available. Enjoy a more private airboat adventure with Okeechobee Airboat Rides exploring places not accessible to larger boats.
Airboat Rides 1 Hour | Cost $50 per seat | Three Person Minimum
Premium Airboat Ride 1.5 Hour | Cost $65 per seat| Two Person Minimum
Call 863-532-3713 or book online
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AUTHENTIC FLORIDA ADVENTURE
The lake is home to abundant wildlife including fish, alligators, and turtles but birdwatching on Lake Okeechobee is world-class. Our airboat tours are specially designed to accommodate birders of all skill levels and experience.
WORLD CLASS WILDLIFE VIEWING
Lake Okeechobee Airboat Rides offers you and your group an authentic Florida experience on the legendary "Gateway to the Everglades."
There is nothing like getting out on the water and experiencing the beauty of Florida's natural environment in an up close and personal way. Our tours are relaxed, narrated by experts and leave plenty of time for photography.
THE LAKE LIFE! WE LIVE IT, YOU'LL LOVE IT!
Lake Okeechobee also known as Florida's Inland Sea, is the largest freshwater lake in the state of Florida and the ninth largest natural freshwater lake in the United States. Okeechobee covers 730 square miles or approximately half the size of the state of Rhode IslandThe lake is divided between Glades, Okeechobee, Martin, Palm Beach, and Hendry counties. All five counties meet at one point near the center of the lake.
Experience is the Difference!
Our certified captains have over 65 years of combined experience. They are not only highly competent airboat operators, but also local wildlife and fisheries experts.
Meet Captain Kenny Elkins
USCG Master License
Licensed Florida Alligator Farmer
Alligator Hunting Guide
Waterfowl Hunting Guide
Airboating Florida for over 30 years
Meet Captain Lindsey Hord
USCG Master License
Certified Wildlife Biologist
35 years with Florida Fish & Wildlife, FWCC
Crocodile Response Coordinator
State of Florida Nuisance Alligator Program Coordinator
FWCC”s subject matter expert on American Crocodiles
FWCC’s subject matter expert on Alligators & Alligator safety
Co-author of FWCC’s original Airboat safety manual
Airboating Florida for over 35 years