Secondary Trail Closure
As part of a settlement agreement with plaintiffs related to the designation of secondary off-road vehicle trails, all secondary off-road vehicle trails are closed until further environmental review and analysis can be completed. More »
October Off-Road Vehicle Advisory Committee Meeting Cancelled
The National Park Service at Big Cypress National Preserve has cancelled the off-road Vehicle Advisory Committee meeting that was scheduled for Tuesday, October 7. More »
Permitted Commercial Services Operators
The following are authorized permitted companies that provide visitor services within the national preserve.
All permittees and their guides are required to have a copy of signed permit and conditions available for inspection by a park ranger at all times when operating within Big Cypress.
Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventure
C&G's Big Cypress Swamp Buggy Tours
Harold Mays Buggy Tours
Naples Kayak Company
North American Canoe Tours
The River of Grass Everglades Adventures
Shannon Brown Buggy Tours
Shurr Adventure Company
Did You Know?
Feeding alligators creates nuisance alligators. Every year alligators that have been fed by visitors begin to lose their fear of humans. If these animals become aggresive they are killed to ensure visitor safety. To avoid this tragic end for these unique animals DO NOT FEED THEM.