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
www.captainstevesswampbuggyadventures.com

Turner River Unit
Swamp Buggy Tours
Backcountry Towing Service
Steven Markley
PO Box 663
Chokoloskee, FL 34138
(239) 695-2186
(239) 325-7171
markley.steve@yahoo.com

Everglades Adventure Center
Halfway Creek at Seagrape Drive Tours & Livery/Shuttle Services
Nils@calusabluewayoutfitters.com
Bill Odrey
Manager: Glenda Hancock
P.O. Box 649
Everglades City, Fl 34139
(239) 695-0075
(678) 558-000 cell

Everglades Adventure Tours
Turner River/Ochopee Prairie Pole Boat Tours & Livery/Shuttle Services
Includes launching from Dona Drive
www.evergladesadventuretours.com
Jack M Shealy
PO Box 106
Everglades City, FL 34139
(239) 695-2275
(800) 504-6554
evergladesadventuretours@gmail.com

Everglades Area Tours
Turner River/Halfway Creek Canoe & Kayak Rentals, Livery, Tours
Includes launching from Dona Drive
www.evergladesareatours.com
Charles Wright
PO Box 824
Chokoloskee, FL 34138
(239) 695-3633
tours@evergladesareatours.com

Everglades Day Safari
Van Tours & Front Country Hikes
Includes Kirby Storter Boardwalk
Excludes HP Williams Wayside Boardwalk
www.ecosafari.com
Bob Cowlishaw
Manager: Pete Corradino
Fort Myers, FL 33908
(800) 472-3069
(239) 472-1559
gator@ecosafari.com

Everglades Kayak Company
Turner River (Halfway Creek) Canoe and Kayak Rentals, Livery, Tours
Includes launching from Dona Drive

www.napleskayakcompany.com
www.evergladeskayakcompany.com

Chris Boland
2640 Shadowlawn Drive
Naples, FL 34102

(239) 262-6149
napleskayak@gmail.com

Everglades Nature Tours
Corn Dance Unit Swamp Buggy Tours
Corn Dance Unit Hunting/Fishing Guide
Front Country Fishing Guide
Loop Road Van Tours
www.EvergladesNatureTours.com
Osvaldo Gonzalez & MeriJo Attong
Redlands, FL 33031
(305) 878-3392
havefun@evergladesnaturetours.com

Everglades Swamp Buggy Tours
aka: Shannon Brown Buggy Tours
Turner River Unit Swamp Buggy Tours; Overnight Camping, Backcountry Transport in TRU
www.BuggyFlorida.com
Shannon Brown
Naples, FL 34120
(239) 478-4419
swampbuggytours.n.p@gmail.com

North American Canoe Tours
Turner River/Halfway Creek Canoe & Kayak Rentals, Livery, Tours
Includes launching from Dona Drive
www.evergladesadventures.com
NACT: Everglades Rentals & Eco Adventures
Ivey House
Ops Manager: Denise Steinhauer

PO Box 5038
Everglades City, FL 34139
(239) 695-3299
info@iveyhouse.com

Shurr Adventure Company
Turner River/Halfway Creek Canoe and Kayak Rentals, Livery, Tours
Includes launching from Dona Drive
www.shurradventures.net
Justin Shurr
PO Box 642
Everglades City, FL 34139
(239)695-2576
1-877-45-KAYAK
(1-877-455-2925)
info@shurradventures.net

Tons of Fun Tours and Rentals, LLC
aka: Miami Jeep Tours and Rentals
Loop Road Van Tours
www.tonsoffuntours.com
Flynt Griffin
Coral Gables, FL 33134
(305) 702-7798
info@tonsoffuntours.com
flynt@tonsoffuntours.com

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

33100 Tamiami Trail East
Ochopee, FL 34141

Phone:

(239) 695-2000

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