Wooten’s Tiger Incident

OCHOPEE, Fla.—A Wooten’s Everglades Airboat Tours employee received injuries to his hands and arms today while feeding tigers in the company’s animal sanctuary. He was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment. The tigers were not injured and remain in their enclosure. Wooten’s is licensed to care for tigers by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the US …

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Wooten’s COVID-19 Update

Updated July 29, 2021 To increase safety, we recommend: Not visiting if you feel sick Getting vaccinated Wearing a mask in our gift shop if you’re not vaccinated Booking online Considering a private tour Thank you for helping us make things safer for everyone. We look forward to your visit!

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New Extended & Private Airboat Tours at Wooten’s

Wooten’s Everglades Airboat Tours is offering two new kinds of airboat tours. The new tours use smaller boats, seat fewer passengers, last longer, and visit more areas, giving guests more ways to explore Everglades flora and fauna with their friends and family. The new Extended Small Airboat Tour takes guests through narrower mangrove forests that larger airboats can’t reach, but …

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Charlie the Alligator

New Alligator Show & Hut

We’re excited to unveil our brand-new alligator show! It’s the most popular attraction along with our airboat tours, so we upgraded it this summer. Here’s what’s new.

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