Thank you for visiting the Sawgrass Recreation Park website. Due to our temporary closing to promote social distancing during the threat of COVID-19, we are offering a special offer for our future guests!
Get 10% off when buying a Gift Card!
*Valid for Airboat Admissions only. Restrictions apply. Must be redeemed by 9/30/2020. Not valid for groups or with any other offers.
YOUR EVERGLADES AIRBOAT ADVENTURE STARTS HERE
Climb aboard for an Everglades airboat ride and go on an adventure in the Florida Everglades. Your airboat ride is guided by one of our highly-trained, experienced captains, who takes you on a thrilling ride. During your Everglades airboat tour, listen to fun facts about this impressive ecosystem while you take in the exciting sights.
You may even catch a glimpse of the wildlife as you skim across the glassy water on your adventure. Keep your eyes peeled as you cruise through the unbridled wild beauty of the Florida Everglades. Feel free to let your spirit soar as you view nature at its finest.
Update on COVID-19 Procedures and Precautions
To our clients and customers, firstly I want to thank you for your continued business. I know that there is a great deal of concern about COVID-19. We share in those concerns; I want to review with you about the operational adjustments and enhancements on existing procedures that we currently have in place for everyone’s safety.
FISHING AND CAMPING
We have a fleet of jon boats available for rent for fishing purposes. Our store is well-stocked with beverages, snacks, and lunch items. Tent Camping is primitive and available for $15 per 4-person tent per night. Reservations are required and check-in is before 5 p.m. seven days a week. Private, guided fishing tours in the Florida Everglades are available with advanced booking. Private islands are available and can be rented for group camping. Special rates and badge work are available for Boy and Girl Scouts. Call to see if we have availability for Jon Boats & camping.
Last jon boat rental is 1 p.m. daily.
SHOP AND DINE
On your way to our exhibit areas, stop by The Gator Grill, our gourmet food truck, to sample some delicious and made-to-order lunch. Using the freshest ingredients, our food truck offers angus burgers, pulled pork, and of course, tasty grilled gator bites. A favorite menu item is our handmade angus cheeseburgers and pulled pork sandwiches! We also offer a variety of appetizers and kids’ meals sure to please any palate. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Check out our new online store: The Sawgrass Gator Shop!
If you love our physical store the Gator Emporium now shop some of our favorite products 24/7 on our new web store! Since we are located in the heart of Florida, you can bet our shop will feature unique items from local artisans as often as we can source them! New items added weekly so stay tuned!