New 2-Way Headsets on All Captain Jack’s Airboat Tours

Captain Jack’s is introducing new 2-way communication headsets on all airboat tours! Now you can interact with your captain and fellow riders throughout your entire airboat ride. Learn exciting Everglades facts, ask your captain questions, and talk to your fellow passengers on an unforgettable Everglades experience! All airboat tours at Captain Jack’s include 2-way communication headsets at no additional cost. …

Captain Jack’s COVID-19 Update

Updated April 8, 2021 To increase safety for our employees and guests, we’re asking our employees to take safety precautions such as: Disinfecting surfaces that guests touch Encouraging groups to take private tours Offering disposable ear protection to guests Keeping 6 feet away from others when possible Posting signs to encourage safer behavior Wearing masks Staying home when sick Since …

Remembering Troy Humphreys

All of us at Captain Jack’s were saddened to learn that Troy Humphreys passed away in January 2019. Troy was a 42-year-old father, husband, commercial fisherman, builder, Captain Jack’s airboat captain, Wooten’s alligator handler, and all-around hard worker. He was a family man, now survived by his wife and seven children. We had the pleasure of working with Troy for …

Everglades Tiger

Everglades Tigers: Boris and Daisy

You might not associate tigers with the Everglades, and you’d be right—they’re not native to the Florida grasslands. But our animal sanctuary is home to Boris and Daisy, two Siberian tigers who have lived there for decades. The next time you stop by the Everglades for an airboat tour, you’ll no doubt want to see some alligators and Florida panthers. …