Alligator Activity in Spring

Springtime into early summer brings increased activity from our cold blooded swamp inhabitants! This not only includes alligators, but turtles, amphibians, and snakes as well! It’s a great time for a visit if you love seeing wildlife. Alligators are transitioning from mating season to nesting, and our swamp airboat tours often find nesting females guarding…

The Swamp is in full bloom!

Everything from the plants to the animals are enjoying Spring time in the New Orleans Swamp! Guests can anticipate viewing blooming iris, spider lily, marsh mallow, bull tongue, water lilly, water hyacinth, and much more. Plants aren’t the only thing that a swamp tour of New Orleans will produce this time of year, alligators are…

Swamp Tours heat up!

As Spring commences, animals and greenery return to the swampscape! Our alligators are easing out of brumation (a hibernation type activity which allows them to slow their heart) and are frequently visible sunning and returning to their warm season behaviors. Flowering species are also abundant alongside the rest of our reptiles and amphibians! Swamp Tours…

New Orleans Must-See

Why a New Orleans Swamp Tour is a MUST! Visitors to New Orleans generally know about the French Quarter and of course the infamous Mardi Gras, but what of the beauty that surrounds the city? Of course, we are talking about the abundant wetlands and cypress swamps! Louisiana comprises 40% of the nation’s wetlands. These…