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Swamp Buggy Tours

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Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary

375 Sanctuary Road West

Naples, FL 34120

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In recognition of World Wetlands Day, officially celebrated on February 2 worldwide, we are offering special swamp buggy excursions at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary.

On these educational excursions we will travel by swamp buggy at the north end of Corkscrew Sanctuary. We will traverse several habitat types through a portion of the Corkscrew Watershed with a Corkscrew Naturalist as your guide. We will learn about the importance of this 13,000 + acre Sanctuary and its habitats for birds and other wildlife,and about the land management that is done to maintain diveristy. We will stay on the lookout for wildlife sightings including the many birds of the back country, alligators, turtles, and maybe more!

2018 World Wetland Days Swamp Buggy Tours are scheduled for the following dates and times:

Wednesday, January 31, 2018, from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. - sunset tour

Thursday, February 1, 2018, from 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Saturday, February 3, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Friday, February 16, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. - 12 noon

These excursions last approximately 3 hours. Participants must be able to climb a step ladder to board the buggy. Participants must sign a liability waver.

Limit: 9 participants per tour.

Participants must be age 16 or older.

What to Bring:

  • Sun Protection (hat, sunglasses, sunscreen)
  • Water
  • Snacks
  • Binoculars
  • Camera
  • Spotting scopes and tripods (optional)

Cost: $125 per person for non-Corkscrew members

$115 per person for National Audubon members.

$100 per person for Friends of Corkscrew members. Click for information on joining Friends of Corkscrew.

For more information, email corkscrewtours@audubon.org or Call (239) 348-9151.

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Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary

375 Sanctuary Road West

Naples, FL 34120

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