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Insta-Gator Ranch & Hatchery

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Great Family Activity

Very well done presentation. Informative and entertaining. Everything I didn’t know we didn’t know... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
BeckiS_12
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Arlington, Texas
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Great place for all

If you want to get up close and personal with gators, you definitely need to visit Insta-gator... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Z5375HXnicholasb
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Things to do in Covington or New Orleans, LA
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74645 Allen Rd, Covington, LA 70435-6502
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+1 985-892-3669
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very well done presentation. Informative and entertaining. Everything I didn’t know we didn’t know about alligators. Small souvenir shop. Great staff. Worth the money.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank BeckiS_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to get up close and personal with gators, you definitely need to visit Insta-gator Ranch. Handling baby gators if fun for the whole family and the guides are amazing.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Z5375HXnicholasb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a great time! The tour guide was very knowledgeable and fun! Will definitely be going back to hatch some babies!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kayla W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great hands on educational experience! Pay $5 to safely catch and hold a baby! The guide is very knowledgeable....and hysterical! Later alligator!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank TheHarters h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When I planned this visit I really didn’t know what to expect- gross out commercialism based on harvesting alligators? NO! This is how some of the southern states are bringing back alligator populations while providing income at the same time. NO you do not see...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bvttravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the Insta-Gator Ranch and Hatchery while on a sightseeing visit to the area. If you are wanting a hands on experience of seeing, holding and learning amazing things about these spectacular animals then this is definitely worth the visit. Our guide was fantastic at...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BrotherBoggs
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

We went here when we had family in town. The kids and adults all had a GREAT time! This place is such a hidden treasure. It’s been one of my favorite things we have done since we moved here. The staff are extremely knowledgeable and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ashtynn G
Reviewed February 3, 2019

Very good learning lesson. We were there to learn about what’s happening to the alligators, and we had had the answer.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Andre T
Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

We visited as part of a private tour. The experience was great and very educational. If you are looking for a gator “show” this is not the place. There is no sensationalization or people doing stupid things to show how dangerous the animals are. You...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 708carrier
Reviewed January 6, 2019

This place is a must see. It was both entertaining and informative. The tour guide was awesome and funny. My only regret is that I didn’t have my grandchildren along. They would have loved it!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Cathy B
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Laura C
December 26, 2018|
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Response from Jacqueline985 | Reviewed this property |
yes, a gravel parking area
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amsmes26
May 24, 2018|
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Response from sgoodwin2018 | Reviewed this property |
I’m pretty sure tours begin about 11
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sbrook12
July 1, 2017|
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Response from Joel G | Reviewed this property |
About two hours
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