The Captain

Captain Shannon Brown with daughter 

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Born and raised

Owner and operator Captain Shannon Brown was born 7th generation Floridian to fisherman Cecil and Shirley who are native to the Everglades.

captain shannon with swamp buggy he built

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Starting out

Captain Shannon has been a tour guide in the Everglades since 1996. Starting as an Alligator wrestler for 5 years then moving onto be a boat captain for Everglades National Park 10,000 Island Tours. 

Camping in the Big Cypress


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Why swamp buggys?

Captain Shannon started this buggy operation due to opportunities the Big Cypress allowed for tourists to see the real Everglades through a locals perspective.