FLORIDA ALLIGATOR EMPIRE... Offers the very best in alligator hunts and airboat tours. If you like the water and enjoy hunting, we have the ultimate experience for you.
Starting June 2009, you will have the opportunity to hunt Florida's top predator..."the American Alligator", with the top guides within the Highlands, Hardee, and Desoto County area.
We supply everything except your camera!
The hunts vary, from hunts at night on an airboat with a harpoon...to daytime hunts with a crossbow.
OR try the ultimate wrangle with a snatch hook.
YOU pick the hunt length...it's our goal to assure you have the best experience possible and are completely satisfied with your hunt.
A LITTLE BIT ABOUT CHRIS
All hunts are guided by
C.D. "Chris" Lusby, or one of his designated agents.
Chris is a veteran State of Florida contracted nuisance alligator trapper. He is the only trapper approved by the FWC to trap nuisance alligators in the Highlands, Hardee, and Desoto County area.
Since May 2003, Chris has been a nuisance alligator trapper for The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC), and been hunting statewide hunts since September 1995.
Chris and his agents currently harvest approximately 400 alligators per year. Their knowledge and expertise of the the Highlands, Hardee, and Desoto County areas is second to none! The cities in these areas include: Sebring, Avon park, Lake Placid, Lorida, Wauchula, Bowling Green, and Arcadia. Which also include the area lakes: Lake Istokopoga, Lake Josephine, Lake June, Lake Placid, Lake Arbuckle, Lake Lottela, Lake Anoka, Kissimmee River, Peace River, and many..many more.
Our airboats are all aluminum, state of the art equipment; manufactured by the premier Florida airboat builder, Outback Adventures. They have the latest in safety innovations, as well as, performance equipment.
Our newest boat was just finished in 2009, and has the 550 HP "Water Thunder" power plant. Both of our boats seat 4 person, including the operator.
"A DAY WITH THE TRAPPER"
Spend a day with Chris as he responds to and traps nuisance alligators for the FWC, in the tri-county area. All ages invited! Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. (1 child, 1 adult MAX.)
We offer airboat tours of all types.
All tours and hunts are customized to optimize your enjoyment!
Florida Alligator Empire sells quality alligator meat, hides, and mounts.
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We are sure if you check around, you will find that our fees are reasonable and very competitive with other quality hunts.
Call us for pricing and availability!!
C.D. "Chris" Lusby
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