Who owns Gator Country?

04/15/2019 Off By admin

Who owns Gator Country?

Gary Saurage
Constructed by Gator Country owner, Gary Saurage, and his crew, the alligator took six months to complete. He’s made of wood, metal siding & framing and rubber. While visiting Big Beau, we definitely recommend you make your way into Gator Country.

Where are the biggest alligators in Louisiana?

Louisiana Alligator The alligator which is claimed to be the largest to have been ever recorded was found on Marsh Island, Louisiana, in 1890. It was killed near Vermilion Bay in southern Louisiana. It measured 19.2 ft. (5.85 m) in length, and weighed somewhere around 2000 lbs – allegedly.

Are there alligators in Toledo Bend Lake?

“Toledo Bend has the biggest gators I’ve ever seen, and I’ve hunted from the top to the bottom of Louisiana,” says the Zwolle resident. Born and raised on Toledo Bend, he feels he knows that lake well.

What is the biggest alligator caught on record?

1,011.5 pounds
The current world record alligator was taken by Mandy Stokes, of Thomaston, in August 2014. It measured 15 feet, 9 inches long and weighed 1,011.5 pounds. Stokes and her crew took the gator in Mill Creek, a tributary of the Alabama River.

What’s the biggest alligator ever killed in Louisiana?

Ask.com states, “The largest alligator ever killed in Louisiana measured approximately 19.2 feet in length. It was killed in 1890 near Vermilion Bay in southern Louisiana and it weighed approximately 2,000 pounds.”

Is it safe to swim in Toledo Bend?

Very good lake for fishing. Many places to stay in the area that are geared up for trailered boats. Decent for waterskiing. Just ok for pure swimming.

Does the Sabine River have alligators?

In Texas, the American alligator ranges from the Sabine River of East Texas to the Gulf of Mexico across the coastal marshes to the Rio Grande and west to around Interstate 35. Male alligators at age 10 can be 8′ long, but females at age 10 are usually only 6-7′ long.

Where is the largest alligator Park in Louisiana?

380 Old Bayou Pierre Rd. Natchitoches LA 71457. Get Directions. Gator Country is the largest alligator park in Louisiana, housing over 250 American Alligators. The seven-acre park, complete with Cajun music, has a petting zoo, reptile house, jungle, tortoise exhibit, baby gator wading pool, feeding show, and more.

How big are the alligators at Bayou Pierre?

There are HUNDREDS of alligators at the Bayou Pierre Alligator Park, and kids will love seeing them all rush for the food at the hourly feeding shows. From protected walkways, the whole family can see a range of sized alligators – from 4 footers to amazing 1000lb creatures all splashing, swirling, leaping and lunging in the water!

Where to see alligators in Natchitoches, LA?

At Bayou Pierre Alligator Park, the whole family can experience the mysterious, unique and exciting world of that amazing creature – the American Alligator! Just outside of Natchitoches, you will encounter 5 acres of authentic Cajun countryside, which means your experience is authentically Cajun too!

How big is Gator Country Park in Louisiana?

Gator Country is the largest alligator park in Louisiana, housing over 250 American Alligators. The seven-acre park, complete with Cajun music, has a petting zoo, reptile house, jungle, tortoise exhibit, baby gator wading pool, feeding show, and more.