Why Choose Us


  1. We truly care about our guest and it shows in our reviews. We have been A Five Star Top ranked company on Trip Advisor in Everglades City the past decade and we are also Top Ranked on our Kayaking and hiking tours in Yellowstone National Park (during the summer months).

  2. Our seasoned guides and owner/guides Justin Shurr and Alli Shurr, Captain Jason, and Biologists Jake and Eliana are all certified Florida Master Naturalists, a merit that we received from the University of Florida, and our Degrees are in the fields of Biology, Geography, Environmental Studies. We have smart, fun, safe, well traveled, extremely nice guides who truly love their job and sharing that passion with our guest.

  3. We operate tours within National Park Service lands, a distinction that only a select few outfitters receive! Within these permitted areas our company has the smallest guest to guide ratio, giving you the most personalized experience out there.

  4. We come recommended by Outside Magazine and have worked with the popular PBS for Children TV show, "Wild Kratts".

  5. We offer a wide variety of Everglades kayaking tours; so if you want to see alligators, dolphins, wading birds, mangrove tunnels, or isolated islands, we can deliver!

  6. We shuttle you to the river in our passenger van, so you don't have to worry about parking your vehicle in the tight spaces at the boat launch.

  7. Owner/Guides Alli or Justin are the people who pick up the phone when you call and will help you with any questions or pro tips.

  8. Our gear is Top Notch! We have both double and single kayaks that our guests can choose from. Our kayaks are the best and most comfortable on the market, making your trip that much more enjoyable!

  9. Shurr Adventures is constantly striving to offer different types of tours. We not only offer Everglades National Park and Big Cypress National Park tours, but we also offer summer kayaking, hiking, and photography tours in Yellowstone National Park and the Grand Tetons.

  10. We started this company 13 years ago with a 1994 geo prism with 220, 000 miles,  1000 dollars in the bank account, and a dream.  We absolutely love our job and look forward to helping you plan an amazing tour.