FAQs Python Hunt We have prepared a list of the most common asked questions below. But if you do not see your question please submit it below on the form. Thanks and happy hunting... PYTHON HUNT What is the price of a python hunt? Expand $2,000 with one of our experienced guides. Do I need to pay a deposit when I book a hunt? Expand Yes. To book a hunt, a deposit of $500 is required. We will send you a venmo link for your deposit when you are ready to book. When should I book my hunt? Expand Season is short, and slots are limited, so make sure to book your hunt early. What lodging is available in the area? Expand https://evergladeshotelsuites.com/ https://rodandguneverglades.com/ http://www.outdoorresortsofchokoloskee.com/ https://evergladescitymotel.com/ What airport should I use? Expand Southwest Florida International Airport https://www.flylcpa.com/ Miami International Airport https://www.miami-airport.com/ What do I wear for the hunt? Expand It depends on the weather – boots, long pants/jeans, long sleeve shirt, light jacket, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen. How long is the hunt? Expand Approximately 6 hours depending on the group and weather. Where & when to meet? Expand We typically meet at 8am in Everglades City (or alternate). Will someone pick me up from the airport? Expand Transportation is the responsibility of the hunter(s). What is the age limit? Expand 12 Years of Age with an adult. Do I need to sign a waiver? Expand Yes. Each participant must sign a Waiver and Release of Liability before they can participate in a hunt. Are there any safety concerns / first aid? Expand Bill is a retired EMT/Firefighter, so he is highly qualified to keep you safe. Our other expedition leaders are experienced charter captains. They are professionally trained and lifelong Gladesmen Any special equipment needed? Expand Any equipment will be provided by Bill Booth Outdoors. Can the hunt be videoed? Expand Of course, we want you to ‘capture’ your experience of a lifetime. When is the best time to catch a python? Expand Typically, cooler weather is more suitable for catching pythons. Winter (dry season): December - March. Hunts in the winter season are conducted during the day. Summer (wet season): June - August. Hunts in the summer season are conducted at night. Do I need a license to catch a python? Expand Bill Booth Outdoors will handle any permits if needed. What is the probability of catching a python? Expand We strive to maintain a 95-100% success rate. How many hunters can participate in a hunt? Expand Maximum capacity is 6 hunters. For any hunting party over 4 individuals there is an additional fee of $350. What do I need to bring on the hunt? Expand Phone, camera, and the spirit of adventure. Are meals provided on the hunt? Expand Hunters are responsible for their own meals; however, snacks and water are provided. What is the cancellation policy? Expand If the hunter cancels within 30 days of the hunt, the deposit will be forfeited. If for some reason Bill Booth Outdoors needs to cancel, the deposit will be refunded. Can I reschedule my hunt? Expand Yes, but early season is short and books up quickly. If there is an opening during season, we will gladly book you for another day. What if I don’t want to kill the python? Expand Burmese pythons are an invasive species and must be caught and euthanized. Should I tip my Guide? Expand Our guides are native Gladesmen and professional guides and are grateful for your gratuity. Can't find the Answer to your Question, Ask us below... Your name Please enter your name. Your email Please enter a valid email. Your message Please enter a message. Send Message Sent! Message failed. Please try again.