Egg Hatching

Insta-Gator Ranch celebrates a quarter century of hatching alligators!

Insta-Gator Ranch is entering it's 25th year of hatching alligator eggs. We are booking reservations now for 2013.

We will hand you an alligator egg and guarantee that the egg hatches in your hand.

Don't miss this once in a lifetime experience!

Watch hatching video, click here

Prices, per person

Weekend Rate: $49.99

Weekday Rate: $39.99

Add 8.75 % tax


We have hatched every day between August 16-24, every year for over 20 years. We have hatched as early as July 31st and as late as September 12, but usually start around August 12 and end around Sept. 5 with the first and last days being intermittent.

Please understand that alligator egg hatching is subject to Mother Nature. If eggs do not hatch on the date that you select, we will reschedule your reservation if possible or refund your deposit in full, whichever you prefer.

(50% Deposit required at time of reservation)

Reserve Your Egg Now!

Hatch-A-Gator In Your Hand

Expected Hatch Period: August 12 - September 5 ~ Don't Wait - Reserve Today!

Due to recent tropical storms in the Gulf of Mexico, we are expecting to collect fewer eggs this year.  Many years we collect 2000 eggs, this year it may only be a few hundred, we encourage you to call today to reserve your egg today.

Insta-Gator Ranch & Hatchery Education Foundation

23440 Lowe Davis Road, Covington, LA 70435
(985) 892-3669,

Reserve your 2013 dates now.