- “ Uh, but, Cap'n, this isn't just any river, this is Slippery Snake River.”
- ―Mr. Smee
Slippery Snake River is a location on Never Land it is home to various snakes.
Role in the series
Slippery Snake River makes its first appearance in the episode "The Never Night Star", after overhearing Jake and his crew searching for the legendary City of Gold. Captain Hook decides to claim the treasure for himself as he and his crew gain a huge lead to the treasure. But the only thing standing in his way was Slippery Snake River, revealing Hook's fear of snakes. But the greedy captain muscle up enough courage to cross the wooden log like a bridge to the other side. To assure he keeps his lead over the puny pirates, Hook kicks the log into the river but as Hook gloats, two snakes slither out of the river due to Hook's action, causing Hook and his scurvy band to flee deeper into the jungle. Once Jake and his friends reach the river they were briefly puzzled how to get across. But soon spot a large palm tree hang over the river allowing the young pirates to cross to the other side.
In the book Save Me, Smee, Captain Hook finds a treasure map that leads him into the most perilous places in all of Never Land. Slippery Snake River was one of the locations Hook and Smee journey through to find the treasure.