Everglades National Par
40001 State Road 9336
Homestead, FL 33034-6733
Welcome to Everglades National Park!
Only One of its Kind
Everglades National Park, largest subtropical wilderness in the
United States, boasts rare and endangered species. It has been
designated a World Heritage Site, International Biosphere Reserve, and
Wetland of International Importance, significant to all people of the
Planning a visit to the Everglades
There are many different experiences that a visitor can have at
Everglades National Park. Whether you are coming for a few hours or a
week and want a nice walk and picnic or more of a wilderness
experience, you can find it all here.
Camping, boating, hiking, and
even a visit to a former missile base in the center of the park are
all possible. Many have enjoyed exploring some of the 156 miles of
canoe/kayak and walking trails and 47 designated wilderness campsites
opportunities for solitude.
Places to Picnic
- Long Pond Key
- Nine Mile Pond
Things to Do
A vast expanse of roughly 1.5 million acres, there seems no end to
the adventures that can be found in Everglades National Park.
You may find yourself spending a morning photographing the birds,
an afternoon might be spent hiking and seeing the alligators taking
advantage of the warmth of the sun, you might take a tour with a
ranger or just spend an evening enjoying the warmth of your campfire.
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