Everglades National Park

Take a walk on the many boardwalks in Everglades and Big Cypress Preserve
Take a boat tour to see the mangrove estuary close up
Archeology fun
Explore the waterways by canoe
Attend the Ranger led programs in the winter to gain a better understanding of the park and surrounding environment.
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815 Oyster Bar Ln., Everglades City, FL 34139

The park is the only subtropical wilderness in the U.S. It contains temperate and tropical plant communities, as well as marine and estuarine environments. Take a boat trip from the Gulf Coast Visitor Center to see dolphins, birds and other wildlife. Boat tours (for a fee) depart every hour. A wide range of free ranger-led activities take place December through April, including canoe trips, bike tours, nature walks, saltwater fishing seminars and more.

find nearby:

  • Attractions & Tours
  • Boating, Diving & Fishing
  • Dining
  • Hotels & Rentals
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Captain Jack's Airboat Tours0.22 miles

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Museum of the Everglades0.25 miles

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Down South Airboat Tours0.27 miles

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Miller's World1.4 miles

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Everglades City Airboat Tours1.5 miles

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Historic Smallwood Store5.37 miles

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Photograph the Everglades5.37 miles

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Wooten's Everglades Airboat & Swamp Buggy Tours6.86 miles

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Ochopee Post Office10.08 miles

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Skunk Ape Headquarters11.65 miles

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Everglades National Park Gulf Coast Visitor Center0 miles

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Allure Adventures1.36 miles

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Everglades Area Tours5.36 miles

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Big Cypress National Preserve Oasis Visitor Center7.61 miles

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Big Cypress National Preserve7.98 miles

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Big Cypress Swamp Welcome Center8.58 miles

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Island Cafe0 miles

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Rod & Gun Lodge0 miles

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Everglades Seafood Depot Rest. & Market0 miles

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City Seafood0 miles

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Glades Haven Deli0 miles

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Triad Seafood Market & Cafe0 miles

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Oyster House Restaurant0 miles

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Sweet Mayberry Cafe & Gifts0.25 miles

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Camellia Street Grill0.95 miles

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Ivey House Inn0.99 miles

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Everglades Historical Bed & Breakfast and Spa0 miles

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Rod & Gun Lodge0 miles

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Captain's Table Lodge & Villas0 miles

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River Wilderness Waterfront Villas0.39 miles

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Everglades Fishing Lodge0.46 miles

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Ivey House Bed and Breakfast1 mile

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Glades Haven Cozy Cabin at Miller's World1.3 miles

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Everglades City Motel1.35 miles

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Outdoor Resorts of Chokoloskee5.25 miles

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Parkway Motel and Marina5.45 miles

AMENITIES
Category+/-
  • Boat Tours
  • Fishing Charter
  • Hiking/Nature Trails
  • Marine Attractions
  • Nature Interpretive Center
  • Protected Species Habitat
  • Sightseeing Tours
Property Amenities+/-
  • Bus Parking
  • Concessions
  • Food/Beverage Service
  • Gift Shop
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Restrooms
General Information+/-
  • Capacity of Boat: 120
  • Dates closed: n/a
  • Driving time to nearby lodging: 1 mile
  • Hours: May - Nov. 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. daily; Dec. - April 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. daily
  • Open Year-Round
Rate Information+/-
  • Free admission
Activities+/-
  • Bicycling
  • Birding
  • Boating
  • Camping
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Natural Wildlife Viewing
  • Shelling
Rentals+/-
  • Canoe Rental
  • Kayak Rental
Guest Information+/-
  • Family Friendly
Disabled Traveler Information+/-
  • ADA Compliant
Payment Options+/-
  • Discover
  • MasterCard
  • Personal Checks
  • Travelers Checks
  • Visa
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