Big Cypress National Preserve
The preserve provides regularly scheduled Ranger-led swamp walks, canoe/kayak trips, bike rides and other special activities and events throughout the winter season. Check website for schedules and call the Visitor Center to make reservations.
The preserve's Big Cypress Swamp Welcome Center is an interagency center for all public lands within the Big Cypress Swamp. There are indoor and outdoor exhibits, educational materials, and an introductory film to the swamp and its recreational opportunities. Florida National Parks Association bookstore, gift shop, public restrooms, information about ranger-led activities. Wildlife viewing area behind the center.