Prescribed fires are planned for the near future. Please the following link to learn more about specific dates and locations. More »
Turner River Closure
Turner River is closed due to low water conditions. It is advised that visitors consider paddling Halfway Creek as an alternative. More »
Beginning January 27, through August 28, Burns Lake Campground will be closed to camping. It will still be accessible for day use and backcountry access, however. More »
Interstate 75 Mile Marker 63 Closure
Beginning summer of 2013, the rest area and backcountry access at Mile Marker 63 will be closed due to construction. More »
Everyday from 11/24/2012 to 04/14/2013Location: Varies by program | Map
Join a park ranger or volunteer for programs that explore the wonders of the Big Cypress Swamp. For details on activities and to make reservations call: (239) 695-4758. Reservations are accepted up to 14 days in advance of the activity date. Scheduled activities are free. Programs begin November 24, 2012, and extend through April 14, 2013. For details on activities click here.