Everglades National Park For Kids
About the Everglades - Fun for Kids
With a little work, kids can even become an Everglades National Park Junior Ranger!
Help for Students
Junior Ranger Day
Join in free activities celebrating Junior Rangers. All participants will become an Everglades Junior Ranger! At the Everglades, this special day is normally the first Saturday in April.
NPS Photo by Jennifer Brown
Watch a short video to see how a student on 6th grade camping trip to the Everglades ended up becoming a park ranger !
Did You Know?
The Everglades is not the proverbial swamp many people consider it to be. It is technically a river, flowing southwest at the slow rate of about a quarter mile per day.