Limited Services at Flamingo
Contact: Linda Friar, 305-242-7714
Contact: Bill Fay, 305-242-7760
Everglades National Park selects Concessionaire for Commercial Visitor Services
Flamingo Visitor Services Limited during Transition
Everglades National Park is please to announce that Everglades National Park Boat Services (ENPBS) has been awarded the commercial services contract for the Flamingo area of the park as of December 23, 2008. ENPBS will continue providing commercial services in the Gulf Coast area of the park.
During the transition at Flamingo some services will be disrupted:
There will be a limited supply of food, drinks and gifts available at the Marina Store for cash sales only.
Canoe rentals will continue to be available, however all boat tours, skiff rentals, fuel, and beer/wine sales will not available until further notice.
ENPBS will provide all services as quickly as possible, please check the park website or contact the park at 305-242-7700 for updated information.
Did You Know?
Over fifty-nine color varieties of the Liguus Tree Snail have been seen in and around the Everglades ecosystem. They graze on the algae and lichen that grows on smooth-barked trees. During the dry winter months, they are usually sealed to these trees to conserve moisture.