• Pa-Hay-okee Overlook

    Everglades

    National Park Florida

Bayshore Loop Trail

Trail Length: 2 miles (3.2 km) round trip

Wheelchair Accessible: No

Bicycles Allowed: No

Trail Description: Meander along the shore of Florida Bay, watching for remnants of an outpost fishing village. Observe the effects of hurricanes Katrina and Wilma on the landscape.

Directions to Trail: Begin at the Coastal Prairie Trailhead at the back of Loop "C" in the Flamingo Campground. Veer left at the trail junction to the bay.

 
Bayshore Loop Trail
View of Florida Bay from the Bayshore Loop Trail
 
Bayshore Loop Trail
Visitor strolling along the Bayshore Loop Trail

Did You Know?

Prescribed Fire in Everglades National Park

On April 21, 1958, Everglades National Park conducted the first prescribed fire for ecological management in both the Park and the National Park Service. This burn pioneered using fire as a resource management tool nationwide.