Canoe and Kayak Trails
Everglades National Park offers many paddling opportunities to explore the natural beauty of this park thorugh freshwater marsh, mangrove forests, and the open waters of Florida Bay.
Canoe and kayak trips range from a few hours to several days depending on length and complexity of the trail.
Follow the links below to learn about some of the favorite water trails and areas to launch within the park.
Did You Know?
Soft-shell turtles may not have the protective hard covering seen on other turtles, but they make up for that with relatively greater speeds in the water. Also, their long noses are well adapted for snorkeling. These amazing animals seem perfectly built for a life in the Everglades!