Coastal Prairie Trail
Trail Length: 7.5 miles (12 km) one way
Wheelchair Accessible: No
Bicycles Allowed: No
Trail Description: Step back in time as you walk this old road once used by cotton pickers and fishermen. Open prairies of succulent coastal plants dotted with shady buttonwoods surround you as you journey towards the shore of Florida Bay. The trail ends at Clubhouse Beach; a permit for backcountry camping required.
Directions to Trail: Begins at the rear of Loop "C" of the Flamingo Campground.
Lat-Long : 25.136883, -80.948650
Did You Know?
The Everglades used to span from Lake Okeechobee in central Florida all the way down to Florida Bay. Now only 25% of the historic Everglades remains, which is being protected by the National Park.