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?
In the 1800s John James Audubon noted that the sky was often darkened by the flocks of numerous birds above. Since the early 20th century, around 93% of the wading bird population has vanished. Much of the wildlife left in south Florida depends on Everglades National Park for a home.