• Pa-Hay-okee Overlook

    Everglades

    National Park Florida

Otter Cave Hammock Trail

Trail Length: 0.25 miles (400 meters) one way

Wheelchair Accessible: No

Bicycles / Skateboards / rollerskates allowed: No

Trail Description: A rough limestone trail through a tropical hardwood forest with small footbridges over a small stream. Check at the Shark Valley Visitor Center for current conditions of trail, it sometimes can be flooded during the summer.

Directions to Trail: Begins 0.5 miles (800 meters) behind the Shark Valley Visitor Center, off the Tram Road.

 
Otter Cave Hammock Trail
Entrance to Otter Cave Hammock Trail.
 
Otter Cave Hammock Trail
Stroll through the shade of the Otter Cave Hammock Trail.

Did You Know?

Roseate Spoonbill

The pink coloration of the Roseate Spoonbill comes from a red pigment, related to Vitamin A, found in some crustaceans that they eat. Look for them foraging among the shallows of Everglades National Park.