Trail Length: 0.16 miles (260 m) round trip
Bicycles Allowed: No
Trail Description: A raised observation platform on this boardwalk loop provides sweeping vistas of the "river of grass."
Directions to Trail: 13 miles (21 km) from the main park entrance/ Ernest Coe Visitor Center.
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!