• Pa-Hay-okee Overlook

    Everglades

    National Park Florida

Things To Do

Slough Slogging in the Everglades
NPS Photo    J Roark
 

Are you dreaming of an Everglades adventure?

 
We want to help you plan your visit!
Get ready for alligators, manatees, incredible variety of wading birds, and if you're lucky eagles stealing fish from egrets in mid air. Slough Slogs and Cypress Domes. Mangrove Forests and Florida Bay. Historic trails and prehistoric sites. Everglades offers countless opportunities for discovery in one of the largest wilderness areas in the United States. We hope you will have fun, make lifelong memories, and develop a deep connection to this special place.

 

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Over the course of thousands of years, the natural communities of South Florida have become well adapted to the devastating effects of seasonal hurricanes. In fact, such storms are considered an important element in the long-term health of the Everglades.