Things To Know Before You Come


Visitors with mobility impairments can access the visitor centers, restrooms throughout the preserve, campgrounds, and boardwalks.

For visitors with hearing impairments, a variety of publications may be obtained at both visitor centers. Wayside exhibits with illustrations and text on natural and cultural features are situated throughout the Preserve and in the vistitor centers.


Food, gas, lodging and similar services are not available at Big Cypress. These are available in the town of Ochopee.


From June through September daytime temperatures may exceed 90 degrees Fahrenheit with very high humidity. Winter temperatures occasionally drop below 32 degrees Fahrenheit.

Last updated: April 14, 2015

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Mailing Address:

33100 Tamiami Trail East
Ochopee, FL 34141


(239) 695-2000

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