Everglades National Park Field Trips

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Vibrant & Exciting - The Perfect Outdoor Classroom!

Whether you are wanting to organize a field trip through the Everglades Education Team, join the Everglades Institute on a guided trip, or plan your own field trip, there are plenty of options and resources for you and your students.

Day Trips for Students
Ranger-guided programs are offered for local 4th, 5th, and 6th grade classes at Shark Valley & Royal Palm. The Nike Missile Site program is now available for high school students nearby the Royal Palm area.

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Bring Students to Camp at Everglades
Ranger-guided camping programs are offered for local 5th & 6th grade classes at Hidden Lake (Homestead, Florida) and Loop Road (Miami, Florida).

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Can't Visit In-Person?
Park Rangers are now available to visit virtual classrooms directly from the park to present curriculum-based virtual programs!

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Lead Your Own Trip
Teachers are always welcome to bring students to the park! Plan ahead to see everything you will need to conduct your own curriculum-based program for your students.

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Don't see a program that fits your group?
Request a special program through this link. Please note that special programs are subject to ranger availability. If the education team is not able to schedule your requested program, a member of the team will reach out to suggest the next best option.

Naturalist Guided Field Trips
Everglades Institute can provide guide tours for school or organization groups. Contact info@evernpi.org with details of your group including group age range, dates of your visit, and number of participants.

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Available Education Programs


Last updated: January 26, 2023

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40001 State Road 9336
Homestead, FL 33034-6733


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