Camping Fees

The busiest time of year to camp at Everglades National Park is November through April. Reservations are taken for group campsites only at Long Pine Key and for all Flamingo campsites through April 16. After April 16 no reservations are necessary for the limited camping sites that remain open.
Long Pine Key Campground
Long Pine Key Campground

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Frontcountry Camping Fees & Reservations

Long Pine Key

108 drive-up sites are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Sites are $20.00 ($10.00 for senior/access pass holders) per night.

Reservations for individual sites are not accepted. Group camping (minimum 15 people) reservations can be made online or by calling 1-877-444-6777 (International: 518-885-3639)after November 20.

Flamingo Campground entrance
Flamingo Campground entrance

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Flamingo Campground

235 drive-up sites are available. Sites are $20.00 ($10.00 for senior/access pass holders) per night.
Reservations are accepted and are strongly recommended during the busy winter season. RESERVATIONS ARE NOT REQUIRED IN THE SUMMER.

During the winter season, reservations can either be made online or by calling 1-877-444-6777 (International: 518-885-3639) after November 20th.

Electrical hookups are available at 41 sites in T-Loop. These are $30.00 per site ($15.00 per site for Senior/ Access pass holders). This fee applies to anyone using these sites, regardless of whether they use the electric or not.

Backcountry Camping
Backcountry Camping

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Backcountry Camping Fees
A permit is required for these remote areas of the park.

Wilderness permits are free of charge, obtainable by self-registration at the Gulf Coast & Flamingo Visitor Center.

$15.00 per permit plus $2.00 per person per night - Maximum 14 days.
You must register and receive a backcountry camping permit at either the Gulf Coast or Flamingo area of the park no more than 24 hours in advance.

Permits are issue between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM. Staff at the Main Entrance Station issue permits for overnight hikes on the Old Ingraham Highway.

Reservations for backcountry chickees are not available. Rangers will assist campers with availability. Generally, sites are available even during the busy season.

Last updated: May 6, 2016

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