Gulf Coast District:
Join a ranger on a tour!
Gulf Coast offers many exciting ranger guided tours! These programs can vary greatly by season, and are subject to rescheduling or cancellation in the case of inclement weather.
Below are summaries of all ranger-led programs available at Gulf Coast. Most programs are offered in the dry season (November - April). Programs are free unless otherwise noted.
Paddling Explorations (Reservations Required)
Narrated Boat Tours (fee)
With a ranger as your guide, paddle out at night under the moonlight and experience the dark side of the Everglades! Bring your own canoe/kayak or rent one. (2 hours)
Enjoy views of the night sky over the Everglades! Park staff will guide you through the sky and relate stories and information on the cosmos. Bring binoculars if you have them. Blankets and camp chairs are welcome. (1.5 hours)
Last updated: January 22, 2021