Osprey (Pandion haliactus), Our local Raptor! Often found on or near large lakes, rivers, and coastal areas making the Everglades an ideal home.

Everglades National Park home to the rare and endangered Florida Panther.




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Everglades National Park is the largest subtropical wilderness in the United States. The area boasts rare and endangered species, such as the American crocodile, Florida panther, and West Indian manatee.

The Everglades National Park has been designated an International Biosphere Reserve, a World Heritage Site, and a Wetland of International Importance, in recognition of its significance to all the people of the world.

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visitfloridaeverglades1What’s Near the Park?

We will be listing great hotels, restaurants and recreational fun right here on the Everglades Association website.  Need to know where the nearest hotels are?  Where’s a great place to eat?  It will soon be listed here for you convenience.

summer hours for:

Shark Valley Tram Tours Inc

9:00 AM -11:00 AM - 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM

Each tour lasts 2 hours and costs $19.00 per person
Ages 62+: $18.00, Children 3-12: $12.00.

Also bicycle rental is already extended to 4:00 PM, (8:30-4:00) bikes returned by 5:00 PM

Costs: each bike $8.00 per hour

The Visitors Center hours are going to be 9:15 AM to 5:15 PM

For Reservations call (305)221-8455

Note: $10 entrance fee per vehicle

Gulf Coast Visitor Center

Everglades National Park Boat Tours, Inc.

Ten Thousand Island Boat Tours: 1 hour 30 min.
Times: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM every hour then last one at 5:00 PM.

Costs: $26.50 Children 5-12: $13.25

Mangrove Wilderness Tour: 1 hour 45 min. (6 passengers only) Times: 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM. 3:00 PM

Cost: $35.00 All Children $17.50

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Would you like to list your business here as a Corporate Partner? Application is a simple 2 step process - please go here to apply

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