Everglades National Park, Florida

Everglades National Park is a tropical wetland located at the tip of Florida. The park covers roughly 2357 square miles and attracts nearly 1 million visitors annually. Hiking and camping are the two most popular activities that visitors partake in. The park is home to a variety of wildlife including the American Crocodile, the Little Blue Heron, the Great Egret, and the Anhinga.

Everglades National Park Info


Everglades National Park

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News

South Florida National Parks and Preserve create over $352 million in economic benefit

A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 2.9 million visitors to the four NPS units in South Florida collectively spent $242.5 million in 2019. That spending resulted in 3,251 jobs and had a cumulative benefit to the South Florida economy of $352.2 million.

South Florida National Parks Resume Commercial Operations

Starting June 1, commercial operations in Everglades, Biscayne, and Dry Tortugas National Parks will begin to resume guided tours and services at reduced capacities in accordance with public health guidelines. Shark Valley, Gulf Coast and wilderness campsites will reopen at Everglades National Park.

National Park Service Hosts Virtual Campout for Memorial Day Weekend

Big Cypress National Preserve, Biscayne National Park, and Everglades National Park will co-host with other NPS sites a Memorial Day Weekend Virtual Campout, a three-day social media event offering park adventures visitors can enjoy from the comfort of their own living rooms and backyards.  

Everglades National Park Photos

Yellow-bellied Turtle sunbathing

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Yellow-bellied Turtle sunbathing

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Alligator

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Alligator

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Mixed Vegetation

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Mixed Vegetation

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Great Egret

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Great Egret

Everglades National Park, May 26, 1978 (by klk)

Viewing deck

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Viewing deck

Everglades National Park, May 26, 1978 (by klk)

Alligator

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Alligator

Everglades National Park, May 26, 1978 (by klk)

Great egret

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Great egret

Everglades National Park, May 26, 1978 (by klk)

Alligator

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Alligator

Everglades National Park, May 26, 1978 (by klk)

Great Egret

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Great Egret

Everglades National Park, May 26, 1978 (by klk)

Alligator

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Alligator

Everglades National Park, May 26, 1978 (by klk)

Wetlands

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Wetlands

Everglades National Park, May 26, 1978 (by klk)

Forest trail

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Forest trail

Everglades National Park, May 26, 1978 (by klk)

Park entrance

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Park entrance

Everglades National Park, May 26, 1978 (by klk)

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Everglades National Park, May 26, 1978 (by klk)

Forest

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Forest

Everglades National Park, May 26, 1978 (by klk)

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Everglades National Park, May 26, 1978 (by klk)

Horse Lubber Grasshopper-Taeniopoda eques

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Horse Lubber Grasshopper-Taeniopoda eques

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Everglades Thunderstorm

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Everglades Thunderstorm

Late afternoon thunderstorm at Everglades National Park.

Mating Halloween Penants

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Mating Halloween Penants

In wheel position. Seen along the Anhinga Trail in Everglades National Park.
These dragonflies aka Celithemis eponina

Busy Boat-tailed Grackle Female

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Busy Boat-tailed Grackle Female

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Everglades national park