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Address: Everglades National Park, FL
Phone Number: +1 305-242-7700

Area in Everglades National Park that offers camping facilities.

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Nice campground and many trails

If you are camping in the park this is a good place to stay. There are restrooms but no showers. The lake is a good place to photograph both sunrise and sunset. The hiking trails... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 29, 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

If you are camping in the park this is a good place to stay. There are restrooms but no showers. The lake is a good place to photograph both sunrise and sunset. The hiking trails lead through pineland. Foggy mornings are magical.

Thank Truckie351
Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

I had not visited this spot in many years and was eager to return. There is a beautiful lake with water as clear as an aquarium surrounded by pine rockland forest. We walked the entire perimeter of the lake, though the trails were in need of trimming. The wildlife we saw consisted of mostly dragonflies, as well as some hornets,... More 

Thank MrMiamiExplorer
Kingswinford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2016

Hike / tranquil walk, bike ride, picnicker, a beautiful day out out with nature for the entire family to enjoy plenty to see and take pics

1 Thank Wesley N
Tucson, Arizona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2016

This is not really an attraction but a site in Everglades National Park (off main park road 7 miles south of the main entrance) where there is a campground and a picnic area. A pond by the picnic area is suitable for fishing and there are hiking trails in the vicinity. Campground open November-April has 108 sites for RV and... More 

Thank CrankingChick
Dallas, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2015

This is the Key that has the tiny whitetail deer. The place to find them though is not in the reserve, but more along the roads. The Blue Hole sometimes have a couple of alligators in it.

Thank SharkLoverKate
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2015

I stayed at this campground for a couple of nights in early February 2015. I liked my site at the far end of the campground by the amphitheater. The bugs were not bad. I enjoyed the evening ranger programs in the amphitheater. The bathrooms were very clean, but I REALLY missed not having showers. The campground's website says they always... More 

4 Thank lbs720
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

It's about a 13 mile trip to go from the campgrounds to the lake and back. Beautiful views the whole trail!!! Very peaceful, sometimes the trail is completely empty. It's best when weather is cooler to avoid mosquitoes. We usually bring snacks and have them by the lake, we enjoy the view and have a little break before we head... More 

5 Thank TK9043
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2014

sites well spaced out so you are not too cozy with the neighbors with very convenient comfort facilities... though no showers, for shower you need to go to flamingo, button up early and tight at night, mosquitoes everywhere

3 Thank uckbuck
Clinton, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2014

We checked this out and decided it would make the best place within The 'Glades to camp. The pine forest protects campers from the wind, provides shade and the campground rings a nice pond for scenic pleasure. Didn't see anything unique by way of flora or fauna here, though.

5 Thank culturevulture94
Indiana, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 5, 2014

Easy walk on a paved path through the pines. Different views than from other trails in the park. Worth a quick stop, then keep moving to other trails as you work your way down to Flamingo.

1 Thank Stephanie J

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