Time of year
If you enjoy walking among the trees you will definently enjoy walking through one of the oldest stands of Sabal Palms anywhere. It's is cool under the canapy.
We arrived a little late in the morning. The temp was 84. It was a windy day, so no mosquitoes when we were there. Did not see any wildlife, but didnt expect too given the time of day we were there. It is a nice easy hike. Good for the whole family. The jouse is beautiful…
We arrived first thing in the morning. A member of the staff soon put food in the bird feeder and soon we had an incredible spectacle of birds. Seemed best to arrive at opening. We were the only ones there and the birds were most numerous at that time.
I ended up here alone early on a Tuesday morning. After crossing through the border wall and loosing phone signal I was a bit nervous about what I was getting into. After a briefing from the lovely attendant in the house, I set out along the trails. It felt very isolated and…
A couple of notes here. First, it is very hot and humid. I was drenched, soaking. So maybe November-March is a better time to come. THe insects are many, so take bug spray. It is a very dense jungle in a semi tropical zone. You need to stay on the trail. There are a wide…