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Big Cypress Swamp: The Western Everglades►
We stopped at Big Cypress National Preserve on our way to Orlando after spending the morning at the Gulf Coast side of Everglades National Park. The Big Cypress Swamp provides crucial freshwater to the Everglades. The 25-minute video below is the orientation film shown at both visitor centers.
Big Cypress Area Posts►
- Everglades National Park
- Big Cypress National Preserve
- Everlgades Mangrove Forest
- Big Cypress Orientation Film
Location: 52105 Tamiami Trail East, Ochopee, Florida 34141
Designation: National Preserve
Date NPS designation declared: 10/04/1974
Date of my visit: April 2016