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The Everglades

January 19 – 24, 2017

After our week long boondock at Miccosuki Casino visiting Miami and Shark Valley, our next stop was Long Pine Key Campground off the main road in Everglades National Park.  This first come first served (FCFS) campground has no services at the sites, but with a dump station and newly installed shower houses, it was perfect for us.  We were advised to arrive in the morning to be sure to get a spot so we moved south from Miccosukee to nearby Homestead FL the night before. 

We loved our week long stay at the Everglades! We loved seeing all the alligators, trudging through knee-deep water in the Cypress Dome, and learning about about the ecology of the “river of grass”

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