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The Anhinga Trail - Everglades National Park

A January 2006 trip to Homestead by hellotmf

Everglades National Park Photo, Everglades National Park, Florida More Photos
Quote: This journal describes the Anhinga Trail and the wildlife found there. It also provides logistical information for those who are interested in visiting the trail.

Everglades National Park

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Everglades National Park Photo, Everglades National Park, Florida
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This past weekend I drove through Everglades National Park, starting from Homestead, Florida, and going down to Flamingo, which is at the southwest edge of the park near Florida Bay. This time of year (January), in the dry season, an abundance of birds congregate in the drying ponds around the Everglades, so many photo enthusiasts like myself also congregate there with intricate cameras, lenses, and tripods in hand. Without question, the best trail on my trek was the Anhinga Trail, which is the first marked trail after entering the park at Homestead. The Anhinga Trail is named after a big, beautiful black bird (also called a Water Turkey, probably by someone who didn’t like it t...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on January 16, 2006

Everglades National Park
Various Visitor Centers
Everglades National Park, Florida
(305) 242-7700

Everglades National Park

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Attraction | "Everglades National Park - Anhinga Trail"

Everglades National Park Photo, Everglades National Park, Florida
Quote:
This past weekend I drove through Everglades National Park, starting from Homestead, Florida, and going down to Flamingo, which is at the southwest edge of the park near Florida Bay. This time of year (January), in the dry season, an abundance of birds congregate in the drying ponds around the Everglades, so many photo enthusiasts like myself also congregate there with intricate cameras, lenses, and tripods in hand. Without question, the best trail on my trek was the Anhinga Trail, which is the first marked trail after entering the park at Homestead. The Anhinga Trail is named after a big, beautiful black bird (also called a Water Turkey, probably by someone who didn’t like it too much) that f...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on June 26, 2006

Everglades National Park
Various Visitor Centers
Everglades National Park, Florida
(305) 242-7700

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