Native American Everglades: Snake Road to the Seminole Tribe Professional Review and Guide
"This 45-mile round-trip drive into the middle of Florida’s Everglades and Big Cypress Swamp introduces these important Florida ecosystems, as well as the Seminole Tribe, with its indomitable spirit and rich history. The drive includes visits to an outstanding tribal museum and a wildlife park carved from the glades. This drive winds its way to a remote community isolated in the middle of exceptional natural beauty, where the edges of Florida’s Big Cypress Swamp and Everglades meld in stunning panorama.
Special features: Snake Road; Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation; Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum with re-created Seminole chickees and Big Cypress Swamp Boardwalk; Billie Swamp Safari with re-created native camp, storytelling, canoeing, horseback riding, nature paths, birding, and wildlife watching. This chapter is a complete description of a scenic drive with a route map and information on the best travel seasons, interesting sites, recreation opportunities, camping locations, and much more."