Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve

The Slough (pronounced "slew") is over 3,500 acres of wetland preserve. It is home to a diverstiy of plants and animals, a number of which are endangered. Otters, alligators, wading birds, turtles and more can be seen from the mile long boardwalk trail. Migratory birds are visible in the spring and fall seasons.

This is the perfect location for people interested in educational programs and recreational activites that create minimal disturbance to wildlife. Volunteer led guided walks expose the visitors to the hidden beauties of this uniques ecosystem.



Baby-changing station, Bus Parking, Covered Pavilion, Gift Shop, Parking, Picnic Area, Picnic Shelter, Restrooms

Average Visit Time

1 - 2 hours, 2 - 3 hours

Disabled Traveler Information

ADA Compliant, ADA Picnic Tables, Disability Accessible, Handicapped Parking, Roll-under Sinks, Wheelchair-friendly

Guest Information

Family Friendly