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Private Programs

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Private Programs



Planning an everglades experience for your private group is a breeze at Grassy Waters Preserve! We welcome scout troops, summer camps, neighborhood associations, environmental clubs, and more.
 
Guidelines:
  • Groups must guarantee at least 10 participants.
  • Weekend private programs have a maximum of 20 participants.
  • Weekday private programs have a maximum of 40 participants.
  • Cost varies by the length of program and activities requested.  Pricing will be determined following submission of program request. 
  • Programs must be booked a minimum of 1 month in advance. Please note that dates fill quickly, and often the next available date is 3 months or more away.
  • For youth education programs (child-focused program where children outnumber adults, ex: summer camp), all participants must be within 2 grade levels of each other (ex: K–2nd or 3rd–5th).

You will be choosing from the following activities:

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Boardwalk Tour
Available to all age groups. Boardwalk is ADA accessible.
Duration: 1.5 hours.



 


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Dipnetting
Available to participants ages 5 and up (with participating adults). Participants will enter the water approximately knee-deep and use nets to catch various aquatic macroinvertebrates. A discussion of the species caught follows the activity.
Duration: 1.5 hours




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Swamp Tromp
Available to participants ages 8 and up (with participating adults). This is an off-boardwalk hike through the wetland. Water levels are approximately knee-deep. The ability to walk on uneven terrain, step over submerged obstacles and duck under low-hanging vegetation is required.
Duration: 1.5 hours


 
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Canoeing
Available to participants ages 10 and up (with participating adults). Canoes require two paddlers per boat.
Maximum 10 canoes. Participants may not bring their own boats.
Duration: 1.5 to 3 hours


 
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Kayaking
Available to participants ages 10 and up (with participating adults), bust be age 15 and up to be in single kayak. Maximum 6 single kayaks and 6 tandem kayaks.
Participants may not bring their own boats. 
Duration: 1.5 to 3 hours

 
To request a private program, please fill out and submit the following information:

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