From Fort Lauderdale: Take 595 west to I75 (Alligator Alley) north. Take exit 49 and follow signs 19 miles to park entrance.
This phot was taken January 20, 2011
Exploring the Tamiami Trail we stumbled upon Billies Swamp Buggy Tours. We took our first ever airboat ride and it was magnificent! You can actually stay in these little huts, if your brave enough, overnight. The entire place is so peaceful and awe inspiring.