National Park

Eliott Key boardwalk (Source: CBS4)

Elliot Key Reopens After 18-Month Closure

Good news for boaters in South Florida. Biscayne National Park’s Elliot Key reopened Thursday, after being closed for nearly 18 months.


Biscayne National Park

Elliot Key To Reopen After 18-Month Closure

In October 2012, high tides from Hurricane Sandy heavily damaged the docks Elliot Key, separating them from the seawall.
At the time, National Park Service decided to close the island to visitors and do some serious repairs.


Florida Everglades

Florida Will Not Use State Funds To Open National Parks

State officials said they will no use state money to reopen national parks in the Sunshine State.


Florida Everglades

National Parks Free On Saturday

If you’re stuck at home trying to figure out what to do this weekend, the National Park Service has a deal for you.


(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Everglades National Park Preps For Shutdown

Everglades National Park ranger Leslie Velarde is at home as she points out the birds nest in the trees, but thanks to the looming government shutdown, she soon may really be stuck at home.


Glacier National Park (Ron Magill/Zoo Miami)

Dreams Of The American West

An awe-inspiring journey to the American West by CBS4, Zoo Miami, and a middle-school student detailed the history and scenery of some of the country’s most spectacular national parks.