Visit Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary

Advance Online Reservations Required. No Walk-Ins Accepted. No Entrance after 1:15pm.

For General Admission and Member Tickets: CLICK HERE

Friends of Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary Members will need to create a login to gain access to our new system and reserve tickets for free boardwalk visits. From the above link, select Member Login (top right) and then Forgot Your Password. Enter the email associated with your membership and select Send Reset. A one-time link to reset your password will be sent to you, enabling you to set your password for future reservations. If you need assistance contact

Blair Audubon Visitor Center

Timed entry daily 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. with the last admission at 1:00 p.m.

On Monday mornings from 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., visitors may encounter our volunteer boardwalk maintenance team as they sweep, clean, or perform other functions vital to maintaining our world-famous wooden boardwalk. Visitors may experience some noise during this time. 

Admission Fees 

  • General admission: $17  
  • Full-time college student: $10 (with valid school ID)
  • Children 6 to 14: $6 
  • Children under six: FREE
  • Friends of Corkscrew members: FREE
  • Members of the US Military (with ID): $14
  • National Audubon Members: $14  

 *NO SAME DAY REFUNDSNo-shows are not refundable. By purchasing your admission on this site, you are agreeing that any no-show is non-refundable. Contact for refund requests.

*At this time we are not able to accept coupons or other promotions.

*Portions of the boardwalk are currently under repair, however both loops are open.

Enhanced Safety Procedures 

  • Registration is required for all visitors. No walk-ins will be accepted. 
  • Masks are required in the Blair Visitor Center.   
  • Follow one-way boardwalk trail signs. 
  • Social distancing markers are installed. Please follow CDC social distancing guidelines by staying six feet apart.  
  • Hand sanitizing stations are now available.   
  • Plexiglas window at admissions kiosk.  
  • Temporary closures: Gallery Café, Discovery Center.
  • The Nature Store is open with limited capacity for shoppers. You can also visit our online Nature Store 
  • On-site public programs are not available but virtual programming is offered. 
  • Water refilling station available in the Living Machine. 
  • A complimentary wheelchair is available upon request.  
  • Outdoor picnic tables are available in the parking area. 
  • If you are sick, please stay home.  

IMPORTANT: The Nature Store is open limited hours. Please plan to bring your own refillable water bottle, sunblock, and bug spray. Water refilling station available in the Living Machine. Parts of the boardwalk may be slippery at times. Watch your step, and wear footwear with traction. 

Boardwalk Rules 

  • One-way travel (clockwise)  
  • No food on the boardwalk  
  • Quiet, please   
  • Stay on the trail  
  • Do not feed or harass wildlife - animals and plants are protected 
  • Children must be supervised 
  • No pets allowed
  • Leave trail during high winds and lightning  
  • No smoking  
  • Do not litter  
  • No running  
  • Drones are not permitted  


Other Considerations 


All visitors must be off the boardwalk by 3 p.m. Unauthorized vehicles found in the parking area after 3 p.m. may be towed at the owner's expense.  

Please lock your car, and take all valuables with you.   

Phone Number: 239-348-9151  


Thank you for visiting Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary! 


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