Video of the day: Everglades National Park, South Florida

Katy Holland

With more than 100 miles of national park, rare and endangered species, Everglades National Park on the southern tip of the Florida Peninsula is a haven for anyone who loves hiking, wilderness trails, wildlife and peace and quiet. If you've ever thought of going, this video will inspire you to pack those walking boots and head for the largest sub-tropical wilderness in North America.

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