We scour for hours so you don't have to

Tag Archives: "boardwalk"

Sawgrass Lake Park

Sawgrass Lake Park, 400 acres in size, allows people to walk through one of the largest maple swamps on the Gulf Coast of Florida. The park’s mile-long boardwalk and half-mile dirt trail provide opportunities to see birds, butterflies, plants and animals in their natural settings within the most densely populated county in Florida. Herons, egrets, [...]

Sand Key Park

A salt marsh with viewing benches further enhances the park, where heron, roseate spoonbill, great horned owl, anhinga, and common moorhen nest and feed. Amenities: concession boardwalk, nature trail 2 beach wheel-chairs outdoor showers 2 bath houses with separate changing stalls and restrooms parking (fee charged) dog park playground equipment restrooms 2 shelters & grills [...]

Eagle Lake Park

Great care was given to the restoration of the land’s natural habitat during the park’s development. One key feature is a wetlands section on the western side of the park which has been restored with 100 percent native plants. The park is home to fox squirrels, numerous bird species, gopher tortoises and water turtles. Amenities: [...]

Boca Ciega Millennium Park

Amenities: fishing access to Bay a canoe launch 1.5 acre dog park 35-foot observation tower .25 mile nature trail boardwalks playground restrooms 7 picnic shelters bicycle/pedestrian paths Five ponds were added to treat stormwater water runoff and hydrate the wetland areas before the runoff reaches Boca Ciega Bay. accessible to Pinellas Trail via 74th Ave. [...]

A.L. Anderson Park

Amenities: fishing access to Bay boat ramp (fee charged) dog park boardwalks, nature trails playground restrooms nine picnic shelters -

George C. McGough Nature Park

Also known as “the turtle park” for its abundant aquatic turtle population, McGough Nature Park is located at 11901 146th Street North. Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and stroll through the shady oak hammock or through the mangroves along the intercoastal waterway.  Make sure you visit the nature center which houses live [...]