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#1 of 7 Nature & Parks in Merritt Island
... a trip to the Merritt Island wildlife refuge it is so beautiful and so serene we love Blackpoint drive the number of birds his incredible definitely a wonderful spot to visit it back to nature experience love it
Spent the day in the park and saw alligators, rosette spoonbills in flight, numerous egrets, different duck species, tri colored herons, and blue herons, in flight along with a number of vultures.
#2 of 7 Nature & Parks in Merritt Island
On this relaxing nature drive you will see many species of birds such as the beautiful coral pink Roseate Spoonbill, hovering and hunting Osprey and Belted Kingfishers and towards the end of the drive, there is an...
However, if you are feeling adventurous, and the weather is good enough, there are observation areas and short walks through the reserve where you can park the car, and after a short walk get great views, and righ...
Lori Wilson Park Cocoa Beach 5.9 km away
#1 of 5 Nature & Parks in Cocoa Beach
We fell in love with the beach at Lori Wilson Park: free parking, short walk, beautiful flora, clean sand, reasonable rentals (even by the hour), and the beach itself was perfect for my 6 and 12 year old children.
The best of Lori Wilson Park several times about this time of year it provides a place of solitude nature and beauty even in the winter months and the beach is accessible with public parking, right at the Lifeguar...
Cocoa Beach Cocoa Beach 7.2 km away
#2 of 5 Nature & Parks in Cocoa Beach
Several small islands dot the river with hundreds of turns, lagoons, bird rookeries, playing dolphins, jumping fish, Tropical hammocks and mangrove swamps; it is just you and nature.
From the pier at Jetty Park to the Cocoa Beach Pier and the many attractions of the area, Cocoa Beach is always a pleasure to visit.
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Cocoa Riverfront Park Cocoa 7.3 km away
#1 of 6 Nature & Parks in Cocoa
Great park to let the kids run around swing and just be kids... Great place to just sit on the benches and watch the day go by.. Tons of great places to eat and lots of old Vintage shops and places to explore... L...
This is a very nice park, there are plenty of shade trees, there is a great view of the river, there is plenty of parking around the park- and it is adjacent to Cocoa Village shopping area.
Brevard Zoo Melbourne 11.1 km away
#1 of 48 Nature & Parks in Melbourne
The layout of the zoo provides a nice easy walk through nature with the various displays well kept, clean, and informative signage.
Just a lovely day from the kayaks, to feeding the giraffes, feeding the birds in the Aviary, and the water park for the little ones is a special treat as well!
#3 of 7 Nature & Parks in Merritt Island
There is a Donation box (please donate) as the park is FREE!! Great outing for the family or couples wanting a relaxing day and the opportunity to learn some MI history.
Miles of very well maintained trails to explore nature.
Alan Shephard Beachfront Park Cocoa Beach 7.6 km away
#3 of 5 Nature & Parks in Cocoa Beach
We picked Alan Shephard Park (intersection of A1A and Route 520) and what a great choice!
The park is well maintained and very close to the Cocoa Beach Pier.
Cocoa Beach Skate Park Cocoa Beach 3.8 km away
#4 of 5 Nature & Parks in Cocoa Beach
Manatee Sanctuary Park Cape Canaveral 9.9 km away
#3 of 5 Nature & Parks in Cape Canaveral
Slightly off the beaten path, it is an extremely well-maintained park that boasts a great walking/exercise path, small pond, beautiful boardwalk overlooking the ocean, a nice, covered picnic area, and adequate bat...
This is an Awesome Local Park For The Family !! We just celebrated Easter 2018.
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Rockledge
Thank you Helen and Allan for saving this space for nature.
Nice, hidden nature walk/park.
Cherie Down Park Cape Canaveral 10.8 km away
#2 of 5 Nature & Parks in Cape Canaveral
Enjoy the sights of the cruise ships leaving Port Canaveral or take a stroll on the beach either north towards the Jetty Park and the cruise canal or south towards Cocoa Beach and its wonderful Pier.
Driving here was a little hidden but once we arrived, the park had plenty of parking as well as bathrooms for littles.
Jetty Park Cape Canaveral 12.4 km away
#1 of 5 Nature & Parks in Cape Canaveral
From the nature trails to the snack bar and beach entrance it is a great place to visit if you are in the area..The Jetty is absolutely amazing the view of the Cocoa Beach shoreline is incredible..The camp ground...
... are hiking trails, and you can watch the cruise ships come in and out of the jetty, there's also a fishing pier and bait shop, also there is a little country store on the park with a/c and icecream bars YUMM.
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Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands Melbourne 13.3 km away
#2 of 48 Nature & Parks in Melbourne
You can also drive in and park inside , and then walk as long as you want.There is also an interesting smaller pond to the right and in front of the Wetlands called the Daniel Click Ponds, also home to many visiti...
Also, this Wetlands is extremely populated, so you are sure to see some unique birds and animals when you visit; if you listen closely, you can hear dozens of creatures making nature’s music.
#4 of 7 Nature & Parks in Merritt Island
Port Canaveral Port Canaveral 11.1 km away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Port Canaveral
There is lots of parking from a variety of viewpoints and numerous small parks with benches and picnic tables.
There is a large boat ramp area at the far east of the port, next to Jetty Park, with great views.
Taylor Park Cocoa 7.3 km away
#2 of 6 Nature & Parks in Cocoa
It has really added life to this great park and added a special touch.
Relaxing, quiet park
#5 of 7 Nature & Parks in Merritt Island
Launch from Kiwanis Island Park.
Lee Wenner Park Cocoa 7.2 km away
#3 of 6 Nature & Parks in Cocoa
One can enjoy watching the people boat or fish while strolling thru the scenic park on the river.
Boat ramps are open and you can enjoy the park restaurants or just sit and enjoy the water.
Robert P. Murkshe Memorial Park Cocoa Beach 6.2 km away
#5 of 5 Nature & Parks in Cocoa Beach
I have visitied the park many times since it was dedicated to my Uncle, Robert P. Murkshe, in 1990.
#6 of 7 Nature & Parks in Merritt Island
u can pull under the bridge and park and walk around or fish feed the birds or talk to the people and hear and trade stories if you sit at the rivers edge you will see fish dolphins ,birds and watch the boats go b...
Terrific park to take a walk or bike ride by the river.
#7 of 7 Nature & Parks in Merritt Island
Sidney Fisher Park Cocoa 6.4 km away
#5 of 6 Nature & Parks in Cocoa
Only $5 parking charge for all day, great value and a welcome break from the hustle and bustle of Orlando and the theme parks.
Indian River Cruises Cocoa 7.5 km away
#4 of 6 Nature & Parks in Cocoa
Center Street Park Cape Canaveral 9.3 km away
#4 of 5 Nature & Parks in Cape Canaveral
If you are looking for a FREE place to watch sunsets, manatees or dolphins, Center Street Park is for you.
I am sure local kayak companies will bring you by here for $40, but park in one of the three parking spots for free,walk 20 feet to the gazebo, and prepare to be amazed.
Brevard Zoo Linear Park Melbourne 11.1 km away
#8 of 48 Nature & Parks in Melbourne
The Linear Park is over a mile of meandering walking/biking trail through rough Florida woods.
Linear Park is a nice safe peaceful walk through natural Florida scenery.
Canaveral Lock Cape Canaveral 10.9 km away
#5 of 5 Nature & Parks in Cape Canaveral
After all, this is nature, not SeaWorld.