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Turkey Creek Sanctuary

#1 of 20 things to do in Palm Bay Features Animals
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1502 Port Malabar Blvd NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905-5451
952-3433
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A great nature walk.

A great way to see a natural environment. It offers a deeply shaded elevated boardwalk through... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
K7510YGrobertf
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Melbourne Beach, United States
So pretty

Just a great place to wander around and look at the gopher turtles. They're everywhere. The library... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TheGypsyD
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North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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1502 Port Malabar Blvd NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905-5451
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952-3433
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great way to see a natural environment. It offers a deeply shaded elevated boardwalk through several vegetation zones leading to overlooks of Turkey Creek. It takes only a half hour if you are short of time but you could spend hours watching the wildlife...More

Thank K7510YGrobertf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a great place to wander around and look at the gopher turtles. They're everywhere. The library is right there too!

Thank TheGypsyD
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This was a pleasant place to take a walk and feel like you are away from the traffic and bustle. Very enjoyable.

Thank KatSz
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Walking the well marked and maintained boardwalk is easy and interesting. The trail winds through the woods and takes you to Turkey Creek where ther are many turtles and fish and the occasional alligator to be seen. Along the trail I have seen many birds,gopher...More

Thank JohnCoach F
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This was an hour well spent! Loved the explanation in the free info about the vegetation and animals to look for. We saw tons of turtles and birds. It was a hot day but the shade and breeze helped. A few biting flies got to...More

1  Thank Brandy C
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Beautiful walks on several nature trails through a wildlife refuge. Short walks or long hikes. Either one or both are available here. An elevated boardwalk with gazebos and multiple scenic overlooks are on one of the trails. They also have an education center with restrooms....More

Thank Mr_Objectivity
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The boardwalk is an easy walk not terribly long walk My Vivofit clocks it at around 4000 steps. Along the way you see ancient sand dunes dating from 11,000 years ago when this was the seashore. The creek is very scenic. On a recent visit...More

2  Thank ron006
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Awesome nature walk! Interesting facts posted! Good marking for trails and a nice long walk with many cool things to see!

Thank caaary
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great opportunity to enjoy natural Florida with a lifted boardwalk for easier walking. Good spots to stop, sit and watch nature.

Thank jennshaffer1
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We love Turkey creek!! Always have a good time and love the serenity!! My son loves to see all the wild life!

1  Thank jamie w
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waterquilter
26 May 2017|
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Response from Claricevampire | Reviewed this property |
There is a mountain biking path alongside the sanctuary but it's maintained by the park district and I'm not certain if the upkeep is all that good . But I do know it's a medium level path with pretty rough terrain . Not for... More
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Ann M
2 January 2017|
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Response from Claricevampire | Reviewed this property |
if you were walking some of the trails outside the sanctuary or if the dog was in the canoe , it's ok , but because of all the wildlife , dogs are not allowed in the actual park , but there are so many outlying trails that... More
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Beardedbrit
19 June 2016|
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Response from Claricevampire | Reviewed this property |
Those are donations made on behalf of the memory of someone deceased , you can call the park and they will put you in touch with the right people
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