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Wellington Environmental Preserve

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3491 Flying Cow Ranch Rd, Marjory Stoneman Douglas Everglades Habitat, Wellington, FL 33414
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A Lovely Walk

This is a very nice preserve. It is a hot walk as there is very little shade but it is peaceful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leslie B
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Atlanta, Georgia
map directions are not easy to follow - no "you are here" marker. No benches or places to stop and enjoy the solitude

I love the everglades and am happy to have a place nearby to see this natural environment. It's... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
j0elaw
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Wellington, Florida
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3491 Flying Cow Ranch Rd, Marjory Stoneman Douglas Everglades Habitat, Wellington, FL 33414
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very nice preserve. It is a hot walk as there is very little shade but it is peaceful and quiet and you may see some wildlife. I have enjoyed it most during the winter or cooler months .

Thank Leslie B
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

I love the everglades and am happy to have a place nearby to see this natural environment. It's quiet - only the sounds of nature. You can hire a Segway tour from a local company - two people minimum/six maximum. I advise this option if...More

Thank j0elaw
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This is a great place to go for a bike ride and avoid the traffic. Never crowded with the opportunity for good views and wildlife viewing during your ride or walk.

Thank rmmg2013
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

I love the preserve. This winter I am renting a home in the Rustic Ranches area. I often go running at sunset here. It’s beautiful! Last Friday I was running at sunset in the Preserve and saw a guy in the tower. He was looking...More

5  Thank Kirsten B
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Beautiful place to walk, see wildlife and enjoy the peace and quiet of nature. Well maintained. Great walking paths.

Thank BLT1001
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Flying Cow road is so close but no one ever seems to venture down it. If you do take notice of the beautiful nature preserve we have in Wellington. You can have long or short walks in these great surroundings. Paths are paved with several...More

4  Thank FloTraveler561
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

As i love nature habitats , my kids planned a trip trip to this nature preserve via Green Motion Segway Tours.. It was a wonderful park and with a guide we saw much more of it than just walking around

2  Thank lmdminfl
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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Birds up close. Wonderful paved trail to walk on with a fabulous tower to climb offering great views !!

1  Thank Pathfinder14
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

Such a good and well maintained park with a perfect boardwalk. You could easily spend a few hours to walk aroud and to enjoy the birds.

Thank Tramx
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Reviewed 1 January 2017

A very nice setting with views of some wildlife and wetlands. There were segue tours offered, but we chose instead to take a walk. Very pleasant...

1  Thank FJGonzalezG
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Doris S
3 February 2018|
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Response from FloTraveler561 | Reviewed this property |
No dogs are allowed
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Carlos S
2 January 2017|
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Response from FloTraveler561 | Reviewed this property |
You can make it as long or short as needed - obviously you can't see everything if you get winded.
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