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Nice park, well maintained, lots to see

Enjoyed a stroll through this park. It was very hot out so didn't see a lot of wildlife, but did... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
LST2323
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Potsdam, New York
nice preserve

Well kept boardwalk through the Mangroves and plenty of streams to see fish and wildlife had the... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
JarIII
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Chesapeake City, Maryland
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14 Apr 2018
“Nice park, well maintained, lots to see”
28 Mar 2018
“nice preserve”
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1555 Aqui Esta Dr, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-6530
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Cost was a donation. We enjoyed it very much and staff was very friendly. There is a nice gift shop there too. Althought quit small it is well worth the visit. Enjoy your visit!

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Enjoyed a stroll through this park. It was very hot out so didn't see a lot of wildlife, but did hear lots of birds, watch some fiddler crabs, and took pics of an anole. The path itself was very nice, well maintained, and well marked....More

1  Thank LST2323
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Well kept boardwalk through the Mangroves and plenty of streams to see fish and wildlife had the opportunity to photograph needle fish and other birds plus a Bald Eagle.

1  Thank JarIII
Reviewed 21 March 2018

This is good for a short walk or just to relax. It is very dog friendly and often there will be someone there to explain some things. We learned about butterfly eggs one day.

Thank judithcuzner
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

What a fun time. Got a great plate of spaghetti with meatballs and sausage. Salad. Roll. Desert. 10.00

Thank sallie P
Reviewed 9 February 2018

It was a nice park for strolling. Lots of native plants and very interest. The animals were interesting.

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place, great place with really helpful people. Would definitely go back. Staff were so helpful.

Thank KateF2116GZ
Reviewed 10 April 2017

A good place to get up close and personal with unique and familiar animals. Fun to see them nursed back to health if possible. Even more fun to see the long time residents.

Thank 594mac
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The entrance to the park is quite nice. There are pocket gardens where bromeliads, native plants, etc., are showcased. There are benches and tables where one can have a picnic. There is a short trail that loops around through scrub. My timing was off since...More

1  Thank KathleenR_28
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Have driven past there probably at least once a day for the past 12 years but never stopped because, according to the sign, they didn't allow dogs. However, drove past last week and noticed they now have dog poop stations which made me reconsider. So,...More

3  Thank Molliewoppy
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