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Peaceful Waters Sanctuary

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Yes, it is Peaceful!!!

Only 15 minutes from my Mom's house, I go here when I'm down in Florida. What a lovely setting... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
"Jesus" Lizards (Basilisks)

This sanctuary is a boardwalk of 1500 feet over water reserve which at many points connect with an... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
Elien B
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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11676 Pierson Rd, Wellington, FL 33414-8717
+1 561-791-4000
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

Only 15 minutes from my Mom's house, I go here when I'm down in Florida. What a lovely setting!! It has a combination of boardwalk and walking trails that go around the various ponds. Lots of birds! Cranes, Roseate Spoonbills, Ibis, Great Egrets, Little Blue...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank mjpileggi
Reviewed 13 October 2018

This sanctuary is a boardwalk of 1500 feet over water reserve which at many points connect with an outside perimeter trail which is on land and 7 / 10 of a mile. I went Friday afternoon and without many people there I had a chance...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Elien B
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Enjoyed an evening walk with my sister while bird watching. We saw a variety of birds including sandhill cranes.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank traintraveler53
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Extremely serene. Can catch some great bird viewing when there. Easy walk about the elevated boardwalks.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank alfab82
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Follow the signs past the ball fields. It would be easy to miss if you didn't know it was there. I always seem to see something interesting here, but at times it seems a little slow. This park has a lot less people than some...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Peaceful Waters was a great side trip for seeing and photographing birds and other wildlife when in Wellington for a horse event. The boardwalk path is an easy walk. Better signage for parking and finding the entrance would be appreciated.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Islander395
Reviewed 12 February 2018

I found this peaceful area by accident, while attending a soccer match in a nearby sports complex. The wetlands park has 1,500 feet of elevated nature boardwalks and one mile of walking trails which I decided to explore and was pleasantly surprised by the number...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank FLnurseER
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I found out about this park from a Facebook bird group. I am well acquainted with Green Cay and Wakadohatchee Wetlands but I was intrigued when I saw pictures of Peaceful Waters Sanctuary which is located at the back of this park pop up in...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Arielfl
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I have been to Peaceful Waters Sanctuary many times and always come home with new pictures. The winter of 2016 was exceptional for bird watching. During a two week period, I saw hundreds of Rosette Spoon Bills and White Pelicans. That was unusual but great...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 226joelt
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Both Boardwalk and trail for walking, around a waterway filled with many varieties of birds, was hard to find- located in the back of the athletic complex, follow the square white signs

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank 642ginam
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Response from Janet T | Reviewed this property |
There was no one there to check, so I do not know.