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Nature Adventures

This page lists nature parks, botanical gardens, environmental centers, and other places where kids can study and enjoy nature in the Brevard County, Florida area.
Kids Brevard County: Nature Adventures - Fun 4 Space Coast Kids
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Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge

The Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge stretches across 20.5 miles between Melbourne Beach and Wabasso Beach along Florida's east coast. The refuge ...

Area: South Brevard
Barrier Island Center

The center provides a focal point for the Archie Carr Refuge and the associated barrier island by providing exhibit space, a presentation hall, and on ...

Area: South Brevard
8385 S Hwy A1A, Melbourne Beach, Florida, 32951
Beach Bonfires in Brevard County

Did you know that you can have your own beach bonfire on select beaches in Brevard County?! Here are the websites with information on how to obtain ...

Area: Beachside
Canaveral National Seashore

Since ancient times, this barrier island has provided sanctuary to both people and wildlife. Many threatened animals find refuge here, including sea t ...

Area: North Brevard
212 S Washington Ave, Titusville, Florida, 32796
Enchanted Forest Sanctuary

Several miles of hiking trails allow visitors to enjoy the natural beauty of the region. Wildlife observation, nature photography, and hiking are popu ...

Area: North Brevard
444 Columbia Blvd, Titusville, Florida, 32780
Florida Tech Botanical Garden

This is a public garden. We are open from sunrise to sunset. As there are natural water features and other potential hazards, please exercise caution ...

Area: South Brevard
150 West University Blvd, Melbourne, Florida, 32901
Geocaching

Geocaching is a high-tech treasure hunting game played throughout the world by adventure seekers equipped with GPS devices. The basic idea is to loc ...

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

Many recreational opportunities are offered at the Refuge. Bird and wildlife observation, a wildlife drive, manatee observation deck, fishing and hunt ...

Area: North Brevard
3 South Washington Ave, Titusville, Florida, 32796
Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands at Viera

Located between the Moccasin Island Tract of the River Lakes Conservation Area and the Brevard Zoo, the Viera Wetlands are a popular site for birders, ...

Free: Yes
Area: Central Brevard
3658 Charlie Corbeil Way, Viera, Florida, 32940
Sams House at Pine Island

Enjoy hiking, biking, horseback riding, fishing, canoeing, and kayaking through five different habitats and over six miles of trails. Wading birds, ba ...

Area: North Brevard
6195 N. Tropical Trail, Merritt Island, Florida, 32953
Sebastian Inlet State Park

Sebastian Inlet State Park is a premier saltwater fishing location on Florida's east coast. Other activities include some of the best surfing on the E ...

Area: South Brevard
9700 S. State Road A1A, Melbourne Beach, Florida, 32951
St. Johns River

If nature is your thing, consider visiting some of the scenic and unspoiled 700,000 acres of land owned by the St. Johns River Water Management Distri ...

St. Sebastian River Preserve State Park

This site preserves open grassy forests of longleaf pine that were once commonplace throughout Florida. The pine flatwoods form a backdrop for other b ...

Area: South Brevard
1000 Buffer Preserve Drive, Fellsmere, Florida, 32948
Ted Moorhead Lagoon House, The

The Lagoon House is an exceptional venue for workshops, meetings, and exploration. It houses a small natural history museum, library, and gift shop a ...

Area: South Brevard
3275 Dixie Hay NE, Palm Bay, Florida, 32901
Turkey Creek Sanctuary

Established in 1981, the Sanctuary offers a 1.85 mile boardwalk passing through hydric (wet) hammock, mesic (moist) hammock, and sand pine scrub commu ...

Area: South Brevard
1518 Port Malabar Blvd. NE, Palm Bay, Florida, 32905