Nature Adventures

This page lists nature parks, botanical gardens, environmental centers, and other places where kids can study and enjoy nature in the St. Augustine, Florida area.
Kids St. Augustine: Nature Adventures - Fun 4 Auggie Kids
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Anastasia State Park

Anastasia State Park is located only 1.5 miles from historic downtown and has activities for every member of the family. Nature walks, kayaking and fi ...

Area: St. Augustine
1340 A1A South, St. Augustine, FL
Bulow Plantation Ruins Historic State Park

Take a step back in time when you visit the Bulow Plantation Ruins, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Sites. Visitors can either ta ...

Area: Flagler
County Road 2001, Flagler Beach, FL, 32110
Caravelle Ranch

Tucked between the Ocklawaha and St. Johns rivers, this area’s well-managed pine flatwoods and river swamps appeal to a variety of recreationists. Two ...

Area: SW St. Johns County and Palatka
FL 19, Palatka, FL, 32177
Davis Park

Davis Park features 5 soccer fields (4 lighted), 3 football fields (2 lighted), 4 lighted softball fields w/ 300 foot fences, and 6 lighted Baseball f ...

Area: North St. Johns County
210 Davis Park Road, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, 32082
Restrooms: Available throughout the park at each concession stand ...
Deep Creek Conservation Area

East side of St. Johns River, West of CR 207 Just north of Hastings Deep Creek is primarily low land, which makes it ideal for fish, boating or ca ...

Area: St. Augustine
East side of St. Johns River, West of CR 207
Dunns Creek Wildlife Management Area

Located south of a sharp bend in the St. Johns River, more than 6,200 acres of natural communities are represented in Dunns Creek State Park. The natu ...

320 Sisco Road, Pomona Park, FL, 32181
Etoniah Creek

Etoniah Creek WMA includes more than 7,185 acres in northern Putnam County. The area is home to many wildlife species as well as a wildlife or travel ...

Area: SW St. Johns County and Palatka
390 Holloway Rd., Florahome, FL, 32140-2537
Faver-Dykes State Park

Faver-Dykes offers activities for an entire fun filled day. Camping, canoeing, hiking and picnicking can all be enjoyed at this pristine, undeveloped ...

Area: St. Augustine
1000 Faver-Dykes Road, St. Augustine, FL, 32086
Fort Matanzas National Monument

Fort Matanzas has a history closely entwined with the City of St. Augustine and the Castillo de San Marcos. Built in 1740-1742 by the Spanish, it was ...

Area: St. Augustine
8635 A1A South, St. Augustine, FL, 32080
Fort Mose Historic State Park

Fort Mose, established in 1738 by Manuel Montiano, gave safety to Africans running away from slavery in the English Colony of Carolina. Approximately ...

Area: St. Augustine
15 Fort Mose Trail, St. Augustine, FL, 32084
Gamble Rogers Memorial State Recreation Area

Bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway, this 144-acre park offers coastal camping, picnicking, swimming, fishing, and nature stu ...

Area: Flagler
3100 S. State Road A1A, Flagler beach, FL, 32136
Julington-Durbin Preserve

2,031 acres. This property is jointly owned with the state of Florida. The area is located on a peninsula formed at the confluence of Julington and Du ...

Junior Ranger Program

Visitors are invited to learn about this beautiful park by participating in the Junior Ranger Program. Come to the ranger station upon arrival for a ...

Area: Flagler
3100 S. Oceanshore Blvd., Flagler Beach, FL, 32136
Marineland of Florida

Marineland of Florida, one of Florida's first marine mammal parks, is billed as "the world's first oceanarium". Marineland functions as an entertainme ...

Area: St. Augustine
9600 Oceanshore Blvd., St. Augustine, FL, 32080
Matanzas Wildlife Management Area

Just eight miles south of St. Augustine in St. Johns County, the Matanzas Wildlife Management Area (WMA) occupies 4,699 acres within the Matanzas Stat ...

Area: St. Augustine
Moses Creek Conservation Area

One of the few remaining undeveloped tidal creeks in the region can be found at Moses Creek Conservation Area preserves. Wildlife such as the great bl ...

Area: St. Augustine
S.R. 206, St. Augustine, FL, 32086
Nocatee Kayak Launch

The Kayak Launch joined Nocatee’s world class amenities in 2014. It’s the perfect outdoor amenity for residents that crave adventure! The Launch is ...

Area: North St. Johns County
North Guana Outpost

Welcome to North Guana Outpost Ponte Vedra's only outfitter store with stand up paddleboard and kayak rentals, guided tours, and meetups. North Gua ...

Area: North St. Johns County
4415 Mickler Road, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, 32082
Palatka-to-St. Augustine State Trail

The Palatka-to-St. Augustine State Trail, also known as the State Road 207 Rail-Trail, is in development as a multi-use recreational trail along a cor ...

Area: SW St. Johns County and Palatka
1600 Twigg Street, Palatka, FL, 32177
Rodman Campground

Rodman Reservoir has been called one of the ten best bass lakes in the nation. It is true. Rodman is a great fishin' hole, but Rodman has much more to ...

Area: SW St. Johns County and Palatka
410 Rodman Rd, Palatka, FL, 32177