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Daggerwing Nature Center

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11435 Park Access Road, Boca Raton, FL 33498
+1 561-629-8760
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It'sok, others in the county are better

small nature center and an odd v-shaped walkway (I prefer a loop walk) with little to see. Park is... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
jorgensen2016
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Boca Raton, Florida
A very pretty view from the boardwalk!

I enjoyed my visit to Daggerwing Nature Center with a few birders that I know. We saw some... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
Marcia A
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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11435 Park Access Road, Boca Raton, FL 33498
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+1 561-629-8760
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

small nature center and an odd v-shaped walkway (I prefer a loop walk) with little to see. Park is nice though

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

I enjoyed my visit to Daggerwing Nature Center with a few birders that I know. We saw some northern parulas and a few other warblers. There weren't loads of birds, but it had a nice view and also had an interesting overlook tower. The nature...More

Thank Marcia A
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

The Daggerwing Nature Center really gives you a great glimpse at osprey, woodpeckers, butterflies, wood storks, alligators, and a wide variety of bromeliads. If you really like being out in nature, there is a fantastic boardwalk that can show you a rare but beautiful sight...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

This is a boardwalk through an area with a river, many trees, and an observatory tower. In addition to this there is a building in which one can see many interesting animals. There are signs telling people all about the various plants. There are many...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Venture walking through gardens and the boardwalk. Just beautiful relaxing time. Love that plants are labeled. Surrounded by nature

Thank Laura W
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Daggerwing is a small, yet personable, nature center. It is part of a very large park complex with a water park and many other amenities. While I wouldn't recommend a separate trip just to visit Daggerwing, an entire park experience could be great and easily...More

Thank Heidi D
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Joined my garden group for an interesting presentation on butterflies and how different species are attracted to particular flowers & plants.

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

This exhibition has an information center ,and a great nature boardwalk . Parking is easy and free as is admission . It's easy to get to , take Yamato road west to just about the end . There you will find South palm beach county's...More

Thank Jimmy D
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

Went to see the baby alligators being fed. They're fed on Wednesday and Saturdays. Thursday the snake, Friday the screech owl. at 3:15 to 3:30 and no reservation required. Afterwards, we walked and along boardwalk and climbe up observation tower. We did see some huge...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is a fun nature side trip. In Feb-March the hours were open 1-4:30 Wed, Thurs, Friday Sat 10-4, Sun Mon & Tuesday closed. That is just the Nature Center. The boardwalk is open daily sunrise to sunset. The animal feeding (all of this is...More

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Amir B
7 April 2017|
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Response from tom K | Reviewed this property |
Not aware of a biking trail on the walking path.Could be in other parts of the park
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Melanie W
30 March 2017|
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Response from cattiques2010 | Reviewed this property |
I only saw the boardwalk and a adjoining sports park.
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leslie s
20 February 2017|
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Response from tom K | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, but have it on a lease and call prior to going to confirm. There is park right next to the entrance of Daggerwing Nature Center and there would be lots of room to roam. Check first
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