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Green Cay Nature Center and Wetlands

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12800 Hagen Ranch Road, Boynton Beach, FL 33437-4130
+1 561-966-7000
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My tranquil and beautiful walk

Wonderful we'll maintained trails one mile long and one and half miles, Two entire different trails... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Pedro C
Boynton Beach, Florida
via mobile

GREEN CAY NATURE CENTER, maintained by Palm Beach County, is a wonderful place to view nature and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Boston area, United States
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“nature center” (141 reviews)
“bird watching” (24 reviews)
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12800 Hagen Ranch Road, Boynton Beach, FL 33437-4130
+1 561-966-7000
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderful we'll maintained trails one mile long and one and half miles, Two entire different trails showing the beauty of South Florida, you will see many birds and a variety of plants native of Florida, well worth the time to walk it, bathrooms and water...More

Thank Pedro C
Reviewed 5 days ago

GREEN CAY NATURE CENTER, maintained by Palm Beach County, is a wonderful place to view nature and get some exercise and education. There are 2 raised boardwalks, one about a half mile and the other over a mile. Along the walks are informational signs and...More

Thank raymondmC6721ME
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our cousin suggested this excursion as we like to walk. There is a set of wooden paths that you explore. There are lots of birds and other animals as well as plants to discover. Do not forget to visit the visitors center and meet Oliver,...More

Thank RusPat_704
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a great exercise for the whole family and the kids love it. It is better to go earlier in the year or when the temperatures are lower. They also have activities for kids during the year. If you like nature walks, this is...More

Thank Ane65
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether you are doing this visit as a single, couple, or group walker you be impressed by the the walk, the bird and animal scenes and all the information that is presented at both the the Center and on the boardwalk. Birdwatchers and camera buffs...More

Thank Irwin W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This nature center is one of the best things about living in south Florida. There are two (2) walking trails on Boardwalks: a 1-mile trail, and a half-mile trail. So if you walk each trail twice, you've walked 3 miles, which you can do in...More

Thank CurtBoyntonBeach
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I fell in love with this place. This was our first visit but I guarantee that we will return again and again.

Thank Feindef
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place became an addiction for me. I walked the boardwalk, which is either a 1 mile or 1.5 mile one over the most incredible swamp, every day for a year until I got a slipped disk and was in too much pain to continue....More

Thank deluxereviewer
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Go when it's a little cooler. It's a great walk and you can see all kinds of wildlife... Birds, turtles, shakes, fish and gators. It's a wall above the water so even though you're seeing all these things your safe.

Thank libelule820
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I was here this past winter with a friend. It's such a beautiful & peaceful place to wander. The signage is excellent & explains all all the different wildlife that it there. Good place to go with anyone, including grandchildren.

Thank BabyKato
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15 October 2017|
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Response from richard s | Reviewed this property |
I don’t believe they allow pets
Nancy K
24 February 2017|
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Response from pbcparks | Property representative |
Unfortunately this is not one of our parks that has picnic tables or pavilions. If you go onto our PBC website under parks, you will find a tab for amenities, which one is picnicking and it lists out the parks that have... More
Bill S
11 October 2016|
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Response from Zeigat | Reviewed this property |
No, but you can push there! 😊