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Wakodahatchee Wetlands

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Open Now: 07:00 - 17:30
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Nature lovers will appreciate this place

Convenient location, plenty of parking, great access to all point to see different kinds of herons... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Chicago, Illinois
I loved this place!

This is part of the local sewage plant but made into a very abundant wildlife wetlands reserve... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
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“green cay”(51 reviews)
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13026 Jog Rd, Delray Beach, FL 33446-3801
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Convenient location, plenty of parking, great access to all point to see different kinds of herons and iguanas , small swamp birds. Nice rest shadow places welcomes you all way. Educational posts are very informative. Love this place after first visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is part of the local sewage plant but made into a very abundant wildlife wetlands reserve ... The boardwalk and resting platforms are excellent for spotting birds, turtles, alligators and much more.. Very well thought out and put together. We enjoyed our visit here...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Aleta14
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Wow, what a nice walk through this serene spot. So many birds, fish, turtles etc. We did not get to see any alligators, I guess it was nap time. I could sit there, watch and listen to the birds for awhile. Wish we brought our...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Angelwings25
Reviewed 1 July 2018

I had not been to Wakodahatchee in a while and was eager to return. I was amazed as this visit had the largest concentration on wildlife I've ever seen at this wetland. So many species of birds were nesting and had adorable chicks on the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MrMiamiExplorer
Reviewed 28 June 2018

I'm from Toronto and frequent North Palm Beach often. I always make it a point to visit Wakodahatchee Wetlands. A variety of wildlife for the photographer or the bird/reptile enthusiast . A must see !!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

I was in Florida on business and had a couple of hours spare time. This park was an excellent place to have a little hike and enjoy the nature, bird and other animals. You don't need too much time, if you don't have it. It...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 116terrences
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Want to see birds and wildlife of the Everglades? But at a location in a city? Can do ... this place is located in the city near housing, shopping restaurants and more. Yet once you walk the boardwalk inside you're transformed into a world of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ArtistLaurence
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This is a great place to feel you are in a natural Florida environment. We go there often for a relaxed walk on the boardwalk and the amazing views of a variety of native birds. Each season brings different bird behaviors. Catch birds building nests,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank celteach
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We visit every few months. Such a relaxing way to spend a few hours. You never know what you will see but there are always wonderful, colorful birds. Also alligators, turtles, iguanas, and fish.springtime is best when the wood storms are nesting.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kenny L
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Great way to spend a free afternoon! Nice board walk, lots of nature with info boards too. Up close and personal with nesting (screeching) birds, turtles and more!

Date of experience: June 2018
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There is a parking lot that usually is large enough for everyone... The exception seems to be spring break and other times when lots of visitors from the north are present. Even then, a line forms for the parking lot, and... More