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Hugh Taylor Birch State Park

3109 East Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
+1 954-564-4521
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Smack in the middle of the city is this 180-acre park, which offers a respite from city life with picnicking, camping, swimming and canoeing and a chance to tour the home of the generous man who donated his lovely estate to Florida.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice park” (43 reviews)
“beach access” (22 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:45
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
3109 East Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
+1 954-564-4521
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Reviewed yesterday

lIf you just want to go for a walk, run or bicycle. It is a great park to do it in. We suggest to visit the park during the weekend when there is volunteers working. Hop on a small "golf car". You pay what you...More

Thank Tonekr
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We celebrated my husband's 70th birthday by taking our first Segway ride. "Segway Joe" is the way to go! The best way to see Hugh Taylor Birch State Park is a guided tour by Joe on a Segway! We thoroughly enjoyed an hour's ride regaled...More

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The park is a nice change of pace during a beach vacation. Lots of paths for walking and enjoying nature.

Thank BLH613
Reviewed 1 week ago

This park is in a perfect spot on the island so one side of the park faces the beach and the other faces the inter coastal waterway. Perfect for a bike ride or just a picnic. There is a small charge to get in. If...More

Thank barmerinc
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have an orchid garden here, lots of groomed paths for hiking or roller blades. A really nice place to walk and unwind

Thank p c
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice park in front of the ocean with a lot things to do inside out the park, and in my opion the best ones is running ,walking with you pet,picnics tables all over, and a path under the road for the guest go...More

Thank Oshent
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of friends and I recently participated in the full moon kayaking tour. First of all, there were entirely too many people booked and not enough staff/tour guides to manage it. The canals are tiny, so we were constantly running into other kayaks and...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went with my 14 year old son and it was a nice way to spend quality time together while also being able to disconnect from the hustle and bustle of every day life. We also enjoyed the bonfire at the end with smores. Only...More

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small state park with enough space to get a break from the other-wise congested Fort Lauderdale area. There are short trails to get a flavor of unspoiled Florida, and a paved road ideal for biking. I went through the park twice on...More

Thank Brad O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely trails, camping, food and gorgeous trees! Hidden treasure that must be visited, will return for sure.

Thank cherieshea
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27 January 2017|
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Response from FriendsofBirch | Property representative |
Dogs are allowed in the park as long as they are on leashes.
10 January 2016|
Response from Anastasia D |
Yes, there are bike rentals at BG Coco Cafe. I can't post links here, but just search for their website, and they have pricing on there. You can also get a BCycle (Broward county bike sharing program) from across the street.
8 March 2015|
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Response from annmelissa | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. Kayaks definitely.