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Naval Live Oaks Reservation

Pensacola, FL
+1 850-934-2600
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Sail Into History

The U.S. Navy's sailing ships relied on timber from Naval Live Oaks Reservation. Put a little wind... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
Edmond, Oklahoma
Naval Live Oaks Area Visit

Our family loves visiting National Park Service sites so we wanted to see Gulf Island National... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Visitors can view wildlife and fabulous flora and fauna from one of the many nature trails in this 1,000 acres of woods.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Pensacola, FL
+1 850-934-2600
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

The U.S. Navy's sailing ships relied on timber from Naval Live Oaks Reservation. Put a little wind in your sails, and stop by for a visit.

Thank MottTheHoop
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Our family loves visiting National Park Service sites so we wanted to see Gulf Island National Seashore while vacationing in Santa Rosa Beach. Unfortunately tropical storm Cindy closed many of the sites in Florida and limited our visit in the park to the Naval Live...More

Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 18 June 2017

If you're looking for a fun (and free!) experience while visiting the Pensacola area June thru September, the national park service offers a totally free Kayaking 101 excursion on Santa Rosa Sound every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 9:30AM and 12:30PM. All equipment, including the...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

We decided to visit this location on our first day in the area. We arrived and were surprised that this location was not more busy. There were a few cars parked in the lot and a few taking some sort of a class nearby. We...More

Thank MikeD587
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Great place for a walk and to peak at the water. Not open on Sundays, but easy enough to get around without info.

Thank Dawna B
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This is the coolest little park and it is free, which is amazing considering there is a detailed museum and lots of boardwalks and paths that are well maintained. We find something new to love every single time we drop in. If you go at...More

Thank Lorilou F
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We had heard of it for years and decided to check it out. The park has many great hiking trails the area near the visitors center has a beach and board walk small but nice. The Visitor center has helpful informative staff and interesting exhibits.

Thank P3902RQwilliamp
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This place is such a gem - it far exceeded my expectations. The park ranger at the museum was so nice to us. He let us borrow their binoculars to check out an osprey nest not far away. This started my 2 year olds love...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Decided to start new year by taking kids out for walk and look around. Nice little area, great place for apicnic and play in the water. Nice park.

Thank Bryan L
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

First off it's a place of real history, when Naval ships were built from wood, this Live Oak Reserve was established, so there's some neat exhibits in the Visitor's Center and a cool display on the difference and value of this type of Oak Tree...More

Thank Cary and Kelly R
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Response from Mary P | Reviewed this property |
I saw a no pets allowed sign today while visiting.