Nature Coast

Nature Adventures

This page lists nature parks, botanical gardens, environmental centers, and other places where kids can study and enjoy nature in the Citrus County, Hernando County and NE Pasco County area.
Kids Citrus County: Nature Adventures - Fun 4 Nature Coast Kids
Listings
Alfred McKethan / Pine Island Park

A 3-acre park on the Gulf of Mexico located at 10800 Pine Island Drive (off County Road 495 west of ...

10840 Pine Island Drive, Spring Hill, FL, 34607
Bayport Park

Newly renovated and expanded Bayport Park sits on the Gulf of Mexico at the end of State Road 50 wes ...

4140 Cortez Blvd, Spring Hill, FL, 34607
Blue Run of Dunnellon Park

The Blue Run of Dunnellon Park has been used for recreational purposes for more than 54 years. The p ...

19680 E Pennsylvania Ave, Dunnellon, FL, 34432
Buttgenbach Campground at Croom Motorcycle Area

The Buttgenbach Campground at Croom Motorcycle Area (CMA) is located within the Withlacoochee State ...

6420 Larosa Rd, Brooksville, FL, 34602
Cedar Key Museum State Park

Cedar Key Museum offers guests a chance to go back in time to experience the history of the area. ...

Playground Features
12231 S.W. 166 Court, Cedar Key, FL, 32625
Cedar Key Scrub State Reserve

Twelve natural communities provide splendid opportunities for wildlife observation along miles of tr ...

Playground Features
State Road 24, Cedar Key, FL, 32625
Cody's Catfish Pond and RV Park

Situated on 49 acres of natural Old-Florida beauty! We are just inland between a golf course communi ...

8588 Ostrom Way, Weeki Wachee, FL, 34613
Cooter Pond Park

If you are looking for a scenic setting to enjoy a picnic lunch or just want to take a stroll and ob ...

181 Hwy 41 South, Inverness, FL, 34450
Crystal River Archaeological State Park

A National Historic Landmark, this 61-acre, pre-Columbian site has burial mounds, temple/platform mo ...

3400 N. Museum Point, Crystal River, FL, 34428
Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge

Crystal River, one hour north of Tampa on the Gulf Coast is the only wildlife refuge dedicated to th ...

1502 S.E. Kings Bay Drive, Crystal River, FL, 34429
Crystal River Preserve State Park

Discover one of Florida's most productive and biologically diverse estuaries, where freshwater from ...

3266 N. Sailboat Avenue, Crystal River, FL, 34428
Cypress Lake Preserve

A great place for hiking buffs. With 324 acres and approximately 600' of frontage on the Withlacooch ...

S.R. 50 and Ridge Manor Blvd, Ridge Manor, FL, 33525
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Discover the wild side of Florida with endangered Florida panther, red wolf, manatee and whooping cr ...

4150 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa, FL, 34446
Faith Haven Christian Retreat Center

Faith Haven Christian Retreat Center (FHCRC) is a non profit 501(c)3 corporation that aspires to fac ...

10830 W Bentbow Path, Crystal RIver, Florida, 34428
Fickett Hammock Preserve

You will appreciate the solitude of this land, located in the northwest part of the county, where yo ...

Enter off Centralia Road before Citrus Way, Brooksville, FL, 34614
Fort Cooper State Park

With over 700 acres of nature at its best, Fort Cooper offers a spot for relaxing, hiking, studying ...

3100 S. Old Floral City Rd., Inverness, FL, 34450
Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail

The Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail is a network of 510 premier wildlife viewing sites acro ...

Hillcrest Park

Located off the banks of Little Lake Henderson, this neighborhood park offers a scenic view of the T ...

Playground Features
301 Hunting Lodge Drive, Inverness, FL, 34453
Inglis Dam & Island Recreation Area - Lake Rousseau

The Inglis Dam Recreation Area is located off West Riverwood Drive approximately 2 miles east of U.S ...

10905 W. Riverwood Drive, Crystal River, FL, 34428
Jenkins Creek Park

Jenkins Creek Park has preserved the natural resources found existing on the site - natural freshwat ...

6401 Shoal Line Blvd, Spring Hill, FL, 34607
Junior Ranger Program

The Florida State Parks Junior Ranger Program provides the opportunity for young people to learn, se ...

Multiple Locations
Lake Townsen Regional Park

This regional park offers hiking, jogging, biking and horseback riding trails in a densely wooded ar ...

28011 Lake Lindsey Road (CR 476), Brooksville, FL, 34601
Linda Pedersen Park at Jenkins Creek

If you like fishing off a bank and enjoying nature, then spend time at this 135-acre park connected ...

6300 Shoal Line Blvd, Spring Hill, FL, 34607
Manatee Springs State Park

Manatee Springs State Park proves boardwalks aren’t only for the beach. The park's 800-foot boardwal ...

11650 NW 115 Street, Chiefland, FL, 32626
Mary's Fish Camp

Mary’s Fish Camp is an old staple on the Gulf Coast that was established in 1946 on the Mud River in ...

8092 Marys Fish Camp Rd, Spring Hill, FL, 34607
Mertailor’s Mermaid Aquarium Encounter

Experience the wonders of the ocean up-close and personal with Mertailor's Mermaid Aquarium Encounte ...

4100 W Gulf to Lake Hwy, Lecanto, FL, 34461
Nature Coast Botanical Gardens

3.5 acres has been transformed into an oasis of beauty and serenity. During daylight hours, you can ...

1489 Parker Ave, Spring Hill, FL, 34606
Not a Clue Adventures - Guide Service

Our company was founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity and basic knowledge ...

12337 Old Dade City Road, Kathleen, FL
Rainbow Springs State Park

The history of Rainbow Springs dates back centuries to a time when native peoples regularly visited ...

19158 S.W. 81st Place Road, Dunnellon, FL, 34432
Rogers Park

If fresh water is more your style, try this 3-acre beach park on the Weeki Wachee River, where you c ...

7244 Shoal Line Blvd, Spring Hill, FL, 34607
Weekiwachee Preserve

The Weekiwachee Preserve is part of a regional system of conservation lands that extend up to Crysta ...

2345 Osowaw Boulevard, Spring HIll, FL, 34607