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Address: Seminole Pratt Whitney Road, Loxahatchee, FL
Phone Number: 561-625-5122
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Stay away from hunting season and make sure you have a SUV when driving through this area! Saw some interesting birds!

I would not feel comfortable driving or hiking through this area during hunting season, but there was some interesting wildlife and looked we noticed some interesting hiking... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Marcia A
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would not feel comfortable driving or hiking through this area during hunting season, but there was some interesting wildlife and looked we noticed some interesting hiking trails. We just spent around 15 or 20 minutes over here and would like to come back and see more. I recommend driving through in an SUV or pick-up truck and also hiking... More 

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Thank Marcia A
West Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with my Cornell Group. Otherwise I would have overlooked this wonderful sanctuary. Driving was a little rough and dusty but the walking and boardwalks were excellent. Lots to see.

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Thank DoloresJacoby
PALM BEACH GARDENS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

The four of us went just to hike and explore.We found the Hungryland boardwalk trail, which is a safe area during hunting season, wends it's way trough Cyprus and grassy swamps. We had a fun time, but gun fire in the distance may cause some folks to feel uncomfortable. I took my bike here a couple of months ago, during... More 

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Thank ROGER M
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

This a stunning place with thick vegetation and a lot of animal life if you look carefully. A bit out of the way in makes for a great day trip with friends or by yourself.

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Thank Allan S
Fayetteville, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Corbett part of the Florida Wildlife Management Area system and is a wonderful place to see 'remote' Florida. Corbett is vastly different than the beach life that is 15 miles east. There are miles of trails for hiking, areas for camping, ponds for fishing, and programs to educate on the area and habitat. Being that Corbett is in the woods,... More 

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Thank TravelerDavidfromGA
Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

It can be very hot in the summer, obviously, but during the fall and spring it is a great place to enjoy the Florida wilderness.

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Thank twbomar
Richmond, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

It's one you will enjoy. Just getting out there with the wildlife. It's peaceful and nice. You never know what you are going to see.

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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

In palm beach county you have the glitz most people are aware of and the polo and horse communities but the good old boys go to Corbett to go hunting deer, hogs, even gaters in season. I taught RE principals and practices years ago and used to tell the students "you need 2 pair of Gucci's and 2 pair of... More 

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Stuart, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

Who was J.W. Corbett? What FANTASTIC AREA, we had a fabulous time,camped there for the weekend. My friend was there 55 years ago,just as he remembered,the road had improved since then.

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Indiantown
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

I have a side by side. My wife and I enjoy driving the trails, we go every weekend and although some of the trails are flooded we do get to drive for a good while, we park have a picinc type lunch and enjoy the quiet and the wild life. As long as everyone is recepectful and cleans up after... More 

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