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Turkey Creek Sanctuary

1502 Port Malaber Boulevard Northeast, Palm Bay, FL 32905
952-3433
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Ranked #1 of 11 Attractions in Palm Bay
Type: Other, Zoos & Aquariums
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Cocoa, Florida, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

great way to get close to nature without hiking. All boardwalks and beautifully kept, and it's very peaceful. You can even go Kayaking if you feel like it.

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Palm Bay, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Beautiful, peaceful place to take a walk and see natural beauty. The information center is very, well, informative. And the folks who work there are helpful and seem to truly want you to have a great experience. If you're thinking about experiencing it, I'd say "go for it". Enjoy!

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Palm Bay, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Turkey Creek Sanctuary is a gem in the middle of Palm Bay. Once inside, all thoughts of traffic and noise diminish and you can just imagine dinosaurs roaming through the trees. Sites of turtles, manatees, and alligators are thrilling but the walk is so peaceful that is the gift.

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Palm Bay, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I live close to the sanctuary and it is very relaxing to either walk through the Sanctuary or visit by canoe or kayak--lots of manatees, fish, and birds. If you haven't made the visit it is worth the trip.

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Palm Bay, Florida
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Self guided...to walk the trails and discover all kinds of wildlife, we saw a gopher turtle on our journey.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We got to talk with one of the workers of the nature center employees and learned so much about the local wild life. We saw no gators but there were so many turtles. We will be back to explore more before we go home!

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Oxford, Mississippi
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21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This park is relatively small but worth a visit. Several excellent nature trails and great views of the creek. The area around it is built up, but it is nice that this area was preserved so one can see the native plants and some animals as well.

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Palm Bay FL
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Great place to walk among nature and enjoy a getaway from the hustle and bustle of Palm Bay. Love going there. Very peaceful and well maintained.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Had a wonderful time here. Lots of walking but, learn to pace yourself. Well worth it. Took two young girls age 15-12. They loved it. Saw all kinds of trees,birds. Nature at it's best. Nice walking trails and little stopping off points. weather was very hot and a little sticky. Want to go again when a little cooler.

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Palm Bay, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

amazing place to go a be in nature its peaceful and calming if your stressed they sell memorial boards for the board-walk at a amazing price well worth the trip to walk thru this place

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