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Paleo Hammock Preserve

Address: 8551 Carlton Road, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34987
Phone Number: 772 462 2526
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Type: Hiking trails, Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks
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Port St Lucie, FL
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87 reviews 87 reviews
68 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Nicely laid out trails, but parts may flood and/or be very soggy in wet season. Ranger-led hikes offered on occasion, by reservation. Location is a bit out of the way, and be sure you finish up before nightfall. Lots of varied flora and birds, and occasional mammal.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I visited Paleo Hammock Preserve with friends. One is an avid birder and photographer. He selected this location based on input from local birders. It was very picturesque, quiet, with many different bird species. We were the only visitors at that time. To me this place was abit off the beaten path, but t was fun and I saw a... More 

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013 via mobile

I took my four kids here on a school holiday and we all enjoyed it. The trails are nice and open, there is a small tower to climb for a view, and there are many native plants. I was surprised at how few invasives and exotics there were compared to what I've seen in other parks. The only drawback was... More 

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Berlin,MD
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10 reviews 10 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

This is a wonderful walk. There are beautiful trees and flowers. Lots of butterflies are flying around! We even saw wild pig tracks!! Really enjoyed this!

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Port Saint Lucie
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7 reviews 7 reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

Paleo Hammock is tucked away to the West of I-95 in Saint Lucie County. When you live east of I-95, which most of us do over here on the east coast, heading west might as well feel like we’re heading into the old west. The landscape is dramatically different. And this makes the trip all the more enjoyable. The kids... More 

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