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Daggerwing Nature Center

#18 of 83 things to do in Boca Raton Features Animals
11435 Park Access Road, Boca Raton, FL 33498
+1 561-629-8760
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Great Nature walk

This exhibition has an information center ,and a great nature boardwalk . Parking is easy and free... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jimmy D
Great for 4 to 8 kids

Went to see the baby alligators being fed. They're fed on Wednesday and Saturdays. Thursday the... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2017
Bethany Beach, Delaware
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11435 Park Access Road, Boca Raton, FL 33498
+1 561-629-8760
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This exhibition has an information center ,and a great nature boardwalk . Parking is easy and free as is admission . It's easy to get to , take Yamato road west to just about the end . There you will find South palm beach county's...More

Thank Jimmy D
Reviewed March 25, 2017

Went to see the baby alligators being fed. They're fed on Wednesday and Saturdays. Thursday the snake, Friday the screech owl. at 3:15 to 3:30 and no reservation required. Afterwards, we walked and along boardwalk and climbe up observation tower. We did see some huge...More

Thank Sparrowj55
Reviewed March 1, 2017

This is a fun nature side trip. In Feb-March the hours were open 1-4:30 Wed, Thurs, Friday Sat 10-4, Sun Mon & Tuesday closed. That is just the Nature Center. The boardwalk is open daily sunrise to sunset. The animal feeding (all of this is...More

1  Thank Chris3081
Reviewed February 16, 2017

Was looking forward to our visit with guest. when we pulled into parking lot we were the only car.......the visitor center was closed. It was a Monday so we understood that. We decided to go for a walk on the boardwalk. The boardwalk is in...More

1  Thank cattiques2010
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Nice little boardwalk nature walk in a larger all purpose park. First a butterfly garden, then the walk starts over a bay filled with fish, including pirhanas, and at least seven very large turtles, meaning from at least about 24 inches to about 30 inches...More

1  Thank Manuel W
Reviewed February 11, 2017

This little nature center and trail has quite a few charming aspects about it and is worth a stop in your travels in Boca Raton. The center has some hands on nature displays and interactive ones as well. Also a Discovery Center . The walking...More

Thank tomkozlowski1 .
Reviewed February 8, 2017

This is a nice little nature center with really great volunteers! Profesisionally done interactive display inside the center. We met Fritz the Tortoise and Artemis the adorable and playful Screech Owl! Nice butterly garden and short but nice boardwalk. One waterway had several large turtles...More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Dagger wing is just the place for a cool, sunny Sunday afternoon. You can take the short or the long course and the overhead perches offer a scenic view of the area.

Thank QCao009
Reviewed October 23, 2016

My husband and I went to the park for a friendly stroll on a beautiful day. The Nature Center is closed on Sunday, but we still enjoyed the peaceful atmosphere of the boardwalk and the overlook nearby. The park is huge, with many lakes and...More

1  Thank VKauf2014
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Good place to take your toddler for a natrue walk on a cool day. It is wheelchair and stroller friendly. Bring a camera.

Thank Susan H
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Amir B
Biking trails
April 6, 2017|
Response from tomkozlowski1 . | Reviewed this property |
Not aware of a biking trail on the walking path.Could be in other parts of the park
Melanie W
Are there trails other than the boardwalks?
March 29, 2017|
Response from cattiques2010 | Reviewed this property |
I only saw the boardwalk and a adjoining sports park.
leslie s
can I take my Yorkie with me?
February 19, 2017|
Response from tomkozlowski1 . | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, but have it on a lease and call prior to going to confirm. There is park right next to the entrance of Daggerwing Nature Center and there would be lots of room to roam. Check first