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Awesome place to take a stroll and admire nature

Wow what a great place to take a stroll in nature, a quick little pontoon boat ride to the island... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Yonkers, New York
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5 minutes boat ride Saturday and Sunday only . (April 2019) Nice easy walk on a boardwalk and a... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2019
Mount Royal, Canada
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1720 Deerfield Island Park, Open Weekends from 10:00-4:00pm Shuttle runs every hour on the hour, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441-4350
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow what a great place to take a stroll in nature, a quick little pontoon boat ride to the island and then a great walk around..

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Dante-Donna
Reviewed April 14, 2019

5 minutes boat ride Saturday and Sunday only . (April 2019) Nice easy walk on a boardwalk and a pathway. Saw a turtle beside the pathway. Birds and iguanas also.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank dianepB3133KN
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Take a little boat across the canal from Sullivan Park on the Intracoastal to this small island refuge for wild animals and quiet hikers to not disturb them or the beautiful wild Florida foliage ! There is a boardwalk that takes you meandering through the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Beachgirly1
Reviewed April 3, 2019

On Saturday afternoon, my wife and I had a great experience taking the ferry to Deerfield Island Park from Sullivan Park. It was very serene. We were delighted to find it because we heard a few people talk of it. There are barbecue grills and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Tourist825705
Reviewed February 12, 2019

I go paddle boarding from any of the local places. They drop you in a pioneer park and you paddle to the island and can get off and hear about the history.It is an island out off the ICW. A great spot to adventure to

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank heatherlefebvreh
Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

A great way to see nature and feel the zen as you walk through blazed trails amongst the native flora and fauna of south Florida whilE catching glimpses of small animals, lizards, and many types of birds ... It is nice to get away from...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank X767QHamandad
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Quiet areas for watching nature and being away from noise and excess traffic...people are quiet and enjoy connection with greenery...

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Katipow
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Best part of this mini adventure is the boat ride . Once you get on the island is still pretty neat especially for a morning walk . Summer time is way too hot , but I can see how it could be a great time...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MariannMo
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday in September. We arrived around 10:45am and caught the 11:00am ride over from the docks at Sullivan park. I think we may were supposed to pay for parking - OOPS! Didn’t see till we got back - but we weren’t ticketed....More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank ericcandys
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Even many people in Deerfield beach are not aware of this great excursion. Pick up the free ferry at Sullivan park (another great hideaway). The park is behind the chamber of commerce on the left BEFORE crossing the bridge. Ferry leaves on the hour weekend...More

Date of experience: February 2018
4  Thank mossod12
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April 2, 2018|
Response from DayTrip46147068770 |
Hello, is there BBQ area in the park?
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Elaine V
January 21, 2017|
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Response from Cyndy B | Property representative |
Hi, Elaine. Dogs are not allowed in any of the Broward County nature centers or natural areas, which includes Deerfield Island Park.