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Turkey Creek Nature Trail

340 John Sims Parkway, Niceville, FL 32578
+1 850-279-6436
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Nice afternoon Hike

Hit the trail early afternoon on a layover from a business trip. Walked the boardwalk and ended up... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
golfgil3
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El Paso, Texas
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Exploring

Definitely a must see location, given the area. We came down from Wisconsin and opted for a more... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Michele J
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340 John Sims Parkway, Niceville, FL 32578
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+1 850-279-6436
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"board walk"
in 12 reviews
"covered picnic area"
in 8 reviews
"beautiful walk"
in 8 reviews
"nice boardwalk"
in 9 reviews
"wooden boardwalk"
in 4 reviews
"leisurely walk"
in 3 reviews
"nice walking"
in 3 reviews
"city park"
in 3 reviews
"flora and fauna"
in 5 reviews
"great place to cool"
in 3 reviews
"spring fed"
in 6 reviews
"miles round trip"
in 3 reviews
"swimming platforms"
in 4 reviews
"all ages"
in 8 reviews
"fish"
in 13 reviews
"clear water"
in 3 reviews
"whole family"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Hit the trail early afternoon on a layover from a business trip. Walked the boardwalk and ended up in the parking lot at the end of the path. There I found the start of a natural trail , I walked that for several miles ,...More

Thank golfgil3
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a must see location, given the area. We came down from Wisconsin and opted for a more laid back spring break experience.

Thank Michele J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is about a 1.25 walk on a board walk through the nature area - gorgeous trees, river/creek, area to swim and accessible for all!!

Thank Terry W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped here just to kill a little bit of time. I am so glad I did. It is a lovely stroll. Obviously the city of Niceville and put a great deal of thought and effort into this area. There are several little dogs where...More

Thank Clay W
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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful walking trail to experience the true nature of Florida. Get out and enjoy the nature or use the trail as an excellent walking or jogging trail. Most importantly, it can be used as a great place to cool off during the hot days of...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

There are few places in NW Florida where one may experience the uniqueness of North Coastal Florida's flora and fauna as up close and personal as the Turkey Creek Nature Trail. This trail is special because is allows one to remain as aloof or immersed...More

Thank bassjinn
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Reviewed February 24, 2018

While the boardwalk is just as described, it was still surprising to see so many making use of a trail. Over the hour and 3/4 that we were there, people of all ages were enjoying this wonderful resource. Youngsters and teenagers were cooling off in...More

Thank Sande24
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

Well maintained boardwalk through the trees. Safe, interesting place for a walk. Note the closing time, you need to finish up before that time. We got through a little later but they were very nice about it. Now that we know we won't inconvenience them...More

Thank MarkINtime2000
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

Nice scenic walk over a boardwalk. Views on both sides of the creek. Can swim in the creek also. Water temperature is constant 69 degrees.

Thank ellie2newjersey
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Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Love this boardwalk ! Easy access to a well maintained 2 mile boardwalk, surveyed parking, clean toilets, lovely bbq area with many tables, numerous swimming holes along the trail or the possibility to walk up to the trail and float back down...

Thank LJSSpp
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Melissa C
January 27, 2018|
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Response from marjiruth | Reviewed this property |
About 3 miles now round trip. Fun place to walk and tube
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Melissa C
March 15, 2017|
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Response from Cai53 | Reviewed this property |
1 mile one way. It has been extended in the past couple of years, from John Sims Pky entrance connecting to College Blvd entrance. Bathrooms at both ends, a good kayak launch at College Blvd end but I don't know where you... More
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Mark R
July 30, 2016|
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Response from imahappy | Reviewed this property |
It is free, everyday.
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