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Great hiking and walking right in the middle of Gulf Breeze. There's also a lot of interesting... read more

Reviewed November 16, 2018
Waco, Texas
Scout camp out

This has become our groups first camp out every year. We love this location. Last year we took the... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
Thomasville, Georgia
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Visitors can view wildlife and fabulous flora and fauna from one of the many nature trails in this 1,000 acres of woods.
Pensacola, FL
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Reviewed November 16, 2018

Great hiking and walking right in the middle of Gulf Breeze. There's also a lot of interesting history here. We enjoyed our time at Naval Oaks!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank turbotrevor
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

This has become our groups first camp out every year. We love this location. Last year we took the kids during the day to fort Pickens and this year we went to the naval aviation museum.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank micahkimler
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Nice walking trails, or bike. Tons of wildlife, saw sea hawks in nest taking fish to babies. Close to shops and beach.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful nature walk, interactive displays and a very private beach area just ready to be explored!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank luckyno39
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Nice address to walk or relax. Plenty of picnic tables and grills as well as bathrooms. Lots of blue crab, hermit crabs, fish, birds...

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ashbrooke32
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Walking trails provided to enjoy the wonderful Florida weather. The boardwalk outside of the visitor center habe you unobstructed views of the harbor. There is a beach there as well as clean restrooms.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

There are multiple locations for this preservation. But my favorite is the trails along the northern side of highway 98. You can choose a quick 1-mile path to Pensacola Bay for an amazing view. If you walk west a little further, there is a huge...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Amber S
Reviewed March 9, 2018

Good place to go to walk down path and see birds and other natural things. If you want to go to the beach to swim, this isn't really for that, it's more like a hiking path.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank sharonfmills
Reviewed February 15, 2018

My daughter wanted to visit the Gulf Islands National Seashore and we ended up turning into Naval Live Oaks Reservation. This is run by the National Park Service and there is no fee to visit. This is a large area of live oak trees that...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Texcee
Reviewed January 1, 2018

This was our last stop of the day. We had a large group of students from the Gulf Coast Research lab and we spent about 2-3 hours collecting samples and learning how to seine. It was really cool! Its a quiet spot, easily accessible, and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank TBeaupre
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Response from Mary P | Reviewed this property |
I saw a no pets allowed sign today while visiting.