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Savannas Preserve State Park

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Lovely views of the area and wildlife

If you are in the Port Saint Lucie area, and want a quiet peaceful time away from the traffic, this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sandiv2016
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Newark, New York
Sweet Savannas!

Savannas is a lovely, natural savanna, but it is definitely not a place for wild excitement or... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
jeckert9
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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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The Savannas Preserve State Park encompasses close to 7,000 acres of natural area. The Savannas contains the largest, most ecologically intact stretch of freshwater marsh in Southeast Florida. Our main entrance, located off of Walton Road, offers...more
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2541 SE Walton Rd, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952-7169
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in the Port Saint Lucie area, and want a quiet peaceful time away from the traffic, this might be the place for you. You can have a carry in lunch and enjoy the views.

Thank sandiv2016
KelseyD521, Manager at Savannas Preserve State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the positive review! We hope to see you again soon. Next time, stop by on a day our Education Center is open!

Reviewed August 6, 2018

Savannas is a lovely, natural savanna, but it is definitely not a place for wild excitement or great variation of environment. You ride down a long, winding road through palmetto groves, pine trees and marsh, to an open area surrounded about halfway by a lake....More

1  Thank jeckert9
Reviewed July 31, 2018

I really enjoy the Warriors on the Water Events held at the Savannahs. The Guided Kayak Trips are dependent upon the water level, but even then hardworking and passionate Staff and Volunteers are always there with a Fun and Adventurous alternative day Walk, Hike or...More

Thank Angel G
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Nice place to go kayakingI suggest taking the tours that are offered. It’s a mosquito free environment. Yes! Really mosquito free and a wonderful sight to see

Thank mpelostlucie
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

I and my girlfriend enjoyed ourselves. We took beautiful pictures. We walked and looked at all the beauty and Savannah's definitely has beauty. You can sit or walk or of course do both. There are sooooo many trees which I adore. The sky had lovely...More

Thank pertyle
Reviewed May 21, 2018

I love these parks you find to get away of all the fast lanes of the area. Great views, if your lucky you’ll see some birds, etc.or even alligators. Great place for photos and just some quietness

1  Thank Robin R
Reviewed April 21, 2018

This is a lovely spot to just get away from the noise and clutter of modern life. Just walking along the trail you see animals, birds, and lots of different native plants. Visit the nature center too, it's got good info about our local FL...More

1  Thank FL_Travelers29
Reviewed April 19, 2018

It was awesome! The airboat ride let us se gators and heron and fish and you got to travel really fast throughout the swamps. I hightly recommend it for the whole family.

2  Thank Matthew H
Kelsey D, Public Relations Manager at Savannas Preserve State Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

Good Morning Matthew! Thank you for the positive review, however, we do not have airboat rides at our park. Your review may have been meant for another location.

Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

See Florida the way it was before it was “discovered.” Miles of trails whether in foot, bike, horse, or kayak let you explore as you wish. Add to your life list with birds not found easily unless you travel: Florida scrub jay, anhinga, cormorants, and...More

1  Thank Dwwantz
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The area has good hiking trails that can take you all the way to Easy Street, literally. Great canoe launch area usually has lots of birds and other critters around in the low swamp like area. Nice nature center with presentations and exhibits.

Thank Harold B
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Alice C
June 1, 2017|
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Response from VacationWarrior88 | Reviewed this property |
Water has been too low for kayaks. Call their office for updates. Don't think they have bike rentals. Try Ironhorse Bike Rentals on Hutchinson Island
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Alice C
June 1, 2017|
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Response from _cpfirewife0215 | Reviewed this property |
When I was there in April the water levels were to low to kayak.
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mamamary77
May 13, 2017|
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Response from 161,945 | Reviewed this property |
No camping facilities.
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