Nature Adventures

This page lists nature parks, botanical gardens, environmental centers, and other places where kids can study and enjoy nature in the Tallahassee, Florida area.
Kids Tallahassee: Nature Adventures - Fun 4 Tally Kids
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

This beautiful park is 1,076 acres and was planted in 1923. Pavilions and grills available. Two short nature trails for walking and five miles of natu ...

3540 Thomasville Road, Tallhassee, Fl, 32309
Apalachee Regional Park Trail

The trail was designed to give runners the opportunity to run on several types of surfaces. When the trail is not being used for a running event, it i ...

7550 Apalachee Pkwy, Tallahassee, FL
Birdsong Nature Center

Birdsong Nature Center's 565 acres of wildflower meadows, forests, ponds and swamps, are home to a myriad of birds and other wildlife. Here you can en ...

2106 Meridian Road, Thomasville, Georgia
Dorothy B. Oven Park & House

Come and enjoy the beautiful gardens that feature azaleas, camellias, and many more types of flora on the 6+ acres. This park also features a classic ...

3205 Thomasville Road, Tallahassee, Fl
Elinor Klapp-Phipps Park

This park is 670 acres and has a lot of trails. Great for hiking, running, horseback riding, and mountain biking. It also features a sports complex.

4000 N Meridian Rd, Tallahassee, Fl
Falling Waters State Park

Huge trees and fern-covered sinkholes line Sink Hole Trail, the boardwalk that leads visitors to Florida's highest waterfall. Falling Waters Sink is a ...

1130 State Park Road, Chipley, FL, 32428
Fern Trail

A 1.4m mountain bike trail from Governor's Park to Tom Brown Park.

Governor's Park, Tallahassee, FL
Florida Caverns State Park

This is one of the few state parks with dry (air-filled) caves and is the only state park in Florida to offer cave tours to the public. The cave has d ...

3345 Caverns Road, Marianna, FL, 32446
Florida State Parks

The Florida State Parks System encompasses approximately 158 parks, including everything from museums and cultivated gardens to whole island and immen ...


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Goodwood Museum and Gardens

This park is considered unique due to the unkept look however it is to maintain the early 20th century design. The flora features roses, heirloom bulb ...

1600 Miccosukee Rd, Tallahassee, Fl, 32308
Great Florida Birding Trail

The Great Florida Birding Trail (GFBT) is a program of the FWC. At its core is a network of 489 sites throughout Florida selected for their excellen ...

Harry Smith Outdoors

Harry Smith Outdoors provides a level of passion and enthusiasm that is unmatched. We take great pride in providing customers the tools and expertise ...

694-4a Industrial Drive, Tallahassee, FL, 32310
J.R. Alford Greenway

Over 800 Acres of Trails and Open Space for - Hikers - Mountain Bicyclists - Equestrians

2500 S. Pedrick Road, Tallahassee, FL
Jack L. McLean Park/Community Center

The 52 acre park includes two bike trails, two sand volleyball courts, five covered picnic tables with grills, two tennis courts and a recreation cent ...

700 Paul Russell Rd, Tallahassee, Fl, 32301
Lafayette Heritage Trail Park

Lafayette Heritage Trail Park, along with adjacent Tom Brown Park, is bounded on the north by the Lake Lafayette system, stretching from Weems Road to ...

Lafayette Trail Park, Tallahassee, FL
Lake Henrietta Park

1.2 mile long paved walking trail.

3305 Springhill Rd., Tallahassee, FL
Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park

Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park encompasses four earthen temple mounds, with two available for viewing by the public. Our two trails of ...

3600 Indian Mounds Road, Tallahassee, Fl, 32303
Lake Munson Preserve Park

This park features picnic shelter, natural trails, landing and restrooms.

5800 Crawfordville Highway, Tallahassee, FL

Letterboxing is an intriguing pastime combining artistic ability with delightful "treasure-hunts" in beautiful, scenic places that the whole family ca ...

Magnolia Trail

And intermediate skill level trail within Tom Brown Park.

Tom Brown Park, Tallahassee, FL
Martha Wellman Park

8/10 mile walking trails.

5317 W. Tennessee St, Tallahassee, FL
Miccosukee Canopy Road Greenway

Trails with several types of trees make this area wonderful for long walks and bird watching. While walking the trail you could spot over 46 species o ...

5600 Miccosukee Road, Tallahassee, Fl, 32308
Pedrick Pond

Walking Trails

5701 Mahan Dr, Tallahassee, FL
Red Dirt Discoveries Family Nature Club

Red Dirt Discoveries Family Nature Club is an informal, free group in the Tallahassee/Leon County area that holds monthly (or more) excursions outdoor ...

Sculpture Garden in McCord Park

If you're not familiar with McCord Park, you probably pass it perhaps daily or at the very least weekly. It's located at the intersection of Thomasvil ...

McCord Park, Off Armistead Road near Thomasville Road, Tallahassee, FL
St. George Island State Park

Miles of undeveloped beaches on this barrier island provide the perfect setting for this park, which offers ample opportunities for sunbathing, swimmi ...

1900 E. Gulf Beach Drive, St. George Island, FL, 32328
Tallahassee Rocks

We are painting rocks to "hide" around Tallahassee and the surrounding area to spread joy and brighten people's day. Come join us! This is a community ...

Tallahassee-St. Marks Historic Railroad State Trail

The Tallahassee-St. Marks Historic Railroad State Trail runs 20.5 miles from Florida's capital city to the coastal community of St. Marks. This was ...

1358 Old Woodville Road, Crawfordville, FL, 32327
Torreya State Park

High bluffs overlooking the Apalachicola River make Torreya one of Florida's most scenic places. The park is named for an extremely rare species of To ...

2576 N.W. Torreya Park Road, Bristol, FL, 32321
Trails for hiking, biking and running in the Tallahassee area

Do you like to explore on foot or on wheels? Tallahassee has it all – great hiking and biking – in county and state parks, state and national forests, ...

Wakulla Springs State Park

This park is known to be one of the largest, deepest freshwater springs in the world. It is home to a number of different types of wildlife including ...

465 Wakulla Park Drive, Tallahassee, Fl, 32327
Wilderness Way

The Wilderness Way is proud to offer a variety of outstanding tours. The Tours are guided by experienced paddlers, knowledgeable about the history and ...

3152 Shadeville Road, Crawfordville, FL, 32327