Nature Adventures

This page lists nature parks, botanical gardens, environmental centers, and other places where kids can study and enjoy nature in the Seminole County, Florida area.
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Listings
Big Tree Park

Big Tree Park is located on the beautifully shaded General Hutchinson Parkway. It also serves as a T ...

Area: SW County (Longwood-Altamonte Springs-Winter Springs)
761 General Hutchinson Pkwy, Longwood, Florida, 32750
Restrooms: Yes
Black Bear Wilderness

Wet Prairie, Hydric Hammock and Cypress Swamps form a mosaic of habitat diversity which host wildlif ...

Free: Yes
Type of Trail: Walking
Area: NW County (Lake Mary-Sanford)
5298 Michigan Avenue, Sanford, Florida, 32771
Restrooms: No
Black Hammock Wilderness Area

The Black Hammock Wilderness Area is a 700- acre property acquired as part of a comprehensive effort ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: East County (Oveido-Geneva)
3276 Howard Avenue, Oviedo, Florida, 32765
Chuluota Wilderness Area

The Chuluota Wilderness Area is a 625 acre natural area located in the southeast corner of Seminole ...

Type of Trail: Horseback Riding, Walking
Area: East County (Oveido-Geneva)
3895 Curryville Road, Chuluota, Florida, 32766
Crystal Bowl Park

This 2-1/2 acre park is home to the beautiful Crystal Bowl Butterfly Garden. This park was developed ...

Free: Yes
Area: SW County (Longwood-Altamonte Springs-Winter Springs)
1071 Crystal Bowl Circle, Casselberry, Florida, 32707
Restrooms: No
Econ River Wilderness Area

The Econ River Wilderness Area is a 240 acre property located on the Seminole/Orange County line sou ...

Free: Yes
Area: East County (Oveido-Geneva)
3795 Old Lockwood Road, Oviedo, Florida, 32765
Restrooms: No
Econlockhatchee River Paddling Trail

The Econlockhatchee River Paddling Trail was designated by the Florida Department of Environmental P ...

Area: East County (Oveido-Geneva)
1350 Snow Hill Road, Geneva, Florida, 32732
Ed Yarborough Nature Center

The Ed Yarborough Nature Center at the Geneva Wilderness Area was established with the mission to le ...

Area: East County (Oveido-Geneva)
3485 County Road 426, Geneva, Florida, 32732
Ferndale Preserve

Ferndale Preserve is located on the western shore of Lake Apopka and just a few miles from Sugarloaf ...

Type of Day Trip: Outdoor Fun
19220 County Road 455, Ferndale, FL, 32715
Geneva Wilderness Area

The Geneva Wilderness Area is a 180 acre site that lies to the south of the Geneva community on SR 4 ...

Area: East County (Oveido-Geneva)
3485 County Road 426, Geneva, Florida, 32732
Restrooms: Yes
Geocaching

Geocaching is a high-tech treasure hunting game played throughout the world by adventure seekers equ ...

Great Florida Birding Trail, The

The Great Florida Birding Trail (GFBT) is a program of the FWC. At its core is a network of 489 sit ...

Free: Yes
Area: NW County (Lake Mary-Sanford), SW County (Longwood-Altamonte Springs-Winter Springs), East County (Oveido-Geneva), Apopka
Junior Ranger Program

The Florida State Parks Junior Ranger Program provides the opportunity for young people to learn, se ...

Free: Yes
Area: NW County (Lake Mary-Sanford), SW County (Longwood-Altamonte Springs-Winter Springs), East County (Oveido-Geneva), Apopka
Multiple Locations
Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive

The Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive is the most spectacular and unique environmental sanctuary in all of ...

Free: Yes
Area: Apopka
2803 Lust Road, Apopka, Florida, 32703
Lake Concord Park

This 5 acre park is located directly behind Casselberry City Hall and the Casselberry Police Station ...

Area: SW County (Longwood-Altamonte Springs-Winter Springs)
127 Quail Pond Circle, Casselberry, Florida, 32707
Restrooms: Yes
Lake Harney Wilderness Area

A 300-acre preserve at the outflow of Lake Harney, one of the many Central Florida lakes formed by t ...

Area: East County (Oveido-Geneva)
2187 Osceola Fish Camp Road, Geneva, Florida, 32732
Restrooms: No
Lake Jesup Wilderness Area

The Lake Jesup Wilderness Area is an approximately 490 acre site located on the north shore of Lake ...

Area: NW County (Lake Mary-Sanford)
5951 Sanford Avenue, Sanford, Forida, 32773
Restrooms: No
Lake Lotus Park

Lake Lotus Park is the City of Altamonte Springs' nature preserve. Total area is approximately 150 a ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: SW County (Longwood-Altamonte Springs-Winter Springs)
1153 lake Lotus Park Road, Altamonte Springs, Florida, 32714
Restrooms: Yes
Lake Mills Park

Lake Mills is a 50-acre park located on Tropical Avenue north from Lake Mills Road in Southwest Semi ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: East County (Oveido-Geneva)
1301 Tropical Avenue, Chuluota, Florida, 32766
Restrooms: Yes
Lake Proctor Wilderness Area

The Lake Proctor Wilderness Area is a 475 acre property located in east Seminole County near the Tow ...

Free: Yes
Type of Trail: Horseback Riding, Walking
Area: East County (Oveido-Geneva)
920 SR 46, Geneva, Florida, 32732
Restrooms: No
Letterboxing

Letterboxing is an intriguing pastime combining artistic ability with delightful "treasure-hunts" in ...

Little Big Econ State Forest

Little Big Econ State Forest is open during daylight hours for visitors to enjoy picnicking, canoein ...

Area: East County (Oveido-Geneva)
1350 Snow Hill Road, Geneva, Florida, 32732
Restrooms: Yes
Longwood Rocks

Longwood Rocks is a community initiative. You can join us when we are out at community events to pai ...

Area: SW County (Longwood-Altamonte Springs-Winter Springs)
Lower Wekiva River Preserve State Park

Visitors can stroll along the Sand Hill Nature Trail for a self guided tour of the native Florida pl ...

Area: NW County (Lake Mary-Sanford)
8300 W State Road 46, Sanford, Florida, 32771
Restrooms: Yes
Overlook Park

Overlook Park is a 3 acre park on the south shore of Lake Jesup. Great opportunities to fish or catc ...

Area: SW County (Longwood-Altamonte Springs-Winter Springs)
1988 Springs Avenue, Oviedo, Florida, 32765
Restrooms: No
Oviedo Rocks

Find a painted rock around Oviedo on the Park. Take a picture of it so you can post it with where yo ...

Area: East County (Oveido-Geneva)
Sanford Rocks

Welcome to the Sanford Rocks group! We are painting rocks to "hide" around Sanford with the sole pur ...

Area: NW County (Lake Mary-Sanford)
Seminole Ranch Conservation Area

Year-round activities include fishing, horseback riding, primitive camping east of the river, hiking ...

Area: East County (Oveido-Geneva)
25155 Wheeler Road, Christmas, Florida, 32709
Restrooms: Yes
Seminole State Forest

Seminole State Forest offers many recreational opportunities for both the outdoor enthusiast and cas ...

9610 CR 44, Leesburg, Florida, 34788
Restrooms: Yes
Spring Hammock Preserve

Fed by a trickle of hidden springs through lush hammocks of cabbage palms, Spring Hammock Preserve i ...

Free: Yes
Type of Trail: Walking
Area: SW County (Longwood-Altamonte Springs-Winter Springs)
2986 Osprey Trail, Longwood, Florida, 32750
Restrooms: Yes Weekdays Only
Wekiva River Buffer Conservation Area

he area supports a diversity of wildlife and is part of a corridor for the listed Florida black bear ...

Type of Trail: Bicycling/Skating, Walking
Area: SW County (Longwood-Altamonte Springs-Winter Springs)
Wilderness Drive, Longwood, Florida, 32779
Winter Springs Rocks

There’s a movement of kindness going on in the world. Spreading joy to others has actually becoming ...

Area: SW County (Longwood-Altamonte Springs-Winter Springs)