Nature Adventures

This page lists nature parks, botanical gardens, environmental centers, and other places where kids can study and enjoy nature in the Ocala, Florida area.
Kids Ocala: Nature Adventures - Fun 4 Ocala Kids
Brick City Adventure Park

This park offers guided "adventures," unlike other parks, including access to White Cliff Cave, a lo ...

1211 SE 22nd Road, Ocala, FL, 34471
Carney Island Recreation & Conservation

The site, which includes over 750+ acres of sandhill islands, causeways, wetland systems and shoreli ...

13275 SE 115th Avenue, Ocala, FL, 32179
Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens

A beautiful botanical garden with cascading waterfalls, 50+ garden displays, koi ponds, and countles ...

4990 NE 180th Avenue, Williston, FL, 32696
Restrooms: Yes
Davenport Landing Trail

This 1.2 mile round-trip interpretive hiking trail leads to a former 19th century steamboat port, wh ...

Davenport Landing Trail Head, Ocala, FL
Restrooms: No

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

Great Florida Birding Trail

The Great Florida Birding Trail (GFBT) is network of 489 sites throughout Florida selected for their ...

Multiple Locatons - Visit Site for Details, FL
Heritage Nature Conservancy

Park with trails, and a small playground.

2005 NE Third Street, Ocala, FL, 34470
Indian Lake State Forest

Indian Lake State Forest is approximately 4,466 acres of gently rolling sandhills and pastures just ...

6675 NE 40th Avenue Rd., Silver Springs, Florida, 34470
Jervey Gantt Park

Jervey Gantt Park has a winding trail that is perfect for walking or running. Length is 2 miles and ...

2200 SE 36th Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34470
Marion Audubon Society

Get outside and walk with Marion Audubon Society! Join us for our monthly walks from September - Ma ...

Ocala Wetland Recharge Park

The park sits on a 60-acre site, located near Lillian Bryant Park. The Ocala Wetland Recharge Park w ...

Playground Features
2105 NW 21st Street, Ocala, FL
Rainbow Springs State Park

Rainbow Springs is Florida's fourth largest spring and the Rainbow River is popular for swimming, sn ...

19158 SW 81st Place Road, Dunnellon, FL, 34432
Scott Springs Park

Nature-themed playground with brand new walking trail. Scott Springs is a 22-acre passive nature par ...

2825 SW 24th Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34474
Sholom Park

Sholom Park’s mission is to perpetuate Sidney and Ina Colen’s vision of a place where the pursuit of ...

7110 SW 80th Ave, Ocala, FL, 34481
Silver Springs Conservation Area

This 330-acre property was the largest intact, undeveloped, privately-owned tract adjacent to Silver ...

5425 NE 7th Street, Ocala, Fl, 34470
Restrooms: No
Silver Springs State Park

Explore one of America’s largest and best loved springs from the park’s famous glass bottom boats an ...

5656 E. Silver Springs Blvd, Silver Springs, FL, 34488
Tuscawilla Park

Tuscawilla Park is a 34.3 acre park closest to Downtown Ocala that is the home of the Ocala Recreati ...

800 NE Sanchez Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34470