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Green Cay Nature Center and Wetlands

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12800 Hagen Ranch Rd, Boynton Beach, FL 33437-4130
+1 561-966-7000
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If you are from out of town and are in the area and want to see a few interesting birds I would say... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
132dw
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Marco Island, Florida
Something different

If you're looking for something different to do this is a nice walk. It goes on for miles and... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
pdq724
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“nature center” (155 reviews)
“half mile” (30 reviews)
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12800 Hagen Ranch Rd, Boynton Beach, FL 33437-4130
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+1 561-966-7000
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"nature center"
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"elevated boardwalk"
in 21 reviews
"half mile"
in 30 reviews
"bird watching"
in 25 reviews
"leisurely walk"
in 10 reviews
"gift shop"
in 30 reviews
"all ages"
in 38 reviews
"bring your camera"
in 28 reviews
"species of birds"
in 19 reviews
"wood storks"
in 12 reviews
"occasional alligator"
in 12 reviews
"wonderful place"
in 20 reviews
"all kinds"
in 24 reviews
"nice walk"
in 27 reviews
"wide variety of birds"
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"early morning"
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"board walk"
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

If you are from out of town and are in the area and want to see a few interesting birds I would say drop in you never know what you may see there. If you want to possibly see Alligators they too on occasion are...More

Thank 132dw
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

If you're looking for something different to do this is a nice walk. It goes on for miles and you'll see gators, all different kinds of birds, turtles, among other things. Its a nice relaxing walk

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

A cool March day so we thought we would take a stroll. Very much enjoyed the birds and water fowl we got to see. Next time we will bring some binoculers which would have been helpful. We will be back.

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Plenty of parking. Clean. Nice educational center with a small amount of local amphibians and turtles. and the only Alligators I saw. Classrooms. I was very impressed by the set up of what appears to be a small building limiting it's footprint. 2 trails. One...More

Thank TravelQ6492QE
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

With much of Florida paved over or transformed into manicured spaces, it is easy to forget it was once a swampland. A visit to green cay will remind you of how things used to be. Located south of palm beach, this centre features several miles...More

Thank JHinnecke
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

It was a cloudy day so we didn’t want to go to the beach. What a great center. Beautiful to walk and get some exercise in the midst of wildlife. And we even saw a gator!

Thank Laura P
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

After two seasons with few wading birds (Climate Change?) many birds have returned as water levels have adjusted. Gators and turtles also visible on this excellent morning walk. Ample parking and an enclosed nature center with rest rooms round out a well designed man-made wetlands...More

Thank reelwise
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We have been going here for the past couple of weeks to go for our walks while enjoying the views. So many birds, ducks and turtles as well as the occaisional gater! Right now the water level is very low, so things are very dry....More

Thank Cadguyjoe
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Green Cay Nature Center and Wetlands is a wonderful way to experience nature and especially observe those birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians who inhabit this wetland. On this day, we were fortunate to be a part of a docent led tour by our guide Linda...More

Thank 3Art329
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

A pleasant boardwalk with good wildlife viewing opportunities. Well done conservation project by the local utility. AND, it is free.

Thank Doug-in-SF
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ronniinfl
21 February 2018|
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Response from Pedro C | Reviewed this property |
Please call them, the gift shop is manned by volunteers.
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glentullous
30 January 2018|
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Response from Peter K | Reviewed this property |
No, there are no bat houses there.
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PBLKNP
18 January 2018|
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Response from Peter K | Reviewed this property |
That's not a problem at all....very accessible..
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