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Hugh Taylor Birch State Park

3109 East Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
+1 954-564-4521
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US$62.54*
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90 Minute Segway Tour - Hugh Taylor Birch State Park
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30 Minute City Segway Experience
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Smack in the middle of the city is this 180-acre park, which offers a respite from city life with picnicking, camping, swimming and canoeing and a chance to tour the home of the generous man who donated his lovely estate to Florida.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“picnic areas” (21 reviews)
“beach access” (22 reviews)
“nature trails” (18 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:45 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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3109 East Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
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1 - 10 of 645 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great little park with plenty of area to lay out on the beach or watch the cruise ships are they come by on their way to sea or into port. Fun activity for all. Fishing from the beach or the pier.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not a large state park, but plenty of parking, security, equipment for kids. It has open spaces for walking and bird watching.

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The park is recovering of hurricanes: many trees have broken branches. The trials are not accessible. More over part of the car road is under construction. I do not understand why the admission fee is not reduced as long as the park is not fully...More

Thank Pvsss
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Beautiful scenery all the more enhanced by helpful park rangers who are eager to point out the unique species of plants and trees. The gift shop doubles as a cafe where you can find drinks and eats and may take shelter in its comfort during...More

Thank HalfspeedTravel
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Beautiful bike trails/walking trails through the park and along the Intracoastal waterway. Water Taxi stops here!!!!!

Thank Kelly L
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I rented a peddle boat. At our age it was a bit of a work out lol but we had fun. Next time it's a kyack or canoe. The staff members were great , friendly and the prices are great. This is...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Went with a school field trip. Had a great time, and the kids enjoyed the guided tour and learned a lot as well.

Thank Pgavinci
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This park feels like it is in the middle of nowhere once you enter. Great walking/running trails. If you want to just relax and read a book, you can sit on one of the benches or picnic tables along the water. There is a tunnel...More

1  Thank jpacella
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Pretty short walk over from our hotel The Premiere for just a little break from sand and sun. Big loop on the main loop drive, had to watch out for cars, but I was too chicken of crawling, flying things to walk in the tree...More

1  Thank Sightsee_Eat
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My kids and I recently did the 90 minute segway tour of the Hugh Taylor Birch State Park and I would definitely recommend this for families and couples alike. Segway Joe was very outgoing and friendly and very informative. It's a fun way to explore...More

Thank hstan01
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djbarrett
28 January 2017|
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Response from FriendsofBirch | Property representative |
Dogs are allowed in the park as long as they are on leashes.
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steeltowngirl63
11 January 2016|
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Response from Anastasia D |
Yes, there are bike rentals at BG Coco Cafe. I can't post links here, but just search for their website, and they have pricing on there. You can also get a BCycle (Broward county bike sharing program) from across the street.
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tisch1017
9 March 2015|
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Response from annmelissa | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. Kayaks definitely.
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