We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“My favorite place to walk”
Review of Okeeheelee Park

Okeeheelee Park
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: HOURS: Sunrise - Sunset lighted court facilities open until 9:00 pm lighted athletic fields (permit required) open until 10:00 pm AMENITIES baseball fields, lighted (5) bicycle paths (8 miles) BMX track boat launching area (freshwater fishing lake, non-motorized) boat launching ramp (water ski lake) (2) boat slips, day use only (19) disc golf (18 holes) dog park, Pooch Pines equestrian center, Jim Brandon Equestrian Center 111-acre, world-class equestrian showplace covered arena open riding area training rings equestrian trail (8.11 miles) exercise course (20 stations, 1 mile) fishing (freshwater-stocked) golf course, Okeeheelee Public Golf Course 27 holes (3 nine-hole courses) chipping area driving range practice putting green pro shop snack bar lake frontage mountain biking (located on the east side of Pinehurst Drive, south of Forest Hill Boulevard) multipurpose fields, lighted (4) nature center, Okeeheelee Nature Center (hours vary) exhibit hall with live animals meeting rooms outdoor classroom rental facilities nature trail, interpretive (0.75 mile) nature trails (1.2 miles) parking boat/trailer parking (water ski lake/freshwater fishing lake) regular parking picnic areas with grills, single table picnic pavilions (Alligator, Micanopy, Osceola, Tuskeegee), reserved group (4) picnic shelters, family picnic shelters, single table pier (fishing) playground, including playground safety play structure (ages 2-5 years) play structure (ages 5-12 years) rental concession (call for hours) canoe/kayak/pedal boat rentals 561/304-1344 bicycle rentals 561/304-1344 restroom facilities softball fields, lighted (4) tennis courts, lighted (8) volleyball, grass courts (1) walking paths (8 miles) water skiing courses (permit and fee required) (5)
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I walk 2-3 miles most days on the mulch trail (once around is one mile) when it isn't too hot and muggy. My belief is that the mulch track is better for the knees, back and feet. It is a huge, beautiful park with lots of lakes. Boats can be rented, kids can play on the playground, and people ride the many bike trails. There are plenty of sheltered picnic areas. I have seen guided walks which I guess are to check out the many birds and other wildlife. I have also seen guided groups on scooters. I would contact the park for more info on the times those activities are available.

Thank GeeOnewestpalm
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a ReviewReviews (299)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"water skiing"
in 33 reviews
"nature center"
in 49 reviews
"tennis courts"
in 18 reviews
"paddle boats"
in 15 reviews
"bmx track"
in 13 reviews
"walking trails"
in 10 reviews
"ride bikes"
in 8 reviews
"disc golf"
in 7 reviews
"sports fields"
in 6 reviews
"forest hill blvd"
in 5 reviews
"picnic tables and grills"
in 3 reviews
"play soccer"
in 3 reviews
"exercise stations"
in 3 reviews
"covered picnic"
in 3 reviews
"dirt bike"
in 3 reviews
"nice scenery"
in 3 reviews
"enjoy nature"
in 3 reviews
Filter

19 - 23 of 299 reviews

Reviewed 26 May 2017

Went here for a paty and there is not a whole lot going on. By far its not pretty to the eye and im really not sure what purpose it serves.

1  Thank Chris P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a user friendly park, so clean, spacious and lots of amenities for everyone. I live close by and visit at least 5 days a week.

Thank josemontes7226
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Free entrance to this amazing place. Lots of open space. We came for a kayak morning. $13 gets you one hour. Fabulously fun and vendor was super nice to work with. Will come back!

Thank Cookindivarox
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Love the walking trail. It's a must visit. It's located in the far back of the park across form the doggy park.

Thank beckaaugustin
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Okeeheelee Park also viewed

 
West Palm Beach, FL
 

Been to Okeeheelee Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing