Nature Adventures

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

Immerse yourself in the scenery that Beeman Park has to offer.

2301 Lake Sue Drive, Orlando, FL, 32803
Restrooms: No
Big Oak Park

Located next to Lake Jessamine, Big Oak Park offers breathtaking views and a relaxing environment.

531 Kenmore Circle, Orlando, FL, 32839
Restrooms: No
Charles H. Bronson State Forest

The Charles H. Bronson State Forest is located in northeast Orange County off Lake Pickett Road and ...

3563 Phillips Road, Orlando, FL, 32808
Crystal Lake Neighborhood Park

Small, neighborhood park with park benches and open field.

1731 E. Crystal Lake Avenue, Orlando, FL, 32806
Restrooms: No

Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Participants na ...

Hal Scott Preserve

Miles of unspoiled sanctuary trails for hiking along the scenic shoreline of the Econlockhatchee Riv ...

5150 Dallas Blvd., Orlando, FL, 32833
Restrooms: No
Harry P. Leu Gardens

Explore an amazing 50-acre botanical oasis minutes from Downtown Orlando. Each garden is designed sp ...

1920 North Forest Avenue, Orlando, FL, 32803
Restrooms: Yes
Hopkins Park

Park Amenities: •Ball field •Basketball courts •Butterfly and vegetable garden •Community ...

620 E. 17th Street, St. Cloud, FL, 34769
Restrooms: Yes
Howell Branch Preserve

Howell Branch Preserve is a 10.38-acre site surrounded by wetlands and natural habitat located on th ...

1205 Howell Branch Road, Winter Park, FL, 32789
Restrooms: Yes
Isle of Pine Preserve

The Isle of Pine Preserve is located in southeast Orange County off of Lake Mary Jane Road and is ma ...

14032 Lacebark Pine Road, Orlando, FL, 32832
Restrooms: No
Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive

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

2803 Lust Road, Apopka, FL, 32703
Restrooms: No
Lake Druid Park

Lake Druid Park’s 19 acres were transferred by the U.S. Navy to the City in 2009 through the Federal ...

899 Coy Drive, Orlando, FL, 32803
Restrooms: Yes
Lake Lizzie Nature Preserve

This 950-acre nature preserve is one of Florida's best sites for hiking, horseback riding and nature ...

6495 Old Melbourne Hwy., St. Cloud, FL, 34771
Lake Runnymede Conservation Area

Lake Runnymede is open to the public for passive recreational use and serves as a conservation area ...

4600 Rummel Road, St. Cloud, FL, 34771

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

Loch Haven Park

Orlando Loch Haven Park covers 45 acres and serves as the region’s premier cultural park. Nestled be ...

777 E. Princeton Street, Orlando, FL, 32803
Restrooms: Yes
Magnolia Park

Hikers and cyclists will enjoy the beauty of the Lake Apopka Loop trail that is within the park. Mag ...

2929 S. Binion Road, Apopka, FL, 32703
Restrooms: Yes
Makinson Island

Primitive group camping by permit only. Visitors must provide their own transportation to and from t ...

Kissimmee Park Road, Kissimmee, FL, 34741
Restrooms: Yes
Mead Botanical Gardens

With 47 acres to explore in Winter Park, your senses will come alive with the sights, sounds, and sc ...

1500 S. Denning Drive, Winter Park, FL, 32789
Restrooms: Yes
Mill Slough Park

Amenities: bbq grills, dog park, drinking fountain, natural area, open space, and picnic tables.

2138 Agate Street, Kissimmee, FL, 34744
Restrooms: No
Orlando Wetlands Park

The Orlando Wetlands Park is a great to place to come out, relax and enjoy nature. The most popular ...

25155 Wheeler Road, Christmas, FL, 32709
Restrooms: Yes
Osceola County Schools Environmental Study Center

A 19-acre segment of the Reedy Creek Swamp offers elevated observation boardwalks, three hiking trai ...

4300 Poinciana Blvd., Kissimmee, FL, 34758
Restrooms: Yes
Peghorn Nature Park and Trail

The 58 acre passive park takes its visitors on a journey beginning in the late 1800s to modern day. ...

2101 Peghorn Way, St. Cloud, FL, 34769
Restrooms: Yes
Pine Lily Preserve

Hike or horseback ride on miles of trails through some of Florida’s unique habitats. The Pine Lily P ...

1401 S County Road 13, Orlando, FL, 32833
Restrooms: No
Rock Springs Run at Kelly Park in Apopka

Rock Springs at Kelly Park in Apopka is Central Florida's natural lazy river. Rock Springs produces ...

400 E Kelly Park Road, Apopka, FL, 32712