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Green Cay Nature Center and Wetlands

#1 of 34 things to do in Boynton Beach Features Animals
12800 Hagen Ranch Road, Boynton Beach, FL 33437-4130
+1 561-966-7000
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Amazing place

What a wonderful place !!! Tons of water birds and wildlife. The boardwalk is beautifully... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Cindy H
Rotonda West, Florida
Strolling at Green Cay

Lovely morning stroll. Enjoyed the quietness and fauna. Went around twice and got our steps and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lynn G
Boynton Beach
via mobile
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12800 Hagen Ranch Road, Boynton Beach, FL 33437-4130
+1 561-966-7000
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What a wonderful place !!! Tons of water birds and wildlife. The boardwalk is beautifully maintained with info boards and shade kiosks throughout.

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely morning stroll. Enjoyed the quietness and fauna. Went around twice and got our steps and enjoyment of the scenery.

Thank Lynn G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a delightful place for a nature walk or bird pictures or anything related. There are planned activities that you can view on the website or just 'drop in'. Tip: during the hot season (May through September) avoid midday adventures. Come early or late...More

Thank Felicia B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are here every day since we know this park. Everything is perfect. The best times to visit are sunrise or sunset.

Thank florida33437
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family loves Green Cay. We go regularly throughout the year to see everything from gators and turtles to many different hatchlings to an amazing variety of migrating birds in the winter. You can see herons, egrets, wood storks, etc. all year long. I am...More

Thank lindarR7120OF
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decent place for a no-cost and easily accessible nature walk. Boardwalk feels narrow when passing other families, but overall it's nice for a brief visit.

Thank wabi-sabi_Jamie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A brief visit to Green Cay Nature Center is very educational and interesting, especially for school-age children or non-natives. The boardwalk provides a delightful, easy-paced way to view abundant flora & fauna -- much of ot unique to Florida. Open year-round, but a relaxing and...More

Thank laura2cruise
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great place to observe a wild south Florida wetland. You walk around the wetland on a well maintained boardwalk. There is activity (birds, turtles, alligators, butterflies, squirrels) all around you but you will never see them if you don't slow down and really look....More

Thank snorkelman47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

GREEN Cay attracts dedicated walkers as they have marked 1 mile walking trail and another one for 1/2 mile. Not as interesting as the other watershed on Jog road. More foliage but much less birds, gator and interesting fish.

Thank sandracO3364GY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whether you're just down here for a short time visiting friends or relatives, or whether you're a full time resident of the area, you've got to come here. Once will be enough -- to get you HOOKED so you'll keep coming back. Do you like...More

Thank WineLoversFromUSA
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Nancy K
Is this a good place to picnic?
24 February 2017|
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Response from pbcparks | Property representative |
Unfortunately this is not one of our parks that has picnic tables or pavilions. If you go onto our PBC website under parks, you will find a tab for amenities, which one is picnicking and it lists out the parks that have... More
Bill S
Can I fish there?
10 October 2016|
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Response from Zeigat | Reviewed this property |
No, but you can push there! 😊
Is there admission to get in?
30 September 2016|
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Response from Robin M | Reviewed this property |
Nope 😊