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Savannas Preserve State Park

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Lovely views of the area and wildlife

If you are in the Port Saint Lucie area, and want a quiet peaceful time away from the traffic, this... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
Newark, New York
Sweet Savannas!

Savannas is a lovely, natural savanna, but it is definitely not a place for wild excitement or... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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The Savannas Preserve State Park encompasses close to 7,000 acres of natural area. The Savannas contains the largest, most ecologically intact stretch of freshwater marsh in Southeast Florida. Our main entrance, located off of Walton Road, offers...more
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2541 SE Walton Rd, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952-7169
+1 772-398-2779
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

With special reservations during fall months, a unique experience is possible that is a learning opportunity, affordable, and absolutely delightful. During the Eve’s of full moon, experienced guides take a small group of people on a tour of the park for sights and sounds that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Felicia B
Reviewed October 3, 2018

If you are in the Port Saint Lucie area, and want a quiet peaceful time away from the traffic, this might be the place for you. You can have a carry in lunch and enjoy the views.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank sandiv2016
KelseyD521, Manager at Savannas Preserve State Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thank you for the positive review! We hope to see you again soon. Next time, stop by on a day our Education Center is open!

Reviewed August 6, 2018

Savannas is a lovely, natural savanna, but it is definitely not a place for wild excitement or great variation of environment. You ride down a long, winding road through palmetto groves, pine trees and marsh, to an open area surrounded about halfway by a lake....More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank jeckert9
Reviewed July 31, 2018

I really enjoy the Warriors on the Water Events held at the Savannahs. The Guided Kayak Trips are dependent upon the water level, but even then hardworking and passionate Staff and Volunteers are always there with a Fun and Adventurous alternative day Walk, Hike or...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Angel G
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Nice place to go kayakingI suggest taking the tours that are offered. It’s a mosquito free environment. Yes! Really mosquito free and a wonderful sight to see

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank mpelostlucie
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

I and my girlfriend enjoyed ourselves. We took beautiful pictures. We walked and looked at all the beauty and Savannah's definitely has beauty. You can sit or walk or of course do both. There are sooooo many trees which I adore. The sky had lovely...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank pertyle
Reviewed May 21, 2018

I love these parks you find to get away of all the fast lanes of the area. Great views, if your lucky you’ll see some birds, etc.or even alligators. Great place for photos and just some quietness

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Robin R
Reviewed April 21, 2018

This is a lovely spot to just get away from the noise and clutter of modern life. Just walking along the trail you see animals, birds, and lots of different native plants. Visit the nature center too, it's got good info about our local FL...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank FL_Travelers29
Reviewed April 19, 2018

It was awesome! The airboat ride let us se gators and heron and fish and you got to travel really fast throughout the swamps. I hightly recommend it for the whole family.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Matthew H
Kelsey D, Public Relations Manager at Savannas Preserve State Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

Good Morning Matthew! Thank you for the positive review, however, we do not have airboat rides at our park. Your review may have been meant for another location.

Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

See Florida the way it was before it was “discovered.” Miles of trails whether in foot, bike, horse, or kayak let you explore as you wish. Add to your life list with birds not found easily unless you travel: Florida scrub jay, anhinga, cormorants, and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Alice C
June 1, 2017|
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Response from VacationWarrior88 | Reviewed this property |
Water has been too low for kayaks. Call their office for updates. Don't think they have bike rentals. Try Ironhorse Bike Rentals on Hutchinson Island
Alice C
June 1, 2017|
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Response from _cpfirewife0215 | Reviewed this property |
When I was there in April the water levels were to low to kayak.
May 13, 2017|
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Response from 161,945 | Reviewed this property |
No camping facilities.