We have been visiting Boyd Hill for more than 20 years and are still surprised at what we see. Whether its Bald Eagles, ospreys, anhingas, herons (green, blue, tri-colored...) and even owls you will not be disappointed. If you don't see an alligaot you probably have your eyes shut and there are snakes, tortoises and many other animals. Well worth... 更多
The Preserve offers lots of trail options. We hiked a variety of trails for about two hours. We saw a raccoon, baby alligator, gopher turtle and a variety of birds as well as different flora. The terrain is easy but some trails are totally exposed to the sun, so go prepared. The admission price was $3 per person and this... 更多
Beautiful nature preserve off the beaten path in a residential areas that featured a variety of terrain in wooded and open terrain along the bay. We saw ospreys but not much else in terms of wildlife, although the collection of rehabilitated birds included hawks and a few bald eagles. There are several different trails marked, including a new 5K running... 更多
While this place was not bird-y on our visit, we did enjoy the wildlife we found, including Limpkin, Pied-billed Grebe, Pileated Woodpecker and of course alligators. Great place for a half-day nature walk for two birders.
This is a large park in south Saint Petersburg with plenty of space to a nice long walk and see some Florida wildlife. Has a some very interesting displays along the way!
They have a cool night hike that they give once a month, and it is absolutely different. The animals that only come out at night and some of the plants as well. I have actually done this 3 times now, children love it.
Recently discovered Boyd Hill Nature Preserve after living in St. Pete for 20+ years. It is an nature oasis in the middle of South St. Pete next to Lake Maggiore. Nice 5k hike around the park, It is a bird sanctuary for some injured birds, including a bald eagle, hawks, and owls. You will likely also see alligators. It feels... 更多