Okeeheelee Park in West Palm Beach covers over 900 acres (3.6 km2) and encompasses two lakes with access for boating, fishing, water skiing, and radio controlled boating. The park has amenities for many types of sports, including a 27 hole golf course, with pro shop and clubhouse, baseball fields, tennis courts, and a BMX biking area. There is both a fitness trail and bike trail that snakes between the lakes, with many pavilions and picnic areas along the way.
Okeeheelee Park in West Palm Beach
Address: 7715 Forest Hill Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33413
Phone: (561) 966-6600 | Website: www.pbcgov.com
At the north end of the park, situated on the original 90 acres (360,000 m2) of original natural habitat, is the Okeeheelee Nature Center. Okeeheelee Nature Center features 2.5 miles of trails winding through 90 acres of pine flatwoods and wetlands. Highlights of the center include hands-on exhibits, animal encounters and a nature related gift shop. Marvel at our birds of prey, touch a live snake or prowl for owls during one of our many programs scheduled throughout the year for families, youth and adults.
Exhibits at the Okeeheelee Nature Center
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 1:00 – 4:30 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am- 4:30 pm
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday: CLOSED
There is a dog park in Okeeheelee Park and it is called Pooch Pines. There are three areas, two for large dogs, and one for small dogs. The hours are the same as the rest of the park, except it is closed from noon to 3 p.m. and on Wednesdays 12:00 noon – 3:00 pm.
The park in photos…
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Okeeheelee Park in West Palm Beach, Good for Baseball Field, Bicycle, Mountain Biking BMX Track, Boat, Water Ski Lakes, Dog Park, Equestrian & More