Miami Parks & Preserves

FAMILY FUN | MUSEUMS & ART | NATURE PARKS

If you're looking a roadtrip from Miami, FL for the day, try these great places which are just an hour or less away from Miami, FL. Discover a new place with family, friends or solitude.


Simpson Park Hammock

Simpson Park Hammock

Simpson Park, officially Simpson Park Hammock, is a 7.8-acre urban park and nature preserve located between Brickell and The Roads neighborhoods of Miami, Florida.

AD Barnes Park

AD Barnes Park

A.D. Barnes Park is a 65-acre park nestled in the heart of one of Miami's busiest areas. The park is dedicated to and named after the first Director of the Parks and Recreation Department, who strongly believed recreation was important to the lives of every citizen in Miami-Dade County.

FIU Nature Preserve

FIU Nature Preserve

Surrounding the Nature Preserve is a 0.6 mile Jogging Path accompanied by six workout stations. The trail itself is made of approximately 5,640 recycled tires, the ground material offers pedestrians and joggers better traction and a softer surface that is better for feet, ankles and knees.

The Barnacle Historic State Park

The Barnacle Historic State Park

The Barnacle Historic State Park is a 5-acre Florida State Park in the Coconut Grove neighborhood of Miami, Florida at 3485 Main Highway.

Castellow Hammock Preserve & Nature Center

Castellow Hammock Preserve & Nature Center

Castellow Hammock is a 112-acre park and preserve that contains a mature tropical hardwood forest with a half-mile self-guided nature trail.

Alice Wainwright Park

Alice Wainwright Park

Alice Wainwright Park is a 28-acre waterfront park and nature preserve located in northern Coconut Grove, Miami, Florida, U.S.A.

Margaret Pace Park

Margaret Pace Park

Margaret Pace Park is an 8-acre urban park located in the Omni and Edgewater districts of Greater Downtown Miami, Florida, U.S.A.

Indigenous Park

Indigenous Park

Charles "Sonny" McCoy Indigenous Park is a native tree and bird park. Group and individual tours are available with advanced notice. Within the park is the Wildlife Rescue Center that cares for injured wildlife, a wildlife trail and pond, picnic area, and 6 bocce courts. There is a pavilion that can be reserved for various special events - weddings, meetings, birthday parties, graduations. Contact is through the Key West Wildlife Rescue, Inc

Long Key State Park

Long Key State Park

Long Key State Park is a 965-acre Florida State Park located on Long Key, one of the Florida Keys, in Monroe County, Florida, United States.

Everglades National Park

Everglades National Park

Everglades National Park protects an unparalleled landscape that provides important habitat for numerous rare and endangered species like the manatee, American crocodile, and the elusive Florida panther.