Erna Nixon Park is a public park located on 1200 Evans Road, Melbourne, Florida. It contains a 3000ft elevated boardwalk through a natural Florida hammock. The park contains ferns and old live oaks with hanging Spanish moss. It provides a natural habitat for several species of birds and small animals, such as the gopher tortoise and indigo snake. The park also hosts frequent events, such as the semi-annual Moonlight Stroll that takes place in the evening and includes live music. The park is named after Melbourne Village naturalist Erna Nixon (B: November 3, 1891).You can plan Melbourne trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
The Erna Nixon Park Nature Center features exhibits of animal mounts and live small animals.
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Welcome to Jurassic Park. Hidden away gem of a park. The walk is easy. Clean restrooms and plenty of parking. An easy drive and easy to get to. Get your steps in with 3-4 laps around the trail. more »
Nixon park is well-maintained. The boardwalk is very nice the view of the trees and plants and animals makes it a worthwhile visit. There is no cost to enter or park. more »
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