Environmental Learning Center, Vero Beach

4.7
#4 of 18 in Parks in Vero Beach
Nature / Park · Hidden Gem · Wildlife Area
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  • We enjoyed taking the trails, but the best part was the little area to take pictures with the butterflies and the touch tank. They have a volunteer to tell you about the sea life and our child found.....  more »
  • I don’t know why we haven’t visited this place sooner. It’s a wealth of knowledge and entertainment for the adults and the kids. We came with a 13yo and 4yo and both equally enjoyed it. The touch...  more »
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  • Very natural. Raised path (boardwalk) through mangroves. Fun to spot all the different crabs and lizards. Interesting facts about the habitat, sprinkled throughout. Nice to sit on the bench on the dock and enjoy the peaceful tranquility, while keeping an eye out for wildlife. Fish jumping out of the water. An osprey perched in a tree. They have a small touch tank, but note only limited hours. Some other hands on activities for kids. But personally, I think the small hide and seek the lizards, crabs and all small wildlife is enough to entertain little ones who like to run around. Very, very nice volunteers. If you stroll through and relax and appreciate nature for what it is, this is a little gem.
  • A friend and I went on the Pontoon Boat experience to Pelican Island for two hours this morning. We saw several dolphins and lots of different bird species. Our volunteer guide, Dave, did a fantastic job making it interesting and informative. If you love seeing nature, this trip is for you.

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