Trip Planner:   USA  /  Florida  /  Brevard County  /  Melbourne  /  Wildlife Areas  /  Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands
Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands, Melbourne
(4.5/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands is located in Melbourne. To visit Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands on your holiday in Melbourne, and find out what else Melbourne has to offer, use our Melbourne trip builder.
Create a full Melbourne itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Melbourne

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Melbourne by other users

22 days in United States, Grand Bahama Island & Melbourne BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, kids, popular PREFERENCES: March, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM POLAND February, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: February, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Tacoma & Melbourne BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in Tampa, Orlando & Melbourne BY A USER FROM DOMINICAN REPUBLIC July, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Cocoa Beach, Melbourne & Sebastian BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 5 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, relaxing, romantic, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 4 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • We went there hoping to see birds and alligators, and we were not disappointed. Several gators were sunning themselves along the shores, and birds were plentiful. Anhingas drying their wings were perc...  more »
  • Good free place. You can travel on foot and by car. I chose the second option. It was a pleasure to ride and enjoy the local wildlife and nature.
    View original
  • It's so unusual for anything to be free and worthy, this place is both. It was hot when I went and I started to walk, but changed my mind. It's pretty long and I recommend driving. I saw my first alli...  more »
Google
  • A few years ago this was a great local place for wildlife, but i feel it has lost a lot of its charm. There is still some decent birding during the season, but it is just different. Several of the trees the Herons used for nesting have decayed and died. Would be nice to create some platforms as replacements. Also happened to catch some teenagers shrooming there by jumping the fence into the pasture. Called the Sheriff's, and they were quick and took care of it. Thid isn't what we need in that area. Ruins it for others
  • According to their website, the hours of operation: April-September 6am-8pm (daily) February & March & October 7am-7pm (daily) November-January 7am-6pm (daily) We saw blue heron & an alligator eating a bird! So cool :)
  • A great place to see the nature and take pictures of alligators and birds.
  • Absolutely my favorite place in Brevard County FL to take photographs of wildlife. I visit several times a week and never get enough!
  • First sighting of an alligator in the wild. Awesome.