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Brooker Creek Preserve, Tarpon Springs

Categories: Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
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4.5/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web
Brooker Creek Preserve is located in Pinellas County, Florida, owned by the Pinellas County government and the Southwest Florida Water Management District, and managed by the Pinellas County Parks and Conservation Resources Department. It encompasses 9800acre and offers birding, horseback riding, and hiking. The Preserve office is located at 3940 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs, Florida,The Brooker Creek Preserve Environmental Education Center features displays and interactive exhibits about Florida natural history and local history. Educational and interpretive programs are offered for the public.Aboriginal History"Native people hunted and gathered here for thousands of years, leaving behind spear points that date from 7000 BCE to 900 CE." The most recent aboriginal tribe to occupy the land that encompasses the Brooker Creek Preserve was the Tocobaga tribe. The Tocobaga declined in the 17th century and became extinct in the 18th century due to disease and violence.
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  • wow!!! If you want a place to visit for a few hours or more and you want low cost this is it. This is a free park. No charge for parking. The road is paved and one way drive which is nice as if you go...  read more »
  • We like this park because the trails are easy to follow, partially raised above the marsh and partially on sand, so they're nice underfoot. Lots of shade. We went in June and saw gators along the side...  read more »
  • They have a great education center and gift shop but the walking trails are great. It is such a peaceful walk on well marked trails. 
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