Robinson Nature Preserve, Bradenton

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Wildlife Area · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Bird-watch, fish, hike, kayak, canoe, or swim among coastal wetlands at Robinson Nature Preserve. Bring bug spray, a hat, and comfortable walking shoes and take to the trails to see wildlife. Walk to the lookout point to get a view of the whole park and its 197 hectares (487 acres). Kids can enjoy the small playground, and there is convenient stroller parking available. Restrooms and water fountains are available. Dogs on leashes are welcome. For Robinson Nature Preserve and beyond, use our Bradenton trip itinerary maker tool to get the most from your Bradenton vacation.
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  • I really enjoyed walking in this park during my recent trip to Anna Maria Island. It took about 20 minutes to drive to the park from Bradenton beach, but longer to get back due to traffic. Go early...  more »
  • The Robinson Preserve is a must-do when in Bradenton! They have a 3 mile hiking trail that is beautiful or you can rent kayaks for $32 for 4 hours. I did both. You need to book the kayaks a day in....  more »
  • Definitely in my Top 3 favorite places locally to walk, jog, bike or kayak. Great by myself because I feel safe and great with the family because we all love it. Robinson's sets the bar high for preserves. Wish there were more just like it. Hoping they continue to set an example, environmentally, for the future! 💙
  • North entrance has a tall observation tower. Restrooms. Nice dirt paths easy for walking and biking. South end has the "nest". Climbing area kids will love. Adults are able to walk around up there too

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