Boyd Hill Nature Preserve

1101 Country Club Way S.
St. Petersburg, FL 33705- Map It
Phone: (727) 893-7326

AAA Editor Notes

Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, 1101 Country Club Way S., is reached by taking I-275 exit 17, 1.75 mi. e. on 54th Ave. S. to Martin Luther King Jr. St., n. to Country Club Way South, then w. 2 blks. This 245-acre preserve on the west side of Lake Maggiore has nature and bicycle trails, a birds of prey aviary and an environmental education center with interpretive displays. Guided walks and special programs are available; phone for schedule. Pets are not permitted. Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted.
$3; $1.50 (ages 3-16). Tram $2.
Hours: Preserve Tues.-Fri. and Sun. 9-7, Sat. 7-7, Mar.-Oct.; Tues.-Fri. and Sun. 9-6, Sat. 7-6, rest of year. Nature trail closes 30 minutes before park closing. A 60- to 90-minute guided tram tour is offered daily at 1 (also Sat. at 10). Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.