City of Largo, Florida

City of Largo, Florida
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Largo Central Park Nature Preserve

Largo Central Park Nature Preserve

  • Phone
    727-586-7415
  • Hours
    Park Hours: Sunrise to sunset
  • Physical Address Address Map Marker
    Physical Address
    150 Highland SE Ave
    Largo, FL 33770

About This Location

 

LCPLargo Central Park Nature Preserve is a 31-acre nature park virtually surrounded by water. The park is home to hundreds of wildlife species for viewing. Over 130 species of birds, otters, red fox, American alligator, marsh rabbits, wild turkey, and bats all feed or live within the park. A 5-mile kayak/canoe route begins at the park and ends at Park Boulevard. Catch and release fishing is allowed at the park. Over 40 interpretive displays educate visitors on the wildlife at the park.
Download the Largo Nature Preserve Brochure.

Park Hours: 6:30 am to 1 hour before sunset daily

Park Map (download map)

Canoe Trail Map (download map)

View slideshow of the Otters at Largo Central Park Nature Preserve

View slideshow of Largo Central Park Nature Preserve

Facilities include:

  • Interpretive kiosk
  • 2-story observation tower
  • Boardwalks
  • Restroom facilities
  • 3/4 mile asphalt, walk, bike, skate trail (see map)
  • Native wildflower plantings, mixed hardwood swamp
  • YMCA butterfly garden
  • Guided nature walks, call 518-3047 to schedule for groups of 10 or more

Amenities

  • Trails
  • Restrooms
  • Picnic Tables
  • Parking Areas

Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding this property, please contact:

Greg Wright
Parks Supervisor - Largo Central Park