Arlington Park & Aquatic Complex

Associated Agency: 
City of Sarasota Parks & Recreation District

Conveniently located less than two miles from downtown Sarasota, Arlington Park was selected as one of the South Florida locations on the Great Florida Birding & Wildlife Trail. This city park offers residents and visitors a 50-meter lap pool, 25-yard instructional pool, outdoor and indoor basketball courts, tennis courts, playground, outdoor fitness gym, ½-mile walking trail and dog park. This park is owned and operated by the City of Sarasota Parks & Recreation District. Diverse recreational as well as aquatic programs are offered year round.

Hollywood North Beach Park

Associated Agency: 
Broward County Parks and Recreation

Popular Hollywood North Beach Park, a 56-acre park acquired by Broward County in 1988 and located at A1A and Sheridan Street, provides access to 1.1 miles of the City of Hollywood's public beach and beautiful views of the Intracoastal Waterway. Amenities include parking lots (fees apply) with beach access, picnic areas, two shelters for rent, fishing piers along the Intracoastal, Loggerhead Pocket Park, and four other pocket parks along the Intracoastal Waterway.

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Anne Kolb Nature Center

Associated Agency: 
Broward County Parks and Recreation Division

When the Anne Kolb Nature Center opened on February 10, 1996, it was the culmination of a lengthy process that involved many years of planning and development. Today, the nature center complex is a 1,500-acre coastal mangrove wetland that's home to a wide variety of plants and animals, including some threatened and endangered species. Fossil-fuel boats are not permitted in the open waters and on the paddling trails of West Lake. Trail maps are available at the visitor center. The nature center is part of the Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail.

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Windley Key Fossil Reef Geological State Park

Associated Agency: 
Department of Environmental Protection/Florida State Parks

Windley Key Fossil Reef Geological State park is located in Islamorada Florida. Our mission is to provide resource-based recreation while preserving, interpreting and restoring natural and cultural resources. Windley Key is open to the public Thursday- Monday and features nature trails and an educational center. Guided tours are offered from December to April on Friday, Saturday and Sundays at 10 am and 2 pm. Volunteer opportunities and other educational programs are offered throughout the year.

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West Lake Park

Associated Agency: 
Broward County Parks and Recreation

West Lake Park is situated in southeastern Broward County, occupying a three-mile strip of mangrove estuary and uplands immediately west of the Intracoastal Waterway within the cities of Hollywood and Dania Beach. West Lake has 47,800 feet of waterfront with an additional 20,600 feet of mangrove-fringed shoreline along the interior waterways. The ecological importance of the relationships between mangroves, our coastal waters, and the adjacent uplands cannot be overemphasized.

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The First Tee of The Palm Beaches

Associated Agency: 
Children’s Golf Foundation, Inc.

The First Tee of The Palm Beaches offers a golf program at 24 golf courses in Broward, Palm Beach, Martin and St. Lucie Counties. The program is expanding and offering angler instruction to the young people it works with.

YMCA Camp Immokalee

Associated Agency: 
First Coast YMCA

Since 1909, Camp Immokalee has been providing safe, fun, and high quality summer resident camp programs for youth in Florida and around the world. Immokalee campers learn to care for themselves, others, and the world around them while building life and activity skills through camp activities. Grit, gratitude and character are 21st-century skills every young person will need to succeed, and our camp activities are carefully designed to get kids out of their comfort zone and develop leadership skills while building community and having fun.

Miami-Dade County Parks Disability Services

Associated Agency: 
Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces

Miami-Dade Parks operates an adapted archery program for individuals who have physical or visual disabilities. Adapted equipment and instruction is provided. The program is open to children and adults with physical or visual disabilities. This program is part of the overall adapted sports program operated by Miami-Dade Parks Disability Services Paralympic Sport Club Program.

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Constitution Park

Associated Agency: 
City of Deerfield Beach

Located in Deer Creek, offers over eight acres of beautifully landscaped rails and amenities. Constitution Park is home to our Arboretum (Tree Zoo) with over 325 exotic trees displayed along a one-half mile path, the "Zeke" Landis Nursery, and rain forest.

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