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Windley Key Fossil Reef Geological State Park

 Activities at Windley Key Fossil Reef Geological State Park

Hiking/Nature Trail

Hiking/Nature Trail

The park has approximately 1.5 miles of trails that wind through a tropical hardwood hammock. Along the trails, visitors are able to observe over 40 species of trees and plants that are native to the Florida Keys. With the aid of a guidebook, numbered trail stops, and interpretive markers, it is easy for visitors to learn about the natural and cultural resources of the site. Ranger-guided tours are also available.

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Meetings & Retreats

Meetings & Retreats

The Alison Fahrer Environmental Education Center offers displays on Flagler's railroad, tropical hardwood hammocks, Florida Keys' geology and more. A conference room on the second floor can be reserved for school groups and meetings. Call the park at (305) 664-2540 for more information.

Picnicking

Picnicking

Picnic tables are placed throughout the park’s quarries. Shady tables, however, are limited.

Tours

Tours

Guided tours of the park are available Friday through Sunday at 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Tour fee is $2.00 per person, children under 6 admitted free. Self-guided tours may be taken for the cost of park admission - $2.00 per person.

Visitor Center

Visitor Center

The Alison Fahrer Environmental Education Center offers displays on Flagler's railroad, tropical hardwood hammocks, Florida Keys' geology and more. A conference room on the second floor can be reserved for school groups, meetings, etc. The Visitor Center is open Friday through Sunday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Wildlife Viewing

Wildlife Viewing

A variety of bird life may be found in the park.