Ten Mile Creek Preserve

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NOTE: The Preserve is currently open to the public, however access may be limited due to flooding and possible trees down. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Location 3401 Gordy Road
Fort Pierce, Florida 34945
Contact Number 772-462-2526
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Park Information

This eight-acre site provides canoe access to Ten Mile Creek, a tributary of the North Fork of the St. Lucie River. A short, self-guided interpretive trail guides visitors through the floodplain forest, floodplain swamp and oxbows.

Amenities

Birding
Canoe Access
Fishing
Hiking Trails
Picnic Tables

Additional Information Trails: A short self-guiding interpretive trail guides visitors through the floodplain forest with excellent views into the historic oxbows.
Habitat: Floodplain forest and floodplain swamp along Ten Mile Creek, a tributary of the North Fork of the St. Lucie River. Excellent examples of hammock hickory (carya aquatica).
Commonly seen wildlife: Alligator, black vulture, turkey vulture, herons, egrets and ibis.
Historical Interest None

 

Notes: A canoe trail is planned in the near future that will lead canoers/kayakers through the historic oxbows of Ten Mile Creek.

Ten Mile Creek Brochure