This beautiful 18.38-acre community river park is situated in a wildlife sanctuary. The park caters to both active and passive recreational enthusiasts. The boat ramp and a natural launch area provide access for boaters, rowers and paddlers into Sykes Creek leading to the Barge Canal or Banana River. Fishing is popular from the shoreline and fishing dock. An exercise trail, softball fields, basketball, tennis and racquetball courts invite fitness and active play.
The Community Center features ongoing activities, a gymnasium, a small kitchen and meeting rooms. Additional facilities that make this park attractive for group gatherings and community events include the Karen S. Rood Community Building (with kitchen and meeting room) located at the park entrance, the Doyle I. Carlton Pavilion, a large event pavilion (with banquet kitchen and meeting room), 2 medium pavilions, a playground, benches, restrooms, and drinking fountains.
Facility Reservations: (321) 455-1380 Courts
Event Pavilion (seats 250)
Medium Pavilion (seats 50)
Family Picnic Shelter (seats 10)
Watchable Wildlife: Waterfowl, Dolphin, Manatee
ADA Access: Parking, Restrooms, Community Center, Community Building, Playground, Pavilions, Fishing Dock, Paved Walkways
Dos & Don’ts: Lagoon is a no wake zone.
Service animals only or dogs on short leash and only when leading dog between vehicle and boat.
Alcoholic beverages in designated areas only.
Other restrictions as posted.