Martin County, Florida has the perfect climate and opportunity for you to experience almost every activity imaginable. Salt & fresh water fishing is available to those who love to catch a variety of game fish. Enjoy boating on miles and miles of scenic waterways or fishing to your heart’s content. If you’re a landlubber, no problem, enjoy one or more of the nine golf courses or if tennis is your game, then head to a number of parks and clubs where you can enjoy a quick game. Palm City is also one of the finest equestrian communities on the Treasure Coast with many opportunities to learn to ride or compete. From playgrounds and ball fields to Sailfish Splash Waterpark in Stuart, Martin County is loaded with ways to stay active, here are a few parks and trails to check out!
Halpatiokee Regional Park located on Lost Lake Road at Highway 76 is situated along the banks of the St. Lucie River consists of 180 acres featuring football/soccer fields, tennis courts, playground, covered skating rink and miles of trails.
LCpl Justin Wilson Park located at 2050 SW Mapp Road, features playgrounds, picnic shelters, soccer and baseball fields, racquet and basketball courts and an observation tower and nature trail.
Leighton Park located at the base of the Palm City Bridge is also the home of the Palm City Recreation Center used for Programs and Meetings and features baseball fields and a public boat launch area.
Jock Leighton Park is located on 16 acres of land on the corner of 36th Street and Mapp Road and features picnic areas, skateboard ramps and baseball/softball and football fields.
Wildcat Wonderland 2 is located on the grounds of the Palm City Elementary School. The interactive playground was built through then generous efforts of the school children’s parents.
Indian Riverside Park is located in on Indian River Drive in Jensen Beach and features splash fountains, riverfront walking trails, and the Mansion at Tuckahoe which dates back to 1938. Info available at 772.221.1418 or www.martin.fl.us./mansion
Sailfish Splash Water Park is the hottest new place to cool down. Families and visitors enjoy a unique and rich aquatics venue for all ages featuring two 4-story tall water slides, a lazy river, shaded picnic, wifi, area & much, much more! Info available at 772.320.3100 or www.sailfishsplash.com
Harbour Ridge is a premier waterfront community located in Palm City and boasts world-class fitness and outdoor amenities. Waterfront walking and biking trails, stand-up paddleboard and kayak launch, championship golf, and of course the state-of-the-art Lakeside Spa Fitness and Tennis center. Harbour Ridge has it all. Learn more here!