Headquarters: 212 S. Washington Ave., Titusville, FL 32796 -- (321) 267-1110
Information Center: 7611 South Atlantic Avenue, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169 -- (386) 428-3384
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THURSDAY, 5TH & 19TH – 10:00 AM
"BIOLAB NATURE WALK"
Explore the seashore through the view finder. Discover the diversity and beauty of the various plants and animals within the seashore. Bring your camera, water, sunscreen and repellent.
Meet at vista 3. (1 hour)
SATURDAY, March 7TH – 9:00 AM
"SCRUB JAY VIEWING"
Join a ranger and get a chance to observe this intelligent, rare species.
Meet and the Playalinda Beach Ranger Station. (30 minutes)
THURSDAY, March 12TH & 26TH – 10:00 AM
"SHORELINE SEASHELL HUNT"
Search for that seashell or sea bean along this pristine undeveloped shoreline. Explore the beach wrack line for treasure. Bring water and sunscreen.
Meet at parking area #3, Playalinda Beach. (1 hour)
TUESDAY, March 17TH – 10:00 AM
"BARTRAM NATURE WALK"
Walk the historic Bartram Trail hiked by one of the nation's earliest botanists. Discover the diversity and beauty of the various plants and animals within the seashore.Bring your camera, water, and sunscreen. Meet at the Eddy Creek parking area, Playalinda Beach. (1 hour)
SATURDAY, March 21ST – 6:00 PM to 11:00 PM
"NIGHT SKY EXPLORATION"
Explore the celestial sky with area astronomers. Telescopes will be available for viewing stars, planets and more. Bring bug repellent, water/snacks, and maybe a lawn chair for your comfort. Dress for the weather. Call 321-403-9334 to reserve.
Required reservations begin 1 week in advance of the event: SPACE IS LIMITED.
(Meet at Eddy Creek, Playalinda Beach)
SATURDAY, March 28TH - 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Your participation is vital to maintaining a pristine beach habitat. Join us to help keep Playalinda Beach beautiful. Bring water, sunscreen, bug repellant, work gloves and a hat. We provide trash bags.
Meet at parking area 1, Playalinda Beach. Sign in and proceed to the parking area of your choice. (1-2 hours)
PARK HOURS: Winter (Eastern Standard Time): 6:00am - 6:00pm
Summer (Daylight Savings Time): 6:00am - 8:00pm
PURCHASING PARK PASSESPark passes may be purchased at our entrance stations. Apollo Beach entrance station is located in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Playalinda Beach entrance station is located near Titusville, Florida (Latitude: 28.645167, Longitude: -80.68325). Please call the Apollo Beach visitor center for directions (386) 428-3384 ext. 0. Passes are not available at Park Headquarters.
Canaveral National Seashore Changes Entrance Fee to Address Infrastructure Needs & Improve Visitor Experience
PLEASE NOTE: all programs are subject to cancellation and/or rescheduling due to staff limitations, weather conditions, or other factors. Some programs require reservations, a minimum age, or a cost recovery fee. Call 321-403-9334 or 386-428-3384 ext. 0 for program information during operating hours (9:00 AM to 5:00 PM). Visit our website at www.nps.gov/cana. Entrance fees apply to all interpretive program participants. All programs meet the requirements for the Canaveral National Seashore Junior Ranger program.
About the National Park Service: More than 20,000 National Park Service employees care for America's 395 national parks and work with communities across the nation to help preserve local history and create close-to-home recreational opportunities. Learn more at www.nps.gov.