Gordy Road Preserve

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3650 Gordy Road
Fort Pierce, Florida 34945
Contact Number 772-462-2526

Park Information

A half-mile interpretive trail meanders through a 44-acre scrub forest of oak and pine, located south of State Road 70, off Gordy Road. Compost restrooms, picnic pavilion, fishing pier and an 18-hole disc golf course are located here. The nine-acre lake is designated "catch and release."

Amenities

Birding
Canoe Access
Fishing
Hiking Trails
Picnic Tables
Restroom
Disc Golf
Grill
Pavilions
Piers / Docks

Additional Information

Trails: A 1/2 mile interpretive trail meanders through a scrubby flatwoods community identifying the most common species.

Habitat: Mostly scrubby flatwoods containing sand live oak, myrtle oak and chapmans oak with scattered Slash pine.
Commonly seen wildlife: Anhinga, turkey vulture, black vulture, alligator, bobcat and deer.

Historical Interest

A 9-acre lake was created during the mining operation for the adjacent highway system.