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Palm Beach County's Natural Areas Will Remain Closed Until Further Notice

Based on Palm Beach County (PBC) Emergency Order No. 2020-003, effective immediately, all PBC Natural Areas are closed to the public until further notice.  This order will remain in effect until the expiration of Palm Beach County's Declaration of Emergency or until terminated or amended by further order.

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Acreage Pines

Park at the west end of Acreage Pines Community Park, 6405 140th Ave. N., Loxahatchee

 Picture of an observation platform overlooing wetland at Acreage Pines Natural Area‚Äč

Walk along the boardwalk to see wading birds, cypress trees, and the endangered giant wild pine airplant.  

Open Sunrise to Sunset, 365 Days a Year 

At a Glance     

Passive and Active Recreation Coincide

Acreage Pines Natural Area preserves 124 acres of wetlands and pine lands adjacent to Acreage Community Park. A boardwalk allows visitors an opportunity to watch dragonflies, herons, and egrets hunt for food in the wetlands. A hiking trail winds through slash pines and saw palmettos. Keep an eye out for the acrobatic displays of common nighthawks!




  • Hiking trails (sandy)
  • Nature trails (paved)