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Best trails in Melbourne

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Looking for a great trail near Melbourne, Florida? AllTrails has 8 great hiking trails, trail running trails, wildlife trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around St. Sebastian River Preserve State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Maritime Hammock Sanctuary or Malabar Scrub Sanctuary. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 8 easy trails in Melbourne ranging from 0.6 to 6.3 miles and from 0 to 36 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Melbourne
Top trails (8)
#1 - Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands
Melbourne, Florida
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 9 m
#2 - Erna Nixon Park Nature Trail
Melbourne, Florida
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Length: 0.6 mi • Est. 15 m
This 53.93-acre community park features a natural Florida hammock and nature preserve. It features an elevated boardwalk winding through three different ecosystems where native plant species and small animals can be viewed. The Nature Trail at Erna Nixon Park is .5 miles long most of which is on traveled on an elevated Board Walk. There are 5 resting areas with benches located around the trail. Watchable Wildlife: Gopher Tortoise, Indigo snake; Listed in State of Florida Great Florida Birding TrailSummer Tanager, Eastern Towhee, and mixed Warbler flocks in migrationShow more
#3 - Brevard Zoo Linear Park Trail
Melbourne, Florida
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 2 h 33 m
#4 - Wickham Park North Loop
Wickham Park
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 2 m
#5 - River Lakes Conservation Yellow Blazes Trail
River Lakes Conservation Area
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 11 m
#6 - Wickham Park South Loop
Wickham Park
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 42 m
#7 - Eau Gallie Bridge Walk
Melbourne, Florida
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 52 m
#8 - River Lakes Conservation White Blazes Trail
River Lakes Conservation Area
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 1 h 42 m