Palm Beach and the Treasure Coast Sights

Red Reef Park

  • 1400 N. Rte. A1A Map It
  • Boca Raton
  • Beach–Sight

Published 09/14/2015

Fodor's Review

The ocean with its namesake reef that you can wade up to is just one draw: a fishing zone on the Intracoastal Waterway across the street, a 9-hole golf course next door, and the Gumbo Limbo Environmental Education Center at the northern end of the park can easily make a day at the beach into so much more. But if pure old-fashioned fun-in-the-sun is your focus, to that end there are tons of picnic tables and grills, and two separate playgrounds. Pack snorkels and explore the reef at high tide when fish are most abundant. Swimmers, be warned: once lifeguards leave at 5, anglers flock to the shores and stay well past dark. Amenities: lifeguards; parking (fee); showers; toilets. Best for: snorkeling; swimming; walking.

Sight Information


1400 N. Rte. A1A, Boca Raton, Florida, 33432, United States

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561-393–7974; 561-393–7989-for beach conditions

Sight Details:

  • $16 parking (weekdays), $18 parking (weekends)
  • Daily 8 am–10 pm

Published 09/14/2015


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