951 Kiwanis Island Park Rd
Merritt Island, FL 32953
The Merritt Island/Beaches Parks Operations office is located at this 18.38-acre community river park. Situated in a wildlife sanctuary, the park caters to both active and passive recreational enthusiasts. The boat ramp and a natural launch area provide access for boaters, rowers and paddlers into Sykes Creek leading to the Barge Canal or Banana River. Fishing is popular from the shoreline and fishing dock. An exercise trail, softball fields, basketball, tennis and racquetball courts invite fitness and active play.
Park Open after 7:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m.
Center Open Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Saturday 12:00-6:00 p.m., and for scheduled use.
Office Open Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Boat Ramp Open 24 hours.
FROM US Hwy 1, go east 3.2 miles on SR-520. Turn into the park complex at the light just east of Sykes Creek Parkway.
This event was submitted by Brevard County Parks and Recreation.