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Sea Turtle Walk

  • Dates June 1, 2017 - July 28, 2017 (Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday)
  • Time Starting: 9:00 PM
  • Admission $15
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  • Location Barrier Island Sanctuary
  • Address 8385 South Hwy A1A Melbourne Beach, FL 32951
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During June and July, the Sea Turtle Conservancy (STC) has a limited number of spaces for the public to join them on a guided turtle walk for the chance of seeing a nesting loggerhead sea turtle in the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge.

Walks are conducted on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday nights between June 1 and July 31, 2017.

Space is limited to 20 people per night. Cost is $15 per person, paid in advance to reserve your space. 

You are responsible for your own transportation to the Barrier Island Center. Additional details will be provided once you have made a reservation.

Turtle Walk Information (Things You Need to Know)

Please read the following information before making your turtle walk reservation.

By checking the box below, you confirm that you have read and understand that:

  • The Minimum Age is 7 years old;
  • Walks start at 9 p.m. and can go as late as 1 a.m., though they usually finish around midnight;
  • You may need to walk up to 1/2 mile (about 20 – 30 minutes), each way, in soft sand;
  • It will be dark, there will be mosquitoes and sand fleas; and
  • No refunds.