Parks and Recreation
Wagon tour
Date August 6, 2017 | 7:00 PM

Sunset Wagon Tour at Cockroach Bay Nature Preserve

Enjoy watching birds, bats, and other wildlife as the sun sets on Cockroach Bay.

If clouds cooperate, moonrise and sunset will both be on display during this wagon ride. The route winds through a major restoration project, including fresh and saltwater wetlands, pine flatwoods, as well as excellent views from atop “Mt. Cockroach.” According to ebird.com, Cockroach Bay is the #1 birding hotspot in Hillsborough County.

Things to know

  • $5 per person - collected on-site the day of the event
    • Cash only
  • Maximum of 20 participants

Things to bring

  • Water
  • Binoculars
  • Bug spray

Event Details


Cockroach Bay Preserve

3839 Gulf City Rd.

Ruskin FL, 33570


August 6, 2017 | 7:00 PM


Andy Fairbanks

P (813) 853-1163