Cockroach Creek Greenway Nature Preserve
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Location and Hours
Sunrise to Sunset
Cockroach Creek Greenway is a 550 acre preserve. Vegetation communities occurring on this preserve include freshwater marshes, pine flatwoods, streams, and oak hammocks. Several plant species endemic to pine flatwoods can be found here. The Preserve is located south of Valroy Road and north of the Manatee County Line in southern Hillsborough County.
Things to know
- Marked trails will be inundated for extended periods of time during the wet season
- Mosquito repellent and appropriate hiking gear should be utilized
- Bird Watching
- Hiking Trail
- Pets Allowed