Canaveral National Seashore

  • Canaveral National Seashore



Canaveral Information

Canaveral National Seashore is on a barrier island which includes ocean, beach, dune, hammock, lagoon, salt marsh, and pine flatland habitats.

The barrier island and adjacent waterways offer a blend of plant and animal life. Records show that 1,045 species of plants and 310 species of birds can be found in the park. Endangered species include, but are not limited to, loggerhead, green and leatherback sea turtles, West Indian Manatee, Southern bald eagle, wood stork, peregrine falcon, eastern indigo snake, and Florida scrub jay.

Visitors may enjoy walking the nature and historical trails during the cool winter months. Year-round recreation includes fishing, boating, canoeing, surfing, sunbathing, swimming, hiking, camping, nature, and historical trails.

Making an Impact

Visiting Canaveral

Map of the Park

Canaveral National Seashore
308 Julia Street
Titusville , FL

Parks Near Canaveral National Seashore

River view at Fort Matanzas National Monument
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Castillo de San Marcos National Monument
The Castillo de San Marcos was a post of the Spanish Empire guarding St. Augustine, the first permanent European settlement in the continental United States.
Dirt trail at Fort Caroline National Memorial
Timucuans Fort Caroline National Memorial honors the short-lived French presence in 16th century Florida. Enjoy hiking paths and historical re-enactments.
Students at the Kingsley Plantation
Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve, offers years of history and the natural beauty of salt marshes and coastal dunes.
From the Blog

From the Blog

Three paddleboarders paddling near a small waterfall
NPF Blog
June 17, 2016
Man surfing in Cape Cod
June 30, 2014
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