Monthly Archives: August 2015

Trailside Park

12498 Griffin Road, Southwest Ranches, FL 33330

Trailside Park provides a Greenway connecting the County’s C-11 and Flamingo Road trails to the Southwest Ranches comprehensive trail system.  Serving as a buffer for residents from the commercial activity, this small, passive, 4-acre space features a thriving native wetland and provides a vista of open space in an […]

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Sunshine Ranches Equestrian Park

5840 SW 148 Avenue, Southwest Ranches, FL 33330

Sunshine Ranches Equestrian Park is the place to school your horse, walk your dog or just meet friends and neighbors to enjoy the beauty of the afternoon sunlight in a meditative setting. Located just north of the intersection at Stirling and Volunteer Roads in Sunshine Ranches, the park […]

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Southwest Meadows Sanctuary / Calusa Corners Park

Hawke’s Bluff Avenue at Griffin and Dykes Roads, Southwest Ranches, FL 33331

This 11-acre gem is located to the south of Griffin Road, nestled in the I-75 entrance corridor. It is and will remain a passive green space that serves as a focal point for our Town’s rural nature in the midst of the booming development which […]

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Southwest Meadows Sanctuary

Griffin Road at Dykes Road, Southwest Ranches, FL 33331

Situated at the corner of Dykes and Griffin Roads, this lovely 26-acre property has been considered for many different types of outdoor public recreation and Town purposes.  Past plans included a town center and administrative complex, a replicated Native American village, a dog training facility and park.

Since acquiring […]

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Rolling Oaks Park

17630 SW 56 Street, Southwest Ranches, FL 33331

The lovely, 46-acre Rolling Oaks Passive Open Space Park was purchased by the Town in 2001. Upon the two large open sections, great, old ficus trees have been growing for decades.

The Rolling Oaks Park is passive in nature.  Currently, users are encouraged to enjoy the peaceful vista offered […]

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Frontier Trails Park

SW 193rd Lane at SW 51 Manor, Southwest Ranches, FL 33332

The 30-acre Frontier Trails parcel was actually located within an adjacent City.   Originally platted at 1 dwelling unit per acre, the potential of higher density development in the neighboring City prompted the Town’s purchase in order to insure that any future development would be kept to at least […]

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Country Estates Park

18900 Griffin Road, Southwest Ranches, FL 33332

This passive park was maintained as a wholesale nursery for over 15 years. The Town of Southwest Ranches purchased the property in 2004 for preservation of open space and for development of outdoor recreational amenities.


Currently open to the public are: parking, playground, restroom, and picnic shelter available for rental.


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