Nature Trails - NAS Pensacola
MWR Community Recreation and Fitness have a variety of nature trails onboard NAS Pensacola, Corry Station and Blue Angel Park. They are a great way to get outdoors and enjoy a scenic walk or run. Take the time to explore them all!
NAS PENSACOLA TRAILS
Sunec'ke trail is an easy .7 mile trail that leads to a pavilion outlook providing a panoramic view of Bayou Grande, allowing visitors to see a variety of species inhabiting the coastal wetland ecosystem.
Distance: .7 miles Habitat: Coastal Wetlands, Pine/Oak Groves Terrain: Natural Path Difficulty: Easy Parking: Murray Rd. & Cunningham St.
Bayou Grande Nature Trail
Bayou Grande Nature Trail is an easy 1.3 mile loop through beautiful coastal wetlands with pine and oak groves. There are beautiful views of Bayou Grande all along the trail where it is common to spot various marine life. The trail is also dotted with interpretive signage so visitors can learn more about the natural features of the area. Pets permitted.
Distance: 1.3 miles Habitat: Coastal Wetlands, Pine/Oak Groves Terrain: Natural Path Difficulty: Easy Parking: Ski Beach
Joseph Kane Lighthouse Trail
The Joseph Kane Lighthouse Trail is a quick jaunt off of the Radford Fitness Trail with great views of the Pensacola Lighthouse and Pensacola Bay.
Distance: .89 miles Habitat: Pine/Oak Groves Terrain: Natural Path Difficulty: Easy Parking: Navy Lodge/Lighthouse Point
NASP Historic Seawall Trail
This handicap accessible trail is a leisurely one-mile stroll along Naval Air Station Pensacola's Seawall along beautiful Pensacola Bay. Across the bay on the eastern side of Pensacola Pass, historic Fort Pickens can be seen. Fishing is permitted in certain locations along the trail.
Distance: 1 mile each way Habitat: Coastal Terrain: Paved Path Difficulty: Easy Parking: Mustin Beach Club/Pool
Radford Chip Trail Loop
The Radford Chip Trail is an easy half-mile loop adjacent to the Radford Fitness Trail.
Distance: .5 miles Habitat: Natural Terrain: Natural Path Difficulty: Easy Parking: Mustin Beach Club
Radford Fitness Trail
Great for walking, running or cycling, the Radford Fitness Trail has some of the most picturesque views along Pensacola Bay.
Distance: 3.96 miles each way Habitat: Coastal Terrain: Paved Difficulty: Easy Parking: Mustin Beach Club
Aviation Fitness Trail
The aviation Fitness Trail is an easy half-mile loop close to the base housing area and the NAS Pensacola running track.
Distance: .5 mile loop Habitat: Neighborhood Terrain: Chip Difficulty: Easy Parking: Fisher Ave. & Saufley St.
Trout Point Nature Trail
The Trout Point Trail, part of the Great Florida Birding Trail, is a handicap accessible boardwalk trail overlooking the wetland marsh, white sands and coastal scrub of Big Lagoon. Open on a reservation basis depending on accommodation by base Natural Resources and Installation Security. Contact 850-452-3131 ext. 3003 for details.
Distance: .5 miles each way Habitat: Coastal Wetlands Terrain: Boardwalk Difficulty: Easy Parking: Fuel Farm Rd.