This time of year is perfect for taking the vacation fun outdoors! From hiking & spotting wildlife, to playing games and catching foul balls, we’ve listed our top things to do in the great outdoors of Port St. Lucie.


Enjoy breakfast or brunch at Berry Fresh Cafe outside on the patio. Their expansive menu includes dishes from Captain Crunch French Toast to fresh Acia Bowls.

Stop by West End Grill for lunch or dinner and relax outside in the courtyard. West End is family owned and features Daily Chef Specials from  exotic fish, veal, great steaks & some of the best risotto in St. Lucie!

McCarty Ranch

Port St. Lucie’s McCarty Ranch Preserve is great for the active couple or family. Go hiking, biking, kayaking, fishing or horseback riding along these beautiful Florida pinelands. Visitors can now camp under the stars in this primitive and rustic setting.

Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens

The Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens is perfect for an afternoon stroll. Wander through 14 garden rooms in this serene sanctuary; have a picnic, or just read a book in one of the outdoor seating areas.