Cypress Wetlands, Rookery and Amphitheater

There are several species of birds that call this place home, including herons, hawks, eagles, owls, falcons, geese, ducks, and other migratory waterfowl. It is absolutely a birdwatchers paradise. In addition to birds, regular visitors among the cypress trees are alligators, turtles, and snakes.

Features and Facilities – Walking trails, open air Pavilion / Amphitheater

  • Public Restrooms – There is a public restroom located at the Port Royal Police Station right next door. The entrance is outside by the driveway which leads around back and it is also Handicap Accessible.
  • Hours of Operation – Daylight hours
  • How to Get There – The Amphitheater is located on Paris Ave right off of Ribaut Ave with Parking on Paris Ave. There is also a Handicap Parking pad behind the Police Station. The Richmond Overlook is located on Richmond Ave. just past the Waddell YMCA. Parking on the shoulder is permitted there.

Main Entrance & Amphitheater - Paris Ave

Entrance to Cypress Wetlands

Bird Rookery

Cypress Wetlands