Riverview Pointe Preserve


Riverview Pointe Preserve is an 11-acre site located in northwest Bradenton, Florida. The site is adjacent to the DeSoto National Memorial but is managed by Manatee County's Natural Resources Department.

Although small in acreage, the preserve is home to a variety of wildlife and uplands and coastal habitats including the rare scrub habitat, oak hammock, and mangrove forest.


8250 Desoto Memorial Hwy
Bradenton, FL 34209


Riverview Pointe Preserve is open daily, sunrise to sunset.

Things to Do

  • Hiking and Nature Trails
  • Dog Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Fishing

Accessibility: Most of the trails are packed shell through the preserve.