Foray into the Animal Kingdom in Jacksonville


As a large bustling city on Florida’s Atlantic Coast, Jacksonville has much to offer visitors. Nature lovers will find joy in the area’s parks and destinations like Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary, while history buffs can tour museums and sites like the Kingsley Plantation. For foodies, Jacksonville’s vibrant culture is home to a diverse range of eats and the southern hospitality allow you to sample treats at local hot spots like Sweet Pete’s or the Riverside Arts Market. All of these incredible attractions and more await you when you visit Jacksonville and stay at Pecan Park RV Resort.


Catty Shack Ranch

The Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary gives a forever home to endangered big cats. The beautiful and exotic animals that call this place home include lions, tigers, leopards, cougars, bobcats, and arctic foxes. Though breathtaking at any hour, perhaps the most awe-inspiring experience occurs at feeding time, when the creatures’ natural animal instincts are on display.


Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens

One of the best zoos in the eastern part of the country, the Jacksonville Zoo houses an incredible diversity of animals. Check out the great apes as they roam through a re-creation of the African rainforest, or see the local Florida wildlife in a safe environment where you can witness stealthy alligators, browsing black bears, and a variety of marine and terrestrial wildlife.

Animal life isn’t the only thing thriving at the Jacksonville Zoo. The expansive complex also has lovely gardens and a peaceful waterfront area that is perfect for picnicking. With plenty of food options and an array of gift shops, it’s easy to spend an entire day roaming through all that the zoo has to offer!


Pecan Park RV Resort

With so many exciting activities, you’ll need a great place to hit the hay after your explorations. Pecan Park RV Resort is packed with amenities to make your stay the best one possible. Head out for a day of catch-and-release fishing on the sparkling lake, or cool off in the crystal-clear swimming pool. For a bit of indoor fun and some time spent socializing, visit the spacious recreation hall for a game of ping pong or billiards.

With a convenient location near the Jacksonville International Airport, you’ll enjoy easy access and a short drive for all your travel needs. Many guests opt for a long-term stay at Pecan Park, allowing them to enjoy life in a vibrant city, while remaining close to the airport so that they can head out on new adventures and travels!

With a wide range of amenities, plenty of planned social activities, and a prime location in one of Florida’s finest cities, it’s a sure bet that you’ll have a great stay at Pecan Park RV Resort!


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*No Cancellation Fee policy is only valid on reservations at a Sun RV resort placed through March 31, 2021 for stays completed by May 27, 2021. Guests wishing to cancel without fees must call the resort at least 48 hours prior to the resorts’ check-in time to confirm their cancellation. Guests who fail to show for their scheduled stay without confirming their cancellation with the resort, will be charged in accordance with the resort’s cancellation policy. Policy is not valid on reservations with stays of over 28 days, with the exception of participating Florida properties, which vary by resort. Policy expires March 31, 2021.