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Address: State Road 60, Lake Wales, FL
Phone Number: (941) 648-3203
Activities: Camping

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River ranch trail head

Well marked trail that is also the Florida trail. Good for walking or horses. Plenty of campgrounds around. Good scenery. Enjoyable place for a long walk, day trip, or... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 28, 2015
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Miamisburg, Ohio
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Miamisburg, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Well marked trail that is also the Florida trail. Good for walking or horses. Plenty of campgrounds around. Good scenery. Enjoyable place for a long walk, day trip, or overnighter.

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Delray Beach
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Many animales running wild. A pretty area with great photo opps. The singing cowboy kept us interested with his many stories and songs.

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Islamorada, FL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

On an early August morning, seven hikers set out from River Ranch near Lake Wales for a four-and-a-half mile hike in the woods at KICCO Wildlife Management Area. Morning dew lit up the numerous spider webs and made our shoes damp, and the hot sun hadn’t reached its “boiling point,” but we were armed with sunscreen and water bottles nonetheless.... More 

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Auburndale, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

Kicco is a great trail to go down. Seeing all the wildlife and animals is a blessing

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Wickenburg, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 557 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2011

The level and easy trail, actually an unpaved but graded road leads you through typical Florida flora - past live oak, conifers and palmetos, among others. The trail then takes hikers to open grassland with grazing cattle, across canals and finaly to the Kissimmee riv. You'll see myriad birds, and if you're lucky, also gators - we did, coming across... More 

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Additional Information about KICCO Wildlife Management Area

Address: State Road 60, Lake Wales, FL
Phone Number: (941) 648-3203
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake Wales

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