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Address: Milton, FL
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Activities: Camping
Description: One of the top Florida camping areas.

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Campground and Tubing Paradise

The campground is small, clean and well maintained. The rangers and employees are present and helpful. We stayed in site 2. They are gravel pads but just bring a tarp and an air... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
Amanda S
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Tallahassee, Florida, USA
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Tallahassee, Florida, USA
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47 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

The campground is small, clean and well maintained. The rangers and employees are present and helpful. We stayed in site 2. They are gravel pads but just bring a tarp and an air mattress. There was everything from tents to huge class A RVs. The bathrooms were clean without lines. The employees drive around and collect the trash in the... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
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17 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

As a local I utilize the Black Water River and its many attractions. I have a canoe and launch at many of the free parks and boat launches along the river and around Milton. It is a small creek many miles upstream that has many pay to canoe and other activities available. The water is clear to an orange tannin... More 

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Kilgore
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

If you want to take a break from the blazing sun and salt water on the beaches, this is the place for you! We rented kayaks from Blackwater Canoe Rental (whom I highly recommend) and floated for five hours. It was very relaxing paddling down the crystal clear river with sandy bottoms and white beaches for chilling out or having... More 

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Milton, FL
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33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This is a great place with walking trails, camping, fishing, horse riding, swimming and more. It is kept very nice in the camp site areas.

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Metropolis, Illinois
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Water was clear and clean. Scenery Beautiful. Love nature. Great time with family on the river. We go every year!!

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Foley, Alabama
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17 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Yesterday's tubing trip was wonderful, beautiful weather, water level was a little low. I could touch bottom 80% of the time. Sad that there's trash to spoil the beauty and I'm glad people bring their kids for the enjoyment although I do think they should be more considerate noise wise of others trying to enjoy the river also. Don't take... More 

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Jonesboro, Arkansas
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115 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This Blackwater River was beautiful. I heard that the fishing was quite nice. Milton is a quaint town a few miles inland. I was looking to buy a home.

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Jefferson City, Missouri
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91 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

The river walk park is just gorgeous. A peaceful respite from the busy world. This river has a very interesting history and you can read about it on plaques in the park. Can't wait to explore this River more.

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Milton, Florida
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The Blackwater River is a beautiful area, unspoiled by civilization, yet easy to access and visit. There is public swimming at Russell Harber Park, and several public boat launch locations in Milton. There is also a beautiful Veterans Memorial Park and Riverwalk Park with a bandstand and a picnic pavilion. Parking is convenient.

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Florida
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75 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Beautiful river. Used Blackwater Canoe Rental and did the short trip (4 miles). Took 4 hours (made lots of stops). Great service. Went with my husband and two kids (10 and 6). We fit comfortably in one canoe. Bring seat cushions and a hat, the sun really beats down. We brought snacks and enjoyed it on one of the numerous... More 

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Address: Milton, FL
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Milton

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