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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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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.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2015
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Milton, FL
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Milton, FL
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33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 NEW

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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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

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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13 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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82 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 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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14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 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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Milton, Florida
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Besides the park, there is a river walk which features a veterans memorial. Also, the Blackwater Cafe is a block away and offers a great variety of menu items.

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44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is a very nice park, with lots of little nature trails. We enjoyed spending the day hiking and geocaching, taking in the view!

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Crestview, Florida
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27 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Milton is one of those small, historic communities that boasts a beautiful view of the Blackwater River. The Riverwalk, park, and Veteran's park is a very nice place to relax, reflect, and take in the fresh air. There's also a very interesting small Railroad Museum in the area, which is free of charge and very informative. They even have a... More 

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

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