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Bulow Creek State Park

3351 Old Dixie Highway, Ormond Beach, FL
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Ranked #15 of 53 Attractions in Ormond Beach
Type: State Parks
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Williamstown, KY
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

This natural beauty and the history of the tree, the families that owned the property and the park in which it stands is a must see!

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Minnesota
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52 reviews 52 reviews
17 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Lovely huge trees, easy walking and hiking trails, picnic tables. Everything we could want. Very scenic.

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Cambridge Springs
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70 reviews 70 reviews
22 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We rode bikes through this park doing "The Loop" as it's called in the Daytona & Ormond Beach area.... Lots of marshes, wading birds, and shaded quite a bit by all the trees/spanish moss.... We also hiked/walked the Wahlin loop Trail, which was easy and pretty nice.... Only did the lower section of the 6.8 mile Woods Trail, and that... More

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elizabethtown, pa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Nice place to visit. The Sugar Ruins Plantation is very interesting. We really enjoyed touring these ruins.

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Florida
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39 reviews 39 reviews
5 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Very easy to fall back in time when you visit this place. Nice and cool and shadey on a hot day. Never see anyone else when we are there either.

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Titusville
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1,131 reviews 1,131 reviews
775 attraction reviews
886 helpful votes 886 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

We hiked the road trail and then visited the ruins of the old sugar plantation. There is a creek for kayaking and there are many large oak trees along the circular pathway. There are mosquitoes so bring bug spray as well as water. The hiking trail is designed to allow shorter or longer hikes. The sugar ruins offer lots of... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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47 reviews 47 reviews
19 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We enjoyed seeing the huge oaks here and hiking a bit in the morning before it got too hot. The trails are nice and well kept. The map and signage in the park is poor and hard to understand. We weren't sure if some of the paths were gravel roads or hiking trails. Also, make note that the plantation portion... More

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10 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

The Fairchild Oak is a well known historical part of Ormond. There are 2 entrances to Bulow Creek Park. The entrance off of Old Dixie Highway has the Fairchild Oak and Fairchild trail. It's not a big park - just a small parking lot with the Fairchild tree, some other large trees, restrooms, and hiking trails. It should be listed... More

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Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
27 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

We went hiking to the old ruins of the Bulow Plantation Ruins and sugar mill. Nice walk through the real Florida. Then went canoeing.

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Gainesville, Georgia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
16 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

This was the perfect Florida hike -- quiet with lots of long trails, scrub palms, oaks dripping with moss and lots of tall pines. We enjoyed the quiet, natural, old-Florida feel to our hike.

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