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Address: Tallahassee, FL
Phone Number: 850-643-2282
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Gorgeous forest full of trails.

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Leon Sinks

This easily-accessible part of the forest is beautiful and historic and thought-provoking and educational.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 4, 2016
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Macon, Georgia
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Macon, Georgia
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25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

This easily-accessible part of the forest is beautiful and historic and thought-provoking and educational.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

The Apalachicola National Forest is a beautiful tree-filled area of the Gulf Coast that people pass through and by en route to many other activities, including the beaches and fishing. It is pristine and magnificent, allowing the traveler to take a deep breath in preparation for a wonderful adventure or as a precursor to a return to the day to... More 

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1 Thank Chefsfan
Palm Coast, Florida
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53 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Riding along on our bikes along the tall pines bordering the road on both sides added to the pleasant peaceful atmosphere even in the rain.

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Thank scooterbug42
Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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28 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Glad we were driving a Subaru. Took a dirt road that got a bit sketchy at time but were rewarded with great scenery and a baby deer sighting

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Tallahassee, Florida
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18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

My absolute favorite place to go in Tallahassee. I'm here probably every weekend exploring trails, off-roading, hiking, camping, and everything else! It's an adventure free-for-all in the forest and its HUGE. An explorer's paradise.

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2 Thank Jacob B
Tallahassee, Florida
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122 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

If you haven't been here, please go. The tall trees, trails, and quiet (compared to Tallahassee) is just amazing. You're still close enough to go to a restaurant after a hike, but far away so that it feels like an oasis.

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2 Thank thedrstwo
Scottsdale, Arizona
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653 reviews
364 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 334 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

good place to get out and see nature. many little trails to explore and even just take a scenic drive. beware in hunting season, as the hunters are trigger happy.

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1 Thank Curtez151
Tallahassee, Florida
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111 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

A great place for hiking, birding and wildlife viewing, Readily accessible for great outdoor recreation but close to the comforts, great food and entertainment in Tallahassee.

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1 Thank thestogs
Grand Blanc, Michigan
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16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

I tent camped at the Camel Lake Campground. There are only ten sites on this beautiful Florida lake. Showers and flush toilets are a nice ammenity. The sites are widely separated to offer privacy. There is no camp store so one needs to be self contained. There is an easy one mile nature trail around the lake, but also one... More 

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5 Thank Dale W
Grand Rapids, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We are usually not that picky and will pick up some trash if we find it to make it doable but this was disgusting. We visited the National Forest looking for a good place to camp in the woods for a while. We had great success with Ocala NF near Orlando. We arrived in the afternoon with plenty of time... More 

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