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“A jewel” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Oleta River State Park

Oleta River State Park
3400 NE 163rd St, Miami, FL 33160
305-919-1846
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Ranked #29 of 278 things to do in Miami
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: These trails, built on flat land, are full of technical challenges.
Lehigh Valley, PA
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“A jewel”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

Beautiful setting, great kayaking experience and friendly staff. Hard to believe this park is just minutes from the city.

Visited December 2012
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“Great place to Kayak and bike!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

I usually come here to do mountain bike. It has an amazing road for bikes! Like being in a real mountain!! (crazy to say this in Miami!) They made a great improvement to this park recently. And then you can cool off kayaking to the sea. Incredible natural park in the middle of the city!

Visited June 2012
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“Kayaking at Oleta River State Park”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Oleta River State Park is said to be Florida’s largest urban park The park is best known for miles of off-road bicycling trails. At the north end of the park there are shaded mangrove trails. Kayakers can paddle the river to explore the mangroves and also paddle out into the bay. Picnic tables and grills are available. For overnight visits, the park has rustic, air-conditioned cabins.

Visited September 2012
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Miami Beach, Florida
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“Great park full of activities”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

My family loves Oleta River State Park! There is so much to do there. Its great for bike riders as it has several bike paths with different levels of difficulty, from paved paths to daunting dirt traks with jumps. There are bbq areas, canoe rentals, a fishing pier and nice calm beach. Don't forget to bring your helmet as you will not be allowed to ride if you are not wearing one.

Visited October 2012
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“Excellent for tours during the week.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

Me and my family love this park! Quiet, nice for a nap, read a book or simply contemplate nature.

But beware! On weekends, especially in summer, is terrible. Many people, much noise, too much dirt.

Visited September 2012
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