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“Great spot for nature lovers and mountain bikers” 4 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 #28 of 283 things to do in Miami
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Owner description: These trails, built on flat land, are full of technical challenges.
Pembroke Pines
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“Great spot for nature lovers and mountain bikers”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

My husband and I love to bike the trails at this beautiful park, there are trails for every level from novice to expert with quick turns through trees and small jumps. The views along some of the trails of the river and the ocean are spectacular! There is even a place to rent bikes, kayaks and canoes for the day, they also sell essentials that you might have forgotten such as sunscreen and cold drinks. I especially love this park in the winter months because the weather is so much more bearable in South Fla during this time. They also organize a full moon kayaking tour which I've heard is a blast. There is also a small man-made beach for those that want to lie in the sand and read a book instead. There is a small fee per vechicle at the entrance. Also try to remember to bring your own drinks and snacks as it can add up purchasing them at the park.

Visited April 2013
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“Best beach for kids”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Went there in march with family and my kid. It is a small bay like cuba beach's.... No wave at all, kid can play in the sand without worry! This was the best place iv'e found in miami for lauderdale area... A must go! Beautiful fishs around!

Visited April 2013
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“Small Beach”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

This water is not on the ocean, very small beach area...not that great. Perhaps good if you do not like crowds. I felt the air had a not so pleasant smell...I think it is near a treatment center.???

Visited June 2012
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Hollywood, Florida
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“FUN FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013 via mobile

I absolutely love this park, I visit once a week by boat and then head out to the Sand bar. There are lots of things to do like renting kayaks and riding the mountain bike trails. You am also just relax on the beach they have and bbq grill. A true gem

Visited April 2013
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“Awesome place to kayak!!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013 via mobile

Go here all the time, love the kayaking!! We have even seen dolphins a few times. Highly recommend it!!

Visited April 2013
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