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“Bike, Hike, Beach, or Eat” 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 #24 of 294 things to do in Miami
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: These trails, built on flat land, are full of technical challenges.
Miami, Florida
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108 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
“Bike, Hike, Beach, or Eat”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Oleta is a long time State park favorite of mine that my family and I have been going to for years. I go for the great mt. bike courses. They recently added another large section of more courses. The area now covers a major part of the park with many different courses and gives you the feeling of being out in the woods which I like.

Visited June 2013
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Plantation, Florida
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“Fun Canoeing”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

Nice to find a park with outdoor activities such as biking and canoeing. Highly Recommended to escape!

Visited December 2013
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Miami Shores, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Feel like you are in the Keys!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

We recent took guests to Kayak here, and had a great time! Beautiful passageways through mangroves, an island to paddle out to, lots to see, and a good workout!

Two pieces of advice -- take a good look at the map before starting, and try to keep it in some type of dry bag, as it basically dissolves as you get wet while paddling. Also, ask about the wind and sea conditions out in the bay before starting. The ocean kayaks seemed up to the job for the waves we saw, but it can be a real challenge paddling against the waves, and you can expect to get VERY wet with water coming into the boat. There is a protected cove you can explore, as well as the mangrove trail, if it is too windy to get out to the island.

Visited November 2013
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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45 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Great place to paddleboard”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

very pretty paddle board tour. You can paddle out in the intracoastal waterway to a sandbar or paddle through some mangroves. Nice part is when you are done, there are various restaurants in a strip centers just across the street from the state park.

Visited May 2013
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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“fun”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

great location, wonderful restaurant there features on triple d show. water sports, hiking, kayaking, in sunny lsles area on 826

Visited November 2012
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