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We visit West Lake Park to kayak as a family. You can rent 1 or 2 person kayaks, as well as canoes... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented a two person kayak at West Lake Park (Very affordable.) We kayaked through a lake and... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
Alina G
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1200 Sheridan St, Hollywood, FL 33019-4700
+1 954-657-5161
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visit West Lake Park to kayak as a family. You can rent 1 or 2 person kayaks, as well as canoes. It's very affordable and they provide you with a map so you have options on which trail you'd like to venture through depending...More

Thank GeraldStaceyD
Reviewed August 29, 2018

We rented a two person kayak at West Lake Park (Very affordable.) We kayaked through a lake and through some mangroves and it was amazing. If you are seeking adventure, exercise and great views, then highly recommend it.

Thank Alina G
Reviewed July 25, 2018

West Lake Park located on Sheridan St. has parking, facilities, a lake with fish. They have walking trails, small animals, lots of birds and even more insects.

Thank 387indy
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Beautiful kayaking in the mangrove trails. Careful not to get lost as you go because it's pretty easy to get turned around.

Thank Mary D
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

I’d previously canoed with both my wife and my young son when the canoes were rented at the Anne Kolb Nature Center. I brought my 4 & 7 year old nephews for their first canoe experience. I paddled us through the mangroves and into the...More

Thank RRoberts6
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Get a tandem kayak, but make sure you do it first thing in the morning, or you are going to melt in the heat. Paddle through the glades and see come interesting little creatures up close and personal

Thank Aryv59
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Wow! Jim and his volunteers led us on West Lake for the most spectacular Full Moon Paddle. They were organized and knowledgeable and so sweet. They took pictures of all of us and after the moon rose, they had us line up in a street...More

Thank robinhiker
Reviewed March 13, 2018

Always take my kids here. It's safe, clean and friendly. Nice place to take walks and or ride your bikes. Plenty of room also to play soccer and football.

Thank Lori L
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Great Park for Birthday Parties. Great water activities like canoeing, etc. Nice play are for children with water fun to cool off.

Thank Cathy J
Reviewed January 16, 2018

I go here allot to walk. Quiet little park lots of parking. Not crowded. Walking trails. Canoe rentals.

Thank lindakoeppel
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Robert S
February 13, 2018|
Response from Brandon W | Reviewed this property |
I dont know for sure but I suspect It is to protect the wildlife. there isn't a beach there either.