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KICCO Wildlife Management Area

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State Road 60, 7,000 acres along the channelized Kissimmee River in Polk County, Lake Wales, FL
+1 941-648-3203
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good33%
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Oct 27, 2015
“great place to walk”
Jan 28, 2015
“River ranch trail head”
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State Road 60, 7,000 acres along the channelized Kissimmee River in Polk County, Lake Wales, FL
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+1 941-648-3203
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Reviewed October 27, 2015

Walked for half a day and saw a lot of bird life and heard lots of rustling in the undergrowth! Saw deer and hog tracks but never actually saw them at KICCO,

Thank OrkneyFangfarrier
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Reviewed January 28, 2015

Well marked trail that is also the Florida trail. Good for walking or horses. Plenty of campgrounds around. Good scenery. Enjoyable place for a long walk, day trip, or overnighter.

Thank Sharon F
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Reviewed July 22, 2014

Many animales running wild. A pretty area with great photo opps. The singing cowboy kept us interested with his many stories and songs.

1  Thank Stan S
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Reviewed August 27, 2013

On an early August morning, seven hikers set out from River Ranch near Lake Wales for a four-and-a-half mile hike in the woods at KICCO Wildlife Management Area. Morning dew lit up the numerous spider webs and made our shoes damp, and the hot sun...More

5  Thank JillZB
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Reviewed May 3, 2012

Kicco is a great trail to go down. Seeing all the wildlife and animals is a blessing

Thank 728JessicaB
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Reviewed November 16, 2011

The level and easy trail, actually an unpaved but graded road leads you through typical Florida flora - past live oak, conifers and palmetos, among others. The trail then takes hikers to open grassland with grazing cattle, across canals and finaly to the Kissimmee riv....More

7  Thank Esty666
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