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Circle B Bar Reserve

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4399 Winter Lake Rd, You link to the web site is broken, Lakeland, FL 33803-7340
+1 863-668-4673
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Feeling the Real Florida

Circle B Is the place to go for a real walk (or bike ride) through the feeling of old Florida... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
vdippold2
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Lakeland, Florida
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Great place for a hike!

I'm a regular at Circle B. It's a wonderful place to enjoy the real Florida. Plenty of birds and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Marcia217
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Lakeland, Florida
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“the reserve” (59 reviews)
“alligator alley” (41 reviews)
“nature center” (41 reviews)
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4399 Winter Lake Rd, You link to the web site is broken, Lakeland, FL 33803-7340
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+1 863-668-4673
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Circle B Is the place to go for a real walk (or bike ride) through the feeling of old Florida. It’s a bit of “Everglades” between Tampa and Orlando. Lots of alligators, snakes, birds, wild boar, and trees covered with hanging Spanish Moss. While families...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm a regular at Circle B. It's a wonderful place to enjoy the real Florida. Plenty of birds and wildlife to enjoy.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great walk here before continuing on our way farther south in Florida. There were a lot of birds to see, a few alligators and the volunteer at the front desk was full of information for us.

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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

My daughter brought me here for a nature walk to see wildlife, which we did. We saw three gators, herons including a momma and a young one that still had down feathers. The walk is partially shaded & the day we went there it was...More

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Reviewed May 3, 2018

As a nature & wildlife photographer, I particularly liked the setting and bird activity. My wife and I took some friends over there. It is a Florida nature preserve with plenty of parking and free admission. A real hotspot in Florida for bird photographers. Comorants...More

1  Thank Tom M
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

There is a a place with covered picnic tables and charcoal grill stands just off the parking lot. Have enjoyed a picnic with sister, bro-in-law, nephews, and nieces at this location. Hiking trail is long with live alligators in both the lake on the East...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2018

Took our daughters family here for a nature walk. Lots of wildlife(birds, wild pigs etc.). However the highlight had to be the alligators. Lots of them to be seen in the water and also along the hiking trails. Literally were only a few feet from...More

1  Thank gregbussing
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

We spent an early evening walking around here. It was so cool! We saw several alligators, and we weren't even able to go down the main path because it was closed. We also saw wild pigs, raccoons, lizards, and so many birds! It was truly...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Great place to go see some of floridas wonderful and different wildlife.. it takes you in to the habitats of the animals and is suitable for bird watching

1  Thank Tonya B
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

I live in Tampa and had family in from Seattle. Wanted to do something not beach related and I had been wanting to check this Reserve out for awhile now. The trails are easy to follow and the wildlife was amazing. We saw gators, a...More

1  Thank Sue M
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spugmire
June 9, 2018|
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Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
There are no bike rentals, its BYOBike. I don't recommend a bike unless it has wide tires due to some of the sandy paths.
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Sherri K
May 19, 2018|
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Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
No. the trails are dirt and stone blend. I would not recommend a street bike, but mountain bike with larger tires might be usable. There are also sand paths out to the lakeside trail "Gator Alley" those might be a bit soft... More
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Debbie Q
April 19, 2018|
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Response from Scott K | Reviewed this property |
I believe there is a picnic area
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