We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Highlands Hammock State Park

Certificate of Excellence
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 5931 Hammock Rd, Sebring, FL 33872-7408
Phone Number: 863-386-6094
Website
Today
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Description:

Hammock Inn Restaurant is located inside Highlands Hammock State Park. It...

Hammock Inn Restaurant is located inside Highlands Hammock State Park. It is known for it's tasty homemade food, friendly staff and Wild Orange Ice Cream & Pie. It features an "All You Can Eat Fish" Fish Fry every Friday night from 5-8pm. No entrance fee is charged for just a restaurant visit-Based on the honor System.

Worth the trip!

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 425 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 278
    Excellent
  • 108
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Great experience.

Loved the trails. I plan on going often. Bring a friend. When you hit the trails you enter a different world.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Linda S
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

425 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 419: English reviews
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the trails. I plan on going often. Bring a friend. When you hit the trails you enter a different world.

Helpful?
Thank Linda S
Boynton Beach, Florida
Level Contributor
48 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a state park that is excellent for camping or just a day visit to walk or bike. The oldest live oak tree in Florida lives here and is easy to get to via one of the trails. It is a state park so there is an admission fee.

Helpful?
Thank snorkelman47
Sebring, Florida
Level Contributor
20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great example of old Florida and how the Florida state park system got started. Brings home how tough things were back in the old days. The tram ride is a neat way to see the park and the trails are good exercise.

Helpful?
Thank Dan S
Chillicothe, Ohio
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We hike trails at Hammock State Park several times a week. It is a beautiful and peaceful place. We have seen alligators, birds, turtles, deer, snakes, armadillos, wild hogs and wild turkeys. A must see!

Helpful?
Thank dlurty
Sebring, Florida
Level Contributor
35 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice little state park has a one way loop road with plenty of places to pull over & take pictures or wander down one of the many trails to look for animals. There is an amphitheater & nice park area where they have concerts in the summer. Camping for tents or RV's. A small museum with local history & a... More 

Helpful?
Thank Pat244
Safety Harbor, Florida
Level Contributor
36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I went to meet up with a small group. The campsites were great and we wish we brought our bicycles. I would visit this place again and again

Helpful?
Thank skippy0420
Islamorada, Florida
Level Contributor
46 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

If you like state parks, you will love this place! All the trails are very well done. I feel the best time to go is when they have the hunted trail ride during Holloween

Helpful?
Thank captteddy
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This park offers a very informative Tram Ride (sign up early to reserve a seat). The numerous Ecosystems support a wide variety of wildlife and plants.

Helpful?
Thank Bruce M
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Great place to take a walk and enjoy nature. Many trails and wildlife. Lots of campsites and bike trails.

Helpful?
Thank Linda M
Windsor, Canada
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

It is a great area for campers or someone interested in a scenic trolly ride through a state park for a reasonable price

Helpful?
Thank dreidy6

Travelers who viewed Highlands Hammock State Park also viewed

Sebring, Central Florida
Sebring, Central Florida
 
Sebring, Central Florida
 

Been to Highlands Hammock State Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Highlands Hammock State Park and other visitors
5 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from Highlands Hammock State Park staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?