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Lettuce Lake Regional Park

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Best nature park in Florida.

We go to this park several times a year. Great for walks, barbecues, Birthday parties and bike... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alexzyne
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Tampa, Florida
Fun Family Outing!

Beautiful nature park with a nice boardwalk and tower. The trails are lovely to venture around as... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Lettuce Lake Park opened in 1982 and quickly became a hub of activities. The 240-acre site offers something for everyone. Wooded picnic areas and a playground are family favorites. A 1.25 mile bicycle path/jogging trail, complete with a fitness...more
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6920 E Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL 33637-0930
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go to this park several times a year. Great for walks, barbecues, Birthday parties and bike riding for children. Always something new to see. You can canoe and fish too.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Alexzyne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful nature park with a nice boardwalk and tower. The trails are lovely to venture around as you take all fabulous sights of creatures and growing things. Be sure to keep a keen eye along both sides of the trails and walking paths so you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AngelaCassie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Back in the 80’s and 90’s this was used as a place for sexual encounters by males v males, females v females and females v males. It was Not a place to take your children as they were very out in the open about it...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank rtgepd1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a nice park. My dog absolutely loves to go there as well. Nice paved trail with several non paved areas to walk. Also a boardwalk but you can't take animals on the boardwalk. You can also see a lot of wildlife typically on the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Diane L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family loves walking this park with the dogs and going up in the tower (without the dogs). Wonderful area to get out in nature and relax.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There has been trouble in this park with strange men....don't go alone. I am sure you can search info on the park and read the articles.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mooshe31
Reviewed July 14, 2019

Had a great time spending the day at this amazing place. It is a great way to spend your Sunday at this place. We went Kayaking in the morning, we could see the gators. The place is quiet, not many people Kayaking which is good....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Anujjjjjjj
Reviewed June 26, 2019 via mobile

We stayed in a nearby hotel, the receptionist told is to visit the park. Entrance fee is 2 USD, renting a canoe is 25 USD for 4 hours. We went to a canoe trip, noone was around.. we saw several turtles, birds, beautiful flowers and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank tucsok13
Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

Visited the park today with our friend from Australia to look for gators. Went along the boardwalk and only found on little guy sunning on a log. Great park. Enjoyed it even in the summer heat.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank james628
Reviewed June 13, 2019

Our hotel was located near this park, and after passing it several days to get to other attractions, we decided to spend a morning here towards the end of our stay in Tampa. We anticipated a short visit, but it ended up turning into several...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Jennifer B
July 11, 2019|
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Response from Ken C | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can.
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independent1019
April 27, 2018|
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Response from disneymamom | Reviewed this property |
It is dog friendly , however; only in spots. Dogs are not to be on the boardwalk unless it is a service dog.
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NiviaS72
March 29, 2018|
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Response from Donna W | Reviewed this property |
First come first serve. However for a special occasion and need to reserve more than one I would contact the park Rangers.
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