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Hillsborough River State Park

15402 N US Highway 301, Thonotosassa, FL 33592-2318
+1 813-987-6771
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Wonderful campground!!!!

Great family camping, clean showers, nice staff, beautiful old trees. Camp sites are sizable with... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2016
Estero, Florida
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Beautiful, Wild Florida

This campground is beautiful and very secluded in the woods. You are surrounded by beautiful... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2016
Kissimmee, Florida
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Experience the Florida wilderness just outside of Tampa.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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15402 N US Highway 301, Thonotosassa, FL 33592-2318
+1 813-987-6771
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Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Great family camping, clean showers, nice staff, beautiful old trees. Camp sites are sizable with large shade trees, we will be back!!!!

Thank cindeechka
Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

This campground is beautiful and very secluded in the woods. You are surrounded by beautiful display of nature in this park. Bring your kayak. If you enjoy fishing, this is your kind of place. Theres plenty of spots to choose from. You need to make...More

Thank B C
Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

It has amazing trails. Every trail has different type of things. My favorite trail was the river rapids were judt small but so relaxing and no one can ride it.

Thank Debra W
Reviewed March 16, 2016

Our friend recommended this park to us. It is convenient to Zephyrhills and has many good hiking trails. The one along the river with the Rapids view is our choice. Well worth your time here.

Thank 42wanderer
Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

Very big and beautiful park. The trails along the river are worth seeing. Lots of wild life, birds, deers, alligators hawks. Beautiful pool (not included with camping fee). The camping sites are very opened so you see a lot of people and a lot of...More

Thank andre p
Reviewed March 9, 2016

We've just returned from an 8 day stay at this park and were very pleased. While a bit remote, about 20 miles North of Tampa, the park is very clean and well-tended. The Rangers and Volunteers are very friendly and programs are provided such as...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed March 7, 2016

We were planning to go to this River State Park to see some Alligators. According to previous reviews the chance to see Alligators was pretty big in this Park. However, the temperatures were to low and the gators remained submerged. The hike through the jungle...More

Thank Chunky322
Reviewed February 27, 2016

We went to this park on a whim on my mother's 87th birthday. We were looking for a nice easy jaunt to see some of Florida's nature on an absolutely gorgeous February day, and we were not disappointed. The park is part of the State...More

1  Thank David J H
Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

We absolutely LOVE camping. We go every chance we can and camp in lots of different parks. Usually we end up going an hour or two away and sometimes even further. We live 25 minutes from HRSP and never tried it. It always wins state...More

1  Thank James A
Reviewed February 17, 2016

We camped here in an RV. The campground is nice, shady, spaces are not crowded. They only provide water and electric at the sites but a dump station is available. Unfortunately we had a lot of rain while we were there and the camp sites...More

1  Thank Ken H
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Dianna N
June 14, 2015|
Response from momanox |
I don't know about any shuttle service sorry. My advice is paddle upstream first while energetic , break and have lunch break then do the downstream paddle , it's shady and nice ! The few gators don't bother with... More
Larry T
February 28, 2015|
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Response from Kevin7088 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry. I do not remember for sure but I believe there was an admission fee. I was passenger and didn't notice.
February 11, 2015|
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Response from DGYPZ | Reviewed this property |
I don't live in the area so I don't know. Suggest you call the HART - Hillsborough Area Transit - and ask them. The number is 813-254-4278. _