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Fort De Soto Park

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3500 Pinellas Bayway S, Tierra Verde, FL 33715-2529
+1 727-582-2267
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“north beach” (271 reviews)
“dog beach” (166 reviews)
“fishing pier” (88 reviews)
3500 Pinellas Bayway S, Tierra Verde, FL 33715-2529
+1 727-582-2267
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Reviewed yesterday

At the tip of the St. Petersburg peninsula, there's a small island with an old fort which is part of a Florida state park. Great place to go on a nice day. The fort is over 100 years old and never saw combat, but was...More

Thank MassCouple2
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful beaches and sunsets, this park is a must visit. We rented kayaks in the park and paddles around the bay. The kayaks are reasonably priced ($110 for 2 singles and 1 double). While paddling we saw dolphins swim right beside us, went through mangroves,...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you are traveling with your dog and want to go to the beach, this is the only dog beach in the entire area. $5 to get in. They have an off leash fenced in area and the beach. This is totally worth going to....More

1  Thank LunaticEMT
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went specifically to check out the dog beach. It's one of the few leash free dog beaches in Florida. The dogs loved it. It's a nice stretch of beach, located right behind a super dog park. The dog park has hoses so you can...More

Thank Donna B
Reviewed 5 days ago

This park was on many itineraries online so when we wanted to do a day trip we decided to go here. There are tolls along the way to get there and its $5 a car for parking. The park is quite large and has a...More

Thank icemodeled
Reviewed 6 days ago

We googled this as we wanted to go somewhere different in clearwater, this place was fantastic, lovely beaches, refreshment and picnic areas. So calming and the wildlife was amazing, there were lots of dolphins that came in close and I'm told this happens frequently there,...More

Thank Margo T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here a few times now and every visit is a great one!! Aaron and the boys from the kayak stand are so informative. Aaron was able to help us see a manatee and that was really all i wanted from the trip....More

1  Thank Chandra C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful beaches we have ever seen! It was a really clean beach and clear water, but not a good area to stay in the shadow. Such a quiet place, only a few people spending time there although it is such a...More

Thank majaleu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I camped here last week, and had so much fun exploring the park. I would definitely recommend renting a kayak and going through the mangroves, as well as heading to North Beach for the sunsets!

Thank lrroni06
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to the with our 2 pups to visit the dog beach. There were plenty of playful dogs and friendly owners. It was quite hot with no shade so make sure to bring a tent or umbrella. We also noticed multiple boat ramps, camping...More

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Do you rent fishing poles?
May 22, 2017|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
Fishing is not my thing but I don't think they do!!
Can you rent bikes in or near the park?
April 27, 2017|
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Response from rberger669 | Reviewed this property |
Yes at the location above - $20.00 for two cruisers. We rent every visit!
joseph f
I see there are several restaurants in Tierra Verde. Is it possible to bike there from the campgrounds? Thanks
April 23, 2017|
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Response from Anita D | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Approximately 3 miles or so! Fun!