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Myakka River State Park
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$49.00*
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Small-Group Tour: 3-Hour Mysteries of Native Florida Hike
Ranked #7 of 147 things to do in Sarasota
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: One of the original Civilian Conservation Corps parks.
Reviewed October 20, 2012

A quiet place with great staff and lovely sights. Take the tour of the lake and see the local creatures.

Thank k4pana
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Reviewed October 19, 2012

If your looking for "old Florida" this is the place. You can hike, fish, kayak, or take a tour via land or water. A great family spot.

Thank paul m
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Reviewed October 19, 2012

I thought the new camping area was Great. Clean and nicely updated. Tree Frogs galore! I had a nice run along the roads around the lake. I didnt get onto much of the trails the ones we tried for were flooded. great little shop at the lake. BEER!! Wish I had known that sooner! Didnt visit until sunday morning. would have been great saturday afternoon while watching a sunset. The pier out onto the water near the north end o fthe park was a great place to picnic dinner and watch the sunset. Nice for picture taking too. Also the tower was neat but flooded path made it hard to get to. Lots of deer, wild turkeys, gators in the water, and shore birds. i really like this park and plan on going hiking here in the winter/ spring. Hoping for less mosquitos at sundown.

Thank eihpd
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Reviewed October 17, 2012

I had a few hours after my business day ended and my flight left. This was the perfect place to get a feel of real Florida. Scenic, wildlife, peaceful -- it was a great visit.

Thank MItravels62
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Reviewed October 17, 2012

Nature is present and visible for all to see. Alligators everywhere with close ups on a fabulous cruise boat.

Thank donjud
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