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Sawgrass Lake Park

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7400 25th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702-5630
+1 727-217-7256
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A very peaceful and enjoyable place. Great for kids

I was not aware of this park until a friend mentioned it. Lots of raised pathways through dense... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Radioman07
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Berea, Ohio
Enjoyable place to visit, not open Black Friday

This park is NOT OPEN the day after Thanksgiving and Christmas day. Don't make the mistake of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ScreenNameAnna
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Muncie, IN
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7400 25th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702-5630
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was not aware of this park until a friend mentioned it. Lots of raised pathways through dense vegitaton. Got to see three gators, all pretty small, two snakes, numerouse water fowel and fish. It's very wheelchair friendly for those who can't walk. I would...More

Thank Radioman07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park is NOT OPEN the day after Thanksgiving and Christmas day. Don't make the mistake of trying to get out into nature on Black Friday at this park. After finding that out the time consuming way, we returned the next day and had a...More

Thank ScreenNameAnna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Never would have thought you could find this oasis in the middle of Pinellas park. Beautiful day trip ,great board walk through a nature preserve. If your lucky you will see alligators, even tiny baby gators. Lots of birds and if you walk to the...More

Thank Seeingthingsnow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there today on the advise of another couple we met at moccasin nature park. All boardwalks as a trail. Lots of look out areas to take pictures. Some wildlife in the area. Only saw one small gator under a pier. Other areas you have...More

Thank Kellie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome park! Great wooden ramps take you thru the wilderness and almost always guaranteed to see a gator or ten from the safety of above. Educational museum on site. One of the best free things to do in St. Pete.

Thank beerandwinemaking
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our adult kids took us here as one of our activities during a visit. We enjoyed meandering along the paths and boardwalk. I was so hoping to see an alligator and we were not disappointed. One just happened to be hanging out near the tower....More

Thank LKennedy23
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We visit this place often and see something new every time! Good shade, water views, fauna/flora, boardwalks, a tower (viewing Sawgrass Lake) and trails. Small "self serve" education center. Visitors will help you locate the gators. Plenty around, but they move with the water (the...More

Thank Oneanddone19
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I was disappointed that I couldn’t bring my dog on the boardwalk trail, as this was probably the quietest part of the park. The rest of the park backs up to 275 and it’s not as relaxing as it could be :(

Thank VentureswithVal
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I love nature parks and this one did not disappoint. I was looking for an activity for my visiting grandson . This park was lovely . Easy walking paths thru beautiful foliage. Was like a tame hike . There are paths off the wooden trail...More

Thank Cherstyle
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Alligators, baby alligators, boardwalks. Quite simply, always worth a visit Birds, butterflies, sometimes the odd snake.

Thank Jim M
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Barbara K
25 September 2017|
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Response from Glenda C | Reviewed this property |
No it wasn't damaged by hurricane Irma and is still open.
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Angel N
2 July 2017|
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Response from Globe_tromper | Reviewed this property |
And call them to confirm their hours.
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AnnefromVirginia
21 March 2017|
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Response from ritagram | Reviewed this property |
Taking a slow walk to see all the wildlife can take around 1 hour. It is a path that can be cut short if one is out of time. How much you see depends on day...animals and birds do not keep a schedule.
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