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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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Gators Galore

We stopped by here as recommended by family as a little time waster. The board walk and look out... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chris S
,
Crawley, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice on a Cool Day

My husband and I enjoyed exploring the boardwalk trails at Sawgrass Lake Park. It was a relatively... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
PseudoDaylight
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Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent64%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“baby alligators” (44 reviews)
“board walk” (16 reviews)
LOCATION
7400 25th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702-5630
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+1 727-217-7256
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"baby alligators"
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"observation tower"
in 34 reviews
"board walk"
in 16 reviews
"nice boardwalk"
in 13 reviews
"small gators"
in 8 reviews
"mother alligator"
in 7 reviews
"mama gator"
in 7 reviews
"elevated boardwalk"
in 7 reviews
"hammock trail"
in 6 reviews
"including alligators"
in 6 reviews
"florida wildlife"
in 10 reviews
"two story"
in 7 reviews
"natural setting"
in 7 reviews
"shore birds"
in 6 reviews
"great nature"
in 7 reviews
"water birds"
in 10 reviews
"enjoy nature"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped by here as recommended by family as a little time waster. The board walk and look out towers were well worth visiting. My 2 and half year old saw a 6 foot gator. Some babies, some older gators along with fish, turtles, birds....More

Thank Chris S
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I enjoyed exploring the boardwalk trails at Sawgrass Lake Park. It was a relatively cool, overcast day in Florida, perfect for walking. You can hear the highway noise, as the park is right by the 275 overpass, but it didn't bother us....More

Thank PseudoDaylight
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a nice walk observing nature with it's natural habitat that included plants and Alligators. We enjoyed it AND it was free.

1  Thank Donna P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty cool place with wildlife abundant. We saw an Armadillo, baby gator, snake turtles galore. Nice easy hike on the Boardwalk great for kids

2  Thank Sconietraveler
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had about an hour to kill before going to a Rays game, so decided to visit this park. It was surprisingly uncrowded on a Saturday at 11 am. We followed the boardwalk trail and saw lots of wildlife including some baby alligators and lots...More

1  Thank JeffP2
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sawgrass is one of the areas "hidden" treasures. There are many wooden boardwalks situated above the "river", swampland and areas being reclaimed by nature. Because of all the natural changes, Sawgrass is a never ending kaleidoscope of wonder. Every visit becomes a lovely memory. You...More

1  Thank plumbeatrice
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a ton of fun on this boardwalk. Saw lots of wildlife - including some armadillos - enjoyed some flowers, and got a healthy walk. Also noticed that some of the picnic tables had game pieces in boxes at the ends and several families were...More

1  Thank KateMichigan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are cottage parents for a Florida residential center for abused or neglected kids. We had 10 of our kids on a field trip out in St. Pete and we were looking for a place to have a picnic. We couldn't have picked a better...More

Thank Bill C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was looking to pass a few hours and stumbled on this park. Great boardwalk that leads to an observation deck overlooking water. I watched as an alligator captured his meal. There were plenty of turtles and alligators to observe. Additionally there is picnic tables,...More

1  Thank Robin R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To walk through this park is so peaceful and beautiful. The trees, plants and animals are all gorgeous in their natural habitat. It gives you a serene feeling in a life of busy-ness!

Thank emeraldisle45
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kylejames87
9 April 2018|
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Response from plumbeatrice | Reviewed this property |
Yes, most of the park is stroller friendly! We see parents with strollers all the time.
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marlawisc
13 January 2018|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
This is a good time of year to say that it is pretty safe that you won;t see snakes, They are likely underground because of the cold.
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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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