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About Myakka River State Park
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Love the park. Entrance fee is $6.00 per car. Canopy walk was announced as flooded due to rain the night before, but we were able to do it, though our shoes got soiled. Guided river boat was $14 for 12+ and $7 for <12 very...More
My boyfriend and I were trying to camp in new places once a year, so after great reviews of Myakka, we booked a campsite for a weekend. Unfortunately, I can't give much of a review. We arrived on a Friday late afternoon, and set up...More
If you enjoy the outdoors this is a great place to visit. I live in the area and still visit multiple times a year. Small fee to enter park. Camping available although the spots fill up quick. Book in advance. You will see alligators! Along...More
A beautiful park, which is worth a visit. The nature and wildlife are simply stunning. As we went in the height of summer, a few walks were flooded, but we still had an opportunity to explore the part pretty well. Canoeing on the lake is...More
Drove all the way to the park, paid, and boom--- all the nature trails along with the canopy walk is flooded!!! Why didn't the Park Ranger who took my money let me know that at the gate? Very disappointed today. Spoke with other visitors in...More
Worth the $6 car entrance fee. Walked trails and the canopy walk! Very easy to do. Once up there, you can see for miles! Did the narrated boat tour and saw some alligators. Walked along the bird trail and saw many alligators, birds, deer and...More