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Circle B Bar Reserve

#1 of 53 things to do in Lakeland Features Animals
4399 Winter Lake Rd, Lakeland, FL 33803-7340
+1 863-668-4673
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Group tram tour

Excellent tram tour. Guide was very knowledgeable about both the history of the Circle B Bar... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sandra C
Lake Alfred, Florida
Good for all ages really

Lots of wild life here to be seen and heard!! Make sure to pack some snacks and drinks as it's a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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4399 Winter Lake Rd, Lakeland, FL 33803-7340
+1 863-668-4673
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent tram tour. Guide was very knowledgeable about both the history of the Circle B Bar Reserve as well as the wildlife we saw along the tour. Have your cameras ready!

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of wild life here to be seen and heard!! Make sure to pack some snacks and drinks as it's a little bit of a trek but sure to tire out the little ones!!!

Thank akiras77
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been hiking the Circle B for several years now. Great place to see alligators in the wild. There are two active bald eagle nests located on the reserve. Wildlife photographers can always be found taking pics of marsh/wetland bird species; have seen bard owls,...More

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is such a great place to go bike riding and walking. Beautiful and relaxing. Great place to spend family time without all the electronics and distractions of everyday life.

Thank mandy1218
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful, clean and refreshing place for the entire family. Nice nature walks, lots of beautiful "wild" nature.

Thank lagrneyes60
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect to clear your mind or take pictures. Plenty of parking, peace, quite. There are several trails you can walk and plenty of critters to see.

Thank satisfiedcustomer210
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love coming out to Circle B it is very peaceful and a great hike! We recommend this to anyone who love the outdoors or just nature.

Thank plan2achieve
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The winter is the time to visit this place. Cool & comfortable that time of year. Went during the summer & just nasty hot & buggy. Again fall - early spring great viewing of all Florida wildlife. Many gators birds fish and native foliage throughout...More

Thank Jrstwo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whether you like to stroll, hike or bike - always something interesting at this park. In the spring months enjoy the birds in the rookery, and there are always a ton of alligators to look at. Park has many activities including picnics, biking, hiking, bird...More

Thank swampsis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went as part of a college req. for a Ecology course. It was awesome! So many different types of habitats. Seen many, many, many cool animals! Esp the huge alligators! Walking on the back trail, were water is on both sides, you'll come face to...More

Thank Liliana R
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25 March 2017|
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Response from Mel S | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no.
6 February 2017|
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Response from Richard K | Reviewed this property |
They are called "apple snails'. The Limpkins eat these as their only source of food. That's why you see so many of the empty shells throughout the reserve. There is another bird that eats only the apple snail and it is a... More
Eric W
13 November 2016|
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Response from cpelaezronquillo | Reviewed this property |
Yes on the visitor center, but not to walk around the trails, I didn't recommend it.