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Nice state park close to Sarasota. If you are looking for scrub jays, this is the place to go. It is a nice quiet park where you will see gopher tortoises and a variety of birds. Even a place to go swimming. Smaller than Myakka...More
July in Florida is hot but it was finally a cloudy morning. We spent the morning geocaching at the park! Several fun trails took us by the water and even to a park for the kids. It was so calm and relaxing. We even spent...More
My wife and I walk in Oscar Sherer almost every day. We see lots of wildlife and enjoy the solitude of the many trails that wind through the Park. Some trails are heavily shaded -- a positive on warm summer days! Others are more out...More
I have delayed coming here for a long time but today I was not working so I made the time to do it. It is very different from the way I remembered it looks very different from the way I last seen it. It took...More
So many great hiking trails through beautiful pine, hardwood hammock and Florida scrub habitat, and shady trail along South Creek. Great flowers and other plants and other wildlife. Great childrens learning center with knowledgeable naturalists. Canoe rentals and shady camping spots for tents or rvs.
Even though this is a relatively small park, when you are in there, it seems like you're a million miles away from the hustle and bustle of the Tamiami Trail. We love to come here and stroll around watching and listening to the wildlife. This...More
This small park is OK. I wanted to do some kayaking or canoeing (would have had to rent) but could not find where this was. Also as we entered the park there was no one at the gate to give us information. Good in the...More
This state park was awesome. The campground was spacious and very clean. Bathhouse was well taken care of daily. One of the best campground showers I have had. You can kayak along a creek that goes through the campground or out into the intercoastal. The...More