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Lettuce Lake Regional Park

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Nice day out

This was a nice day out with the family. We did the boardwalk. Saw loads of animals (rattle snake... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
kwazim0l0
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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Nice Nature Walk

The park is a nice place to stroll the boardwalk and look at God's creation with your... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rick W
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Brandon
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Lettuce Lake Park opened in 1982 and quickly became a hub of activities. The 240-acre site offers something for everyone. Wooded picnic areas and a playground are family favorites. A 1.25 mile bicycle path/jogging trail, complete with a fitness...more
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6920 E Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL 33637-0930
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a nice day out with the family. We did the boardwalk. Saw loads of animals (rattle snake on the road at entrance, cotton mouth snake, gators, birds). The boardwalk is raised of the ground water so quite safe. Points to note: * boardwalk...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kwazim0l0
Reviewed 3 days ago

The park is a nice place to stroll the boardwalk and look at God's creation with your grandchildren. You can see birds, turtles, gators, etc. along the boardwalk and trails.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Rick W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The trails throughout the park are extremely well kept up and fun to walk through. The boardwalk viewing areas are fun to visit and if you have time to take a picnic lunch more the better. You didn't used to have to pay a fee...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank jwcook01
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a vary nice trail on a boardwalk thru the park. We even spotted 2 alligators and numerous turtles. The signs were a little confusing though and it was not a circular route.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank DawnC822
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a stroll and saw gators, birds, turtles, and such. Spent a few hours strolling around. Only 2 bucks to get in per car...hard to go wrong there.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mike b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been there many times and totally enjoy the boardwalks and viewing tower. Occasionally, you may see an alligator or water snake. The negative is that its namesake, the water lettuce plant (Pistia stratiotes) may be an invasive from South American. Africa or the US....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank swamprat2016
Reviewed 13 February 2019

Lettuce Lake is a great place to go birding. Its trails and boardwalks are well maintained, and it is a relaxing way to spend some time getting closer to nature. There is plenty of parking and a small nature center with bird feeders that attract...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ebdb627
Reviewed 13 February 2019

great place to meet friend and just have fun, lots of place to walk and set if your a mind to and places to bring your lunch or dinner,

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Doc R
Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

We saw an alligator! Only $2 per carload. Very relaxing and beautiful. Teenage children really enjoyed it.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank maryannd666
Reviewed 13 February 2019

Really lovely park. We had a nice picnic and rented a canoe. Very shaded and accessible. Nice play area for kids.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Sarah S
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independent1019
27 April 2018|
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Response from disneymamom | Reviewed this property |
It is dog friendly , however; only in spots. Dogs are not to be on the boardwalk unless it is a service dog.
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NiviaS72
30 March 2018|
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Response from Donna W | Reviewed this property |
First come first serve. However for a special occasion and need to reserve more than one I would contact the park Rangers.
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littleneil1
29 December 2017|
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Response from Betty D | Reviewed this property |
The trail is about 1 1/2 miles
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