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Great Park!

While painfully crowded on event weekends, it is a wonderful place to take our small children and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Tandy B
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Lovely park, no manatees today

Visited the park hoping to see some manatees but the water is warming so they are no longer... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
ellenkay
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

While painfully crowded on event weekends, it is a wonderful place to take our small children and dogs. From November to March there are sometimes manatees in the bayou to see. Not much parking, so we walk from the house.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Tandy B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited the park hoping to see some manatees but the water is warming so they are no longer congregating at the winter warm water springs. Still a lovely park.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ellenkay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent place to visit and experience coastal Gulf landscapes. Shower and restroom facilities are available as well as rentals of light boats and other water conveyances. Good spot to enjoy sunsets. A large park with many picnic sites is connected to the beach by a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Golfzilla
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You never know what you will see, some days it’s manatees, dolphins and the squirrels are everywhere. They do events like the arts festival in March. The park is good to walk or run, they have a playground tennis courts and fishing. It’s also nice...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mdj16
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Great viewing for the Tarpon boat parade. Boats circled the bayou and can come close up the the sidewalk. Can hold big crowds and the houses that surround the park are gorgeous. Short nice walk from Old historic downtown Tarpon.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AnneS589
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Walked along Bayou to park to sit and watch sunset over the water. Very busy public boat ramp but need permit from Tarpon Springs Government Good for families museum and shaded areas under the trees. Good place for a picnic

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank brianknott951
Reviewed 30 June 2018

I had the chance to visit this park and walk along the edge of the water just the other day and found it very peaceful. Still water, aging boat docks, palm trees, and dog walkers make this park serene and welcoming. Careful not to fall...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank I2432NFscottc
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is a small park with lots of beauty. Most people walk and jog around. I took my son here to fish from the seawall. We caught ladyfish, redfish, and he caught his first flounder!

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

We first visited here on a Sunday afternoon looking for manatees. We saw several but the real joy was the park. There are stone walls and walkways surrounding the water and there were numerous families fishing and picnicking. There is plenty of shade beneath giant...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Linda B
Reviewed 3 April 2018

The park is kept very clean and is a beautiful walk. There are some really cool trees with low lying and gnarly branches, a pretty mermaid statue, lots of benches and nice areas to picnic. They also have a playground that my toddler really liked,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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bjctb
27 April 2017|
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Response from Linda B | Reviewed this property |
it is a nice kayak ride in the Bayou, but the hotel next to it is a dump. looks nice on the outside but oh my, inside is disgusting. There's hotels on hwy 19 that are decent.
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