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Taylor Creek Stormwater Treatment Area Trailead

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Wear bug spray

We went in hopes of seeing alligators and other wildlife. We didn't see any gators. There were cows... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Sara S
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Parsberg, Germany
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yankees beware

as an upstate new yorker i've learned a few things while walking or biking in the south..pay... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
katodog
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Holland Patent, New York
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9 Jul 2018
“Wear bug spray”
14 Mar 2018
“yankees beware”
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We went in hopes of seeing alligators and other wildlife. We didn't see any gators. There were cows nearby in a field. We only walked for about 30 minutes then turned around due to mosquitos. We didn't walk the whole trail.

Thank Sara S
Reviewed 14 March 2018

as an upstate new yorker i've learned a few things while walking or biking in the south..pay attention to whats in front of you..this place is a prime example of that..the locals tell me that the gators pose no risk to us but anything that...More

Thank katodog
Reviewed 12 March 2018

you literally walk on a path with wildlife, the alligators are literally 3-10 feet as you walk. It is beautiful.

Thank Hippychick38
Reviewed 5 March 2018

A wondeful place to get away from it all and immerse yourself in nature for a few hours...wildlife viewing was spectacular...only negative was coming back to a smashed in car window...

Thank zootenval
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This is a nice trail to walk and see all sorts of Florida wildlife. If you're looking for alligators, there are lots of gators to be seen here! This is a photographer's dream place to take pictures! We were lucky that there are not that...More

1  Thank zeama1970
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This I just got the urge to go walk around one afternoon on vacation and I am glad I did because this place is it's own little zoo. Go for a walk see the wildlife. Jack, NC

Thank jac686
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Start out walking right and make the first left and there they are. Alligators everywhere and you walk right through them. Lots of unusual birds to be seen as well.

1  Thank Jim C
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

But bring a hat and sunscreen. Even in the morning, there is little reprieve from the sun. Great walkabout to see some wildlife. Even found a couple of Geocaches. Watch out for fire ant hills. Enjoyable place to see some of Florida's nature.

Thank Nick R
Reviewed 2 February 2016

STA's are a great place to see birds, this one is no exception. A great gravel road for walking around the water. Expect to see Large Gators (do not feed or harass) sunning themselves on a warm day. A great place for a walk or...More

Thank Nancy P
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Being from the north, my hubby and I were delighted to take a morning stroll in the January sunshine in this beautiful preserve. We saw water fowl of many kinds and of course gators. We felt safe in the area and the availability of a...More

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Response from Hippychick38 | Reviewed this property |
No, you just pull in and park and walk. there are no employees there.
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