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Sawgrass Lake Park

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Great local park

This hidden gem is a great place to go for a walk with nature. The park has a dirt trail as well as... read more

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Phillie_gal
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Tranquil boardwalk stroll

Nice place to commune with nature. Birds and alligators are easily seen. It can be warm and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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7400 25th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702-5630
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Reviewed yesterday

This hidden gem is a great place to go for a walk with nature. The park has a dirt trail as well as a well-maintained boardwalk that leads to a lake with an observation tower. It is a great place to see and get close...More

Thank Phillie_gal
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to commune with nature. Birds and alligators are easily seen. It can be warm and humid however the mangroves and trees provide nice shade. No fishing. And dogs must be leashed and are only allowed on the grass, not the board walk.

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing way to see wildlife. You walk across a bridge surrounded by plant life and sometimes the swamp/lake. Along the way you'll see animals such as birds, turtles, and alligators. I saw two turtles, four alligators, several birds, and several butterflies (behind the bathrooms/...More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I visited this park, while we were at the beach on vacation. Its definitely hot this time of year. Street clear of middle afternoon . we went later and it was still very warm. Take some type of water or drinks ....More

Thank shannon j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With a learning center and boardwalk trails leading to a lookout tower, it is a peaceful break from the St. Petersburg traffic. Lots of tropical vegetation to be seen and did I mention the alligators? It can get very humid on your walk so bring...More

Thank Shane H
Reviewed 16 July 2018

My husband and I visit sawgrass park at least twice a month with our silky terrier, little bear. The park has boardwalks that lead to a tower that overlooks the lake. Every year the gators have their babies in and around the tower so it...More

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 15 July 2018

The park has nice trails through beautiful tropical vegetation. There is An overlook tower that looks over a lake area. We spotted an alligator, snake, turtles, fish, ducks and birds in and around the lake. The park is in an unexpected area, next to a...More

Thank Pam V
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Had a peaceful stroll around the park with family spending about 3 hours doing the various trails. Some great viewing points and teaming with wildlife.

Thank Davy T
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This park has beautiful trails with lots of wildlife like alligators and raccoons that will walk right in front of you. The Lake has lots of different fishes like bass and alligator fish. A great park to visit if you are in the Tampa Bay...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Lots of wildlife here especially gators. Different areas to visit.safe place just use common sense when around wild animals. Baby gators by small bridge next to info center. Restrooms are there.

Thank kenneth c
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Response from plumbeatrice | Reviewed this property |
Yes, most of the park is stroller friendly! We see parents with strollers all the time.
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marlawisc
13 January 2018|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
This is a good time of year to say that it is pretty safe that you won;t see snakes, They are likely underground because of the cold.
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