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Highlands Hammock State Park

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Nice place to spend a few hours!

Small but nice park with a lot of nature trails. We visited the animal education station right... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Linda A
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Tram tour was fabulous!

Guide was very knowledgeable, saw lots of alligators and other wildlife. Many folks said they go... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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“ccc museum”(48 reviews)
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Hammock Inn Restaurant is located inside Highlands Hammock State Park. It is known for it's tasty homemade food, friendly staff and Wild Orange Ice Cream & Pie. It features an "All You Can Eat Fish" Fish Fry every Friday night from 5-8pm. No...more
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5931 Hammock Rd, Sebring, FL 33872-7408
+1 863-386-6094
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Small but nice park with a lot of nature trails. We visited the animal education station right outside the Ranger Station. Very informative of the area.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Linda A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Guide was very knowledgeable, saw lots of alligators and other wildlife. Many folks said they go often and see a variety of things. Great to see wildlife in it's natural environment. I have never seen alligators anywhere else but a zoo! Also lots of walking...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank I2308PTchristineb
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a really nice walking park. Trails are well maintained and relatively short for a very relaxing time in nature. The time of year will probably make a big difference in any wildlife sightings. The water level was low right now, so critters were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank timporter
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came for the day to explore the trails. Beautiful park with well maintained trails. Loved the boardwalks. However, the back entrance could use a bit of a cleanup of the litter.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank staceymg123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If your looking for a fun afternoon getaway, this place is just for you. This park has a variety of things to do, such as hiking, animal watching, swings, and Saturday night concerts throughout the year.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank chrislyall
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful afternoon on trails and catwalk. Not too busy, very relaxing. Lots of trails through the forest. Maybe even see an alligator in the wild. Clean restroom.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank paulvonm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We brought a couple over to see the CCC Museum and then drove the loop where my car died. Richard the Ranger to the rescue. Great park, great staff, and the museum volunteer was very nice too.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank davidoD1216VH
Reviewed 1 week ago

A quiet park with lots of trails to wander. Don’t be surprised if you see a black bear or the rare Florida panther. Camping is available. There are concerts in season and firefly tours via a night time tram ride. The daytime tram ride takes...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chimera-shaman
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is so pretty here. There are a few different trails. We took the short one. It is a boardwalk so walking is easy. I'm sure there is a lot of wildlife, unfortunately there were some very noisy people so all the wildlife was long...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank usparkle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our group went this morning for a day exploring Highland Hammocks State Park. It turned out to be a very chilly Florida morning which can hurt the chances of seeing but we had a fabulous tram driver with nine yrs experience in this park. His...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from FloridaMeister | Reviewed this property |
Just talked with a resource person. The on duty rangers phone number should be posted at the ranger station.