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Boat Parade and Snow Place

Great viewing for the Tarpon boat parade. Boats circled the bayou and can come close up the the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
AnneS589
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New Port Richey, Florida
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Sunset

Walked along Bayou to park to sit and watch sunset over the water. Very busy public boat ramp but... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
brianknott951
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st lawrence bay
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Reviewed 6 days ago 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 4 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 29 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
3  Thank langaha
Reviewed 20 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
Thank Luv2TravelNEGirl
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

We walked over the the Sponge Dock to escape the crowds and were rewarded with a quiet spot to sit in the water with manatee visible and gorgeous homes. Worth a look.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ddd1957
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Walking and view were great. Cool day but the sunshine was lovely. Saw 2 small sting rays and a brief manatees sighting. Worth the trip off the beaten path.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Pam T
Reviewed 4 March 2018

An Amazing place where you can launch a boat, kayak or paddle board, play tennis, bike or just enjoy a gorgeous view of the waterfront bayou featuring gnarly Oak Trees with spanish moss and even a visiting manatee or dolphin at times. Sunsets are great...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank kenpaintersmith
Reviewed 24 February 2018

beautiful place for the day or a few hours.....Clean and a great place to walk or hang out. Check it out.

Date of experience: February 2018
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bjctb
26 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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