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John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park Campgrounds

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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We did the 2.5 hour snorkeling tour. The captain and the assistant on the boat were awesome. You have a solid 45 minutes to an hour in the water and can swim freely in a large secure area. Very fun and worth every penny!

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We had a great time. It was our sons first snorkeling trip. We knew it would take some getting used to and he did great but was spent with in the first 30 min. So we took him back to the boat and figured now we would just wait till it was time to go. Well to our surprise the...

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Murrieta, California
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Great place but plan on booking a snorkel trip, dive trip, kayaks, etc. we rented a boat. Newer center console boats. 21ft long. Prices include gas. Very fair prices. However, be warned about boating in the keys - it's complicated. Way more than most are used to. I've owned 4 boats and grew up on boats. Lots of reefs, shallows,...

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Mount Dora, Florida
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We have camped here 2 times before. Previous visits I rated the campground at 5. I am a little disappointed in the upkeep this time. Our campsite was not clean and trees were allowed to grow in such a way that made the site narrow. Our rig is 13 foot 4 inches high and some of the tree growth made...

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Jonesboro, Arkansas
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Everything was nice and quiet. People were so friendly. We all looked out for each other, so everyone was comfortable! I say it is an excellent place to go! We definitely plan to go back. We just loved everything about it, so nothing we can complain about!

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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 28 April 2016

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Ashville, New York
Reviewed 27 April 2016

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Watsonville, California
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

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Punta Gorda, Florida
Reviewed 22 April 2016

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Reviewed 31 March 2016

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“This is a state park, not a hotel”
813travelgirl, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Compare the state park campground map to Google Earth to select your favorite spot”
  • The guest is all the way over from Germany to enjoy the view
  • plenty of room for personal kayaks to be launched
CanoeU70, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“You can reserve your space online for a small fee. Easy to get a site near the bathhouse that way.”
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gburden, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“wi-fi at concessions with oustside seating.”
christophera681, 30 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Get a spot between the windows and the viewing area. That way no one walks behind you and there is no one sitting in front of you.”
StarM_13, 7 Feb 2013 | Read review
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