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Lake Kissimmee State Park

14248 Camp Mack Rd, Lake Wales, FL 33898-8441
+1 863-696-1112
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Another Beautiful Florida State Park

Lake Kissimmee State Park is a secluded wildlife haven. If you stop and listen and watch, you will... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ejdrugo
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Saint Augustine, Florida
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Nice Well Kept Park

This is a really nice well kept State Park. We (actually our children & grand children) spent a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jonny673
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Miami Beach, Florida
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“cow camp” (32 reviews)
“hiking trails” (13 reviews)
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14248 Camp Mack Rd, Lake Wales, FL 33898-8441
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+1 863-696-1112
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lake Kissimmee State Park is a secluded wildlife haven. If you stop and listen and watch, you will certainly see something, whether is be a deer, scarlet tanager, or hairy woodpecker. The various hiking trails offer a rememberable journey into the wild. You can walk...More

Thank ejdrugo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really nice well kept State Park. We (actually our children & grand children) spent a long weekend there over Easter. We spent the nights in a motel (camping is too much for us old people). We spent the days at the park...More

Thank Jonny673
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited Kissimmee state park and loved the quiet atmosphere. We would recommend its Dr. Watson

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

It's been a long time since we were last here, but still enjoy hearing the stories at the cow camp. We walked over 5 miles. So beautiful here.

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This Florida State Park is a very beautiful outdoor adventure. The campsites are spacious and have privacy from adjoining campsites. There are many trails to hike on which have shade. The camp store has camping needs as well as an excellent selection of individually wrapped...More

Thank Wayne T
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Super fun kayaking with the ranger. We saw gators and two water moccasins. Awesome day. Six of us were in single kayaks and we all had a blast. Highly recommend this activity.

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We came for a March weekend and had a great time. The weather helped, and we slept without the rain cover on and enjoyed a great look at the stars at night. Mosquitos weren't too bad the first night, but bad enough the second. Each...More

Thank MattyFitzAK
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is our second visit to Lake Kissimmee State Park the place is so quiet and peaceful and you can really relax here.

Thank John W
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Went for a drive and ended up here! Sure glad we did. The park is a great place to spend the day. Super clean and everyone we encountered where extra friendly! Cow Camp is a must spot to visit while there! Sit down with the...More

Thank Charcin
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We spent much of the morning canoeing in the Zipprer canal in the park. It was very quiet and we saw lots of birds. The observation tower near Lake Kissimmee was cool too.

Thank Clemson_Brian
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Colby C
How are the hiking trails are they mostly sand or are they grass, dirt, etc? How is the map for the trails? How many miles of trails are there?
15 March 2017|
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Response from FlaNative_49 | Reviewed this property |
Trails are quite lengthy (miles). They are well maintained and little if any sand. There actually is a business that does segue tours (or was last time I went). Park office has maps of trails as well as detailed information... More
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Colby C
Are the camp sites separate from each other? How if the overall condition of the tent camping sites? Thanks
15 March 2017|
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Response from HlwdFLNative | Reviewed this property |
Large natural breaks between sites, can hardly hear you neighbors. Site conditions are very good!
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walter c
Is Zipprer Canal navigable? Can we take a small boat from Lake Rosalie?
5 November 2016|
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Response from kamani74 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it is at this time. they were building some sort of dam. I would call to verify, but it looked like it was not navigable.
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