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A.L. Anderson Park

39699 U.S. Hwy. 19 N, Tarpon Springs, FL
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Great place for a picnic

Wonderful views of the lake with plenty of wildlife including alligators, turtles, shore birds... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A walker's paradise.

A beautiful park on Lake Tarpon with loads of lovely paths, a boat put in with parking for... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Julie E
Tarpon Springs, Florida
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“lake tarpon” (37 reviews)
“boat launch” (14 reviews)
“picnic tables” (8 reviews)
39699 U.S. Hwy. 19 N, Tarpon Springs, FL
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful views of the lake with plenty of wildlife including alligators, turtles, shore birds & woodpeckers.

Thank DianeAndy
Reviewed 31 August 2017

A beautiful park on Lake Tarpon with loads of lovely paths, a boat put in with parking for cars/trucks and trailers, plenty of picnic spots and a great playground...one for kids and one for dogs.

Thank Julie E
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We go daily for exercise. Lots of families. Well patrolled. Several rest rooms available. Dog 🐶 park

Thank WonderWoman20162016
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We stumbled across this place just across from our hotel. There is a short walking trail through the park, but on that short trail, we watched an alligator climb out of the water to share a woman's biscuit. She took her biscuit and left! The...More

1  Thank Greg F
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We live close and often like to walk around Anderson Park. We see small gators from the boardwalk and have seen some water snakes. We always check the sink hole on the south side for a big alligator that is often on the rocks. Our...More

Thank jzsi1844
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful park. Fishing, boat ramps, large dog park. Beautiful and clean! Abundant wildlife. You'll see tons of birds of all kinds, and probably a gator or two. I can't imagine swimming here, due to the alligators. Picnic spots abound. Restrooms convenient and...More

1  Thank MarcGrif
Reviewed 10 June 2017

great nature walk 'very relaxing but remember to take mosquito repellant . good place to see nature.

Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Pleasant surprise hidden off of US 19 in the vicinity of Tarpon Springs. Very pleasant place to spend some time alone/as a couple/with family/or a party.

Thank 1955breezylou
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Beautiful park for picnics. There is a nice trail along the water, you can watch the activity on Lake Tarpon. Lots of picnic shelters, clean bathrooms. Great place to launch your boat or kayak onto Lake Tarpon. Lots of alligators in Lake Tarpon, just keep...More

Thank MamaPat202
Reviewed 20 May 2017

This free ( if you're not at the marina), readily accessible park has everything- quiet walks and fishing or gleeful playgrounds and shelters. The terrain and flora are varied enough that each curve in the pathway yields something new. Boating is readily available, but not...More

Thank Kathryn B
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Cathy L
6 May 2017|
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Response from Deborah S | Reviewed this property |
As others have responded, there is a nice dog park, and leashed dogs are permitted in other areas of the park as well. Owners must take responsibility for "pooper scooping".
10 April 2016|
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Response from MandM29 | Reviewed this property |
No fee, all free unless you're using the car park from where boats are launched as far as I remember.