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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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Well-maintained, But Not A Lot To Do

Was looking for some woodsy-style camping, and this park fit the bill. The campsites were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sbsfl
Wonderful camping!

I have gone camping at many Florida state parks, and I absolutely loved this one! This is the best... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
emmapkaplan3
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Orlando, Florida
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hiking trails” (15 reviews)
“camp store” (8 reviews)
LOCATION
14248 Camp Mack Rd, Lake Wales, FL 33898-8441
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+1 863-696-1112
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"observation tower"
in 20 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 15 reviews
"camp store"
in 8 reviews
"boat ramp"
in 7 reviews
"lake kissimmee"
in 12 reviews
"saw deer"
in 7 reviews
"star gaze"
in 2 reviews
"light sleeper"
in 2 reviews
"living history"
in 2 reviews
"nice marina"
in 2 reviews
"largest lake"
in 2 reviews
"concession stand"
in 2 reviews
"small store"
in 4 reviews
"great place to spend the day"
in 2 reviews
"great picnic"
in 2 reviews
"bird watching"
in 2 reviews
"camping trip"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was looking for some woodsy-style camping, and this park fit the bill. The campsites were reasonably secluded, with water and electric hookups, and a clean shower house. The park itself didn't have a lot to offer. There are three main trails, but most of the...More

Thank sbsfl
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have gone camping at many Florida state parks, and I absolutely loved this one! This is the best campsite I have ever had. We were in site 60 because it was the last one available, and I truly believe it’s the best site there....More

Thank emmapkaplan3
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here to fish although water level was somewhat low at this time and didn’t catch a thing I thoroughly enjoyed myself with friends and family. Quiet, clean and beautiful.

Thank Cme M
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This is an exceptional state park. The habitat is in great shape due to frequent burning. The trails are a great example of flatwoods. The dock area, children’s play area and observation tower area has something for everyone.

Thank sheflew
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Kissimmee State Park is a lovely preserve etched with plenty of natural habitat for the hiker, biker, driver, boater, or motorcylist. The real Florida can be explored here. We came upon this treat while out exploring and were happy to find it tucked away. It...More

Thank Cordelia W
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We just stayed the weekend here. We camped in the park in site 29 . There are 60 sites total. Sites are a good distance apart and are spacious. The bathhouse was clean with hooks and benches in the shower area. The park was very...More

Thank Tiffany H
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful scenery. Lake Kissimmee is 35,000 acres. A lot of history as well as wildlife. Park is well maintained. Hiking trails and boat access as well as budget friendly camping.

1  Thank Christa N
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

This is an excellent place to relax at your camp site as it is very quite and lots of birds and wild life, a place to do your laundry (coin operated), Bathroom and Showers is kept clean and very nice, the camp store is stocked...More

1  Thank eve165
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

we were hoping to walk around or by the lake but the park is not on the lake. It seems to be for boats - docks in the park connect to the lake via canals and rivers.

Thank gurufateh k
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Great quiet place for you and your family to have a good time see wildlife and do some fishing and some hiking campsites are good I will be back

Thank Tank E
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21 December 2017|
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mepikes
15 July 2017|
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Response from X1170YUstevenw | Reviewed this property |
From Rte 27 in Lake Wales take Rte 60 East about 9 miles, follow the signs that say to turn left for Lake Kissimmee its about maybe 5 miles off of Rte 60. 0 seconds ago
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Colby C
14 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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