Myakka River State Park

One of Florida'ss oldest and largest state parks. Florida's only state "Wild and Scenic River" flows through 57 square miles of wetlands, prairies, pinelands and shady hammocks. The park is popular for bicycling, hiking, fishing, camping, kayaking, airboat and tram tours and wildlife observation.



Bicycling, Birding, Canoeing, Equestrian Riding


Boat Ramp, Boat Ramp, Bus Parking, Campfire Activities, Campfires Permitted, Concessions, Convenience Store, Dump Station, Elec. 30 Amp, Grills, Grills, Ice, Laundry, Number of Sites: 76, Picnic Area, Picnic Area, Pier, Playground, Playground, Playground, Showers, Water Hookup


Daily, Daily, Weekly, Weekly

Average Visit Time

2 - 3 hours, Full day, Half day, Multi-day

Camping Type

Primitive Camping, RV Sites, Tent Sites

Disabled Traveler Information

ADA Picnic Tables, Handicapped Parking, Raised Grills, Raised Grills, Raised Toilets, Ramps, Shower Grab Bar, Showers with Seats, Wheelchair-friendly

Guest Information

Family Friendly, Wireless (Wi-Fi)

Hours of Operation

Dates closed: Tram tour is not available June 1 - Dec.14., Hours: 8 a.m. - sunset. daily