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.


Accommodation Type

Cabin, Cabin


Backpacking, Bicycle Trails, Bicycling, Birding, Boating, Camping, Canoeing, Equestrian Riding, Kayaking


Boat Ramp, Boat Ramp, Boat Ramp, Bus Parking, Campfire Activities, Campfires Permitted, Concessions, Convenience Store, Convenience Store, Covered Pavilion, Drinking Water, Dump Station, Elec. 30 Amp, Food/Beverage Service, Gift Shop, Grills, Grills, Group/Youth Camping, Horseback Riding Trails, Hot showers, Ice, Ice, Laundry, Laundry, Number of Sites: 76, Parking, Pay Phones, Pay Phones, Picnic Area, Picnic Area, Picnic Shelter, Picnic Shelter, Pier, Pier, Pier, Playground, Playground, Playground, Restrooms, Showers, Showers, Tables, Tables, Vending machines, Water Access, Water Access, Water Access, 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-accessible Phones, Wheelchair-friendly

Guest Information

Children Allowed, 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, Open Year-Round



Payment Options

American Express, Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Personal Checks, Travelers Checks, Visa