Camping

This page lists campsites and campgrounds in the Tampa, Florida area.
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Alafia River Corridor Preserve

Hiking Trail Trail head for the hiking trail is at the north boundary of the Pinecrest Sports Complex (located on Hwy. 39, approximately one mile nor ...

Type of Trail: Horseback RidingWalking
Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
931 Old Welcome Road, Lithia, Florida, 33547
Alafia Scrub Preserve

Alafia Scrub Preserve offers bird watching, geocaching, hiking, nature study, trails - Hiking. The Preserve has eighty acres of hammock, scrub, creeks ...

Area: Riverview/Apollo Beach/Ruskin
10243 Elbow Bend Road, Riverview, Florida, 33578
Alderman's Ford Preserve

Lands on either side of the Alafia River from Alderman's Ford Park westward between SR 39 and Lithia Pinecrest Road. The hiking trail entrance is on t ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
8911 Turkey Creek Road, Lithia, Florida, 33567
Balm Scrub Preserve

This preserve is home to 2692 acres of endangered sand pine scrub, pine flatwoods, oak hammocks, creeks, grassy meadows, and freshwater marshes. Fe ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: Riverview/Apollo Beach/Ruskin
15299 McGrady Road, Wimauma, Florida, 33598
Bayshore Linear Park Trail

Known as the World's Longest Continuous Sidewalk, Bayshore Boulevard is 4.5 miles of scenic views paralleling Tampa Bay. This 10 foot- wide sidewalk s ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: South Tampa (Includes Downtown, Hyde Park, Beach Park)
312 Bayshore Boulevard, Tampa, Florida, 33602
Bell Creek Preserve

This preserve is home to a 500-acre sanctuary featuring pine flatwoods, freshwater marshes, sandhill, swamps, open grasslands, oak hammocks, ponds, sa ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: Riverview/Apollo Beach/Ruskin
10940 McMullen Road, Riverview, Florida, 33569
Brooker Creek Buffer Preserve

Five-hundred acres of oak scrub, pine woods, open fields, cypress swamps, and freshwater marshes in and around Brooker Creek. Access for day use h ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: North Tampa (Carrollwood/Odessa/Land O’ Lakes)
18202 Patterson Road, Odessa, Florida, 33556
Buckhorn Park

This is a non-staffed park. Features include: Court / Field - Basketball (Outdoor) Hiking Playground Trails - Walking

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
2600 Green Valley St., Valrico, Florida, 33596
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Camp Bayou

Camp Bayou is an outdoor environmental education facility operated in partnership between the Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and Conservation D ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: Riverview/Apollo Beach/Ruskin
4140 24th Street SE, Ruskin, Florida, 33570
Cockroach Bay Preserve

Estuarine shoreline, restored tidal wetlands, and replanted upland areas located along both sides of Cockroach Bay Road in Ruskin. Boat ramp access ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: Riverview/Apollo Beach/Ruskin
3839 Gulf City Road, Ruskin, Florida, 33570
Cockroach Creek Greenway Preserve

Five hundred and fifty acres of freshwater marshes, pine flatwoods, streams, and oak hammocks south of Valroy Road and north of the Manatee County Lin ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: Riverview/Apollo Beach/Ruskin
4110 Valroy Road, Ruskin, Florida, 33570
Cypress Creek Preserve

The 2500-acre Cypress Creek Nature Preserve is part of a vast wildlife corridor which extends into Pasco and Polk Counties. Cypress Creek drains in ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: New Tampa (Wesley Chapel/Zephyrhills)
18000 Lizard's-Tail Road, Lutz, Florida, 33647
Dairy Farm Preserve

The Dairy Farm consists of 372 acres of open fields, cypress swamps, created wetlands, and riverine floodplain along the Hillsborough River. The unpav ...

Type of Trail: Horseback RidingWalking
Area: New Tampa (Wesley Chapel/Zephyrhills)
15302 US Highway 301, Thonotosassa, Florida, 33592
Dead River (Wilderness Regional Park)

Dead River is situated at the confluence of Dead River and the Hillsborough River. Nature lovers appreciate a scenic two-mile trail alongside the Hill ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: New Tampa (Wesley Chapel/Zephyrhills)
15098 Dead River Road, Thonotosassa, Florida, 33592
E.G. Simmons Regional Park

E.G. Simmons Park has over 7 miles of shoreline. An additional 200 acres of Mangrove swamp has been preserved as a bird sanctuary. The Park features 1 ...

Area: Riverview/Apollo Beach/Ruskin
2401 19th Ave NW, Ruskin, Florida, 33570
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Edward Medard Regional Park

The park's main attraction is a 700-acre reservoir open for canoeing, boating and catch and release fishing. Located on what was once a phosphate m ...

Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
6140 Edward Medard Parkway, Plant City, Florida, 33567
Eureka Springs Regional Park

This site was developed into a botanical garden of rare and unusual plants as a result of many years of work by Albert Greensburg, who donated the sit ...

Type of Trail: Walking
6400 Eureka Springs Rd., Tampa, Florida, 33610
Florida State Parks

The Florida State Parks System encompasses approximately 158 parks, including everything from museums and cultivated gardens to whole island and immen ...

Fort De Soto Park

Fort De Soto was named America’s Top Beach for 2009. The largest park within the Pinellas County Park System, Fort De Soto park consists of 1,136 acre ...

3500 Pinellas Bayway S., Tierra Verde, Florida, 33715
Hillsborough River State Park

Opened in 1938, Hillsborough River State Park is one of Florida's first state parks; this original CCC Park is divided by the swiftly flowing Hillsbor ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
15402 U.S. 301 North, Thonotosassa, Florida, 33592
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Lake Park Carrollwood

Lake Park offers the perfect combination of fun activities, excitement and breathtaking beauty. This 589-acre Park is a sanctuary for birds and wildli ...

Type of Trail: Horseback RidingWalking
Area: North Tampa (Carrollwood/Odessa/Land O’ Lakes)
17302 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Lutz, Florida, 33549
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Lake Rogers Regional Park

This 272-acre park was developed as a joint venture between Hillsborough County and the City of St. Petersburg. Natural features within the park inclu ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: North Tampa (Carrollwood/Odessa/Land O’ Lakes)
9010 North Mobley Road, Odessa, Florida, 33556
Lithia Springs Regional Park

The 160-acre park, located on the Alafia River, offers varied plant communities, river cypress swamps, hardwood hammocks. The park’s major attraction ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
3932 Lithia Springs Road, Lithia, Florida, 33547
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Upper Tampa Bay Trail

The Upper Tampa Bay Trail is located in residential northwest Hillsborough County. Currently, the trail runs along the west shore of Channel A from a ...

Type of Trail: Horseback RidingWalking
Area: North Tampa (Carrollwood/Odessa/Land O’ Lakes), West Tampa (Westchase/Town and Country/Citrus Park)
9201 West Waters Avenue, Tampa, Florida, 33635