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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Area: Riverview/Apollo Beach/Ruskin
15299 McGrady Road, Wimauma, Florida, 33598
Buckhorn Park

This is a non-staffed park. Features include: Basketball Court Frisbee Golf Open Field Picnic Shelters Playground Sand Volleyball Walking Tr ...

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 ...

Area: Riverview/Apollo Beach/Ruskin
4140 24th Street SE, Ruskin, Florida, 33570
Restrooms: yes
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
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 ...

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
Edward Medard Park

Originally called Pleasant Grove Park and Reservoir, Edward Medard Park underwent many transformations before it was donated to The Southwest Florida ...

Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
6140 Edward Medard Parkway, Plant City, Florida, 33567
Restrooms: 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
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 ...

Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
15402 U.S. 301 North, Thonotosassa, Florida, 33592
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Restrooms: yes
Lake Park

Location and Hours Location 17302 N Dale Mabry Hwy. Lutz, FL 33549 Hours Spring/Summer: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Fall/Winter: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ...

Area: North Tampa (Carrollwood/Odessa/Land O’ Lakes)
17302 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Lutz, Florida, 33549
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 ...

Area: North Tampa (Carrollwood/Odessa/Land O’ Lakes)
9010 North Mobley Road, Odessa, Florida, 33556
Restrooms: ywa
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 ...

Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
3932 Lithia Springs Road, Lithia, Florida, 33547