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Start your park explorations at the visitor center in one of the oldest and largest state parks. Here you can watch short movies about Myakka and see many wildlife exhibits. Hikers can explore trails that cross large expanses of rare Florida dry prairie.   Scenic lake tours are offered daily on the world´s two largest airboats. Be aware that on a cold day the chance to see the hundreds of alligators living in Myakka Lake, is not so great. They are hiding underwater to stay warm. Safari tram tours of the park´s backcountry are offered from mid-Dece...
Start your park explorations at the visitor center in one of the oldest and largest state parks. Here you can watch short movies about Myakka and see many wildlife exhibits. Hikers can explore trails that cross large expanses of rare Florida dry prairie.   Scenic lake tours are offered daily on the world´s two largest airboats. Be aware that on a cold day the chance to see the hundreds of alligators living in Myakka Lake, is not so great. They are hiding underwater to stay warm. Safari tram tours of the park´s backcountry are offered from mid-December through May.
More information about hiking on the Florida Hikes website.
The park is on the "Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail".
This is the official Park Map and Trail Map by the Florida Park Service.
Start your park explorations at the visitor center in one of the oldest and largest state parks. Here you can watch short movies about Myakka and see many wildlife exhibits. Hikers can explore trails that cross large expanses of rare Florida dry prairie.   Scenic lake tours are offered daily on the world´s two largest airboats. Be aware that on a cold day the chance to see the hundreds of alligators living in Myakka Lake, is not so great. They are hiding underwater to stay warm. Safari tram tours of the park´s backcountry are offered from mid-Dece...

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