Beautiful state park. But was disgusted that we camp there because are kids are older and love swimming you have to pay $4.00 per person and pool closes @ 6. That was part of the reason we came to Florida was to swim and enjoy...More
About Hillsborough River
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My daughter is attending USF and we decided to get some exercise and walk around this riverfront. It is very nicely done, easy to walk and beautiful neighborhood surrounding it. I would definitely recommend this as a beautiful way to get some exercise.
We live about an hour south and love coming up to the Hillsborough to canoe/kayak. We use Canoe Escape, an outfitter in the Sergeant state park. Last Saturday morning it was quiet and misty amidst the Spanish moss and cypress knees. We were greeted with...More
They have great trails to walk and great nature and rapids and boating and walking and jogging and so on. You will love this park is nature and exercise is you deal. There are picnic areas as well. Take LOTS of Bug and Sun Screen...More
We loved this park and campground for our on night stay. The old trees are beautiful and they have kayak and bike rentals, a nice playground for the kids and walks for every taste. The river is almost black and stunning. Definately something to stay...More
Hillsborough River winds through Tampa. It's a tidal river, so when tide comes in the water flows upstream. Water taxi tours, the river is beautiful and relaxing. You can canoe, kayak, fish, bike. There is a bike path. Lots of birds, some dolphins, manatees, turtles,...More
I'm prejudiced because i'm lucky enough to live on the River. My wife and I spend a majority of our time sitting in our Florida room watching the river flow and the nightly flight of flocks of birds heading up river to nest. We have...More
To watch the Hillsborough River in a nice cool day is very relaxing. A place to see Alligators and maybe some manatees. I enjoy it very much.
I have canoed this river for many years and never tire of the beauty and the wildlife always on display. Occasionally interrupted by power boaters, the farther up river you go , the less you are likely to be bothered by such outrages. Don't feed...More
Enjoyed the beautiful scenery and the lazy alligators as we canoed down the river. Best to do on a sunny day when more gators are out.