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Circle B Bar Reserve

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Wildlife everywhere!

Love Circle B! It is a great walk and along the way keep your eyes out for gators, armadillos and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Saint Louis, Missouri
Florida Winter

Just another beautiful day near Lake Hancock, enjoying the trails with the little. Did a little... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Adrienne F
Lakeland, Florida
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“alligator alley”(42 reviews)
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4399 Winter Lake Rd, You link to the web site is broken, Lakeland, FL 33803-7340
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Reviewed yesterday

Love Circle B! It is a great walk and along the way keep your eyes out for gators, armadillos and hogs! They are in their natural habitat and make for a terrific outing!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just another beautiful day near Lake Hancock, enjoying the trails with the little. Did a little mommy & me yoga on the dock and we say lots of birds, a raccoon, a snake and a mommy hog w/ baby!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Adrienne F
Reviewed 3 days ago

We showed up on a Saturday. The apparently once-weekly tram tour was about to begin. We couldn't get on because you needed to make reservations during the week. Then they felt sorry for us and let us on. Florida nature at its absolute finest. I've...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KerryFla
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first chance we have had since Iram damaged this reserve so much. It's getting there slowly but they are getting there, plenty of bird life,all and 🐢 turtles to see and they seem very relaxed with humans, but remember this is their...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Roger S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to walk or ride hy-brid bike. (connects to Fort Frazier trail,also). Taking pictures. Nice locals.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bec D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for hiking and observing Florida's nature including reptiles and birds. Be careful to respect their habitat as you hike through the Reserve. Be sure to bring comfortable shoes and above all take your camera. They have picnic tables located at the Discovery Centre.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rick L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in town to visit theme parks in Orlando and stopped with our kids (9 & 11) to stretch our legs. What a delight to have a little haven of nature among all the development in southern Florida. We were amazed by the beautiful...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank redtopfarmPA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have gone here many times, each time we see different birds and wild life. There are many trails to walk or bike. they have a map that lets you know how long the trail is, sunny, shady etc. Eagles, Great Blue Herons, owls,Egrets, turtles...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Linda M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best place to go in Polk County if you love the outdoors. There is an abundance of wildlife. Very serene. You will love it here.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lovethewateryall
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wonderful walking trails where you see alligators and more in their natural habitat. There is also a nice check in area with tons of information and photos

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 1bevfox
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Response from Linda M | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge to visit the Circle B!
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Response from gerrygrafstrom | Reviewed this property |
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Response from niteowljune | Reviewed this property |
Based on info at Florida disabled outdoor activities, yes. On my visit there I was using a wheeled walker and got to see a lot. If you have time, a perfect place to drive through 11 miles of awesome nature, try Lake Apopka... More