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Lake Morton

Lake Morton Drive, Lakeland, FL
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Lakeland swans hangout

Bring a camera because you will see many varieties of swans and other water-loving fowl. As soon... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
FortMeadMamaJo
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Fort Meade, FL
Swan City!

Very pretty spot to view swans and ducks roaming around but even black swans. Most beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
travellouie
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Lakeland, Florida
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“black swans” (15 reviews)
“feed the ducks” (11 reviews)
“bring bread” (8 reviews)
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Lake Morton Drive, Lakeland, FL
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"black swans"
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"feed the ducks"
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"bring bread"
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"beautiful swans"
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"wood storks"
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"royal swans"
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"mute swans"
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"swans swimming"
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"park bench"
in 2 reviews
"nice place to relax and enjoy"
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"queen elizabeth"
in 2 reviews
"white ibis"
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"watch the birds"
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"pretty spot"
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"interesting birds"
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"main feature"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bring a camera because you will see many varieties of swans and other water-loving fowl. As soon as I got out of my car, they swarmed around me, probably due to the people who come out and feed them. I was tickled to have a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very pretty spot to view swans and ducks roaming around but even black swans. Most beautiful, graceful creatures.

Thank travellouie
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lake Morton is a stunning lake, teeming with wildlife, birds of all different types, at all different stages of life. From babies to mature. You can feed them by bringing your own food or paying $0.25 to purchase it from one of the feeder machines....More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018

Lake Morton is a lovely spot to visit the numerous swans, geese, ducks, etc. that inhabit the lake. We like to bring lettuce to feed them. There is no walking path along the lake, but there are some places to sit or have a picnic....More

Thank reise3
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

We took my daughter's dog for a walk at this beautiful lake. There were the most beautiful black swans, white swans, gray swans & even some white swans that were black from the neck up. I'm from Michigan & saw some interesting birds that I've...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

Worth a stop to see Lakeland's swans, along with pelicans, ibis, and ducks on a beautiful lake near downtown. Not a place to walk around (go to Lake Mirror or Hollingsworth for that) but a place to maybe feed birds, or sit on a park...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Very nice area to take a walk, ride a bike and peaceful. Plenty of swans and birds to see while enjoying the peace and quiet.

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

nice area for a walk and therapeutic. Plenty of swan and birds to feed. Kids will have a blast. Parking on the side

Thank Bradley T
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

The is a sister lake to Mirror Lake. Ducks, ducks, and more ducks. A nice place to relax and enjoy the day.

Thank Tim G
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Lake Morton is a small lake on the south side of downtown. Its main feature are the swans - a least four species including black swans from Australia. I've counted as many as 125 white pelicans on a recent visit. Hundreds of water fowl from...More

Thank Robert B
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Response from tntraveler62 | Reviewed this property |
Depending on your pace, about 30 minutes.
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They are nesting at different times and the city will then make sure to enclose their nests. It is a major thing and the city checks on them regularly to make sure that they are doing well. It is actually really beautiful to... More
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