Experience The Florida Forest From A New Perspective On The Canopy Walk At Myakka River State Park
While some people visit Sarasota for the beautiful beaches and the laid-back salt-life vibe, there is another reason to visit entirely. Myakka River State Park in Florida is a huge park east of the ocean that clocks at 37,000 acres. As one of the largest state parks in the state, there is so much to see and do here. One of the main highlights of the park is a giant canopy walk which takes visitors high about the treetops. Are you brave enough to take this canopy walk?
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Have you ever been to this state park in Florida before? Did you take the canopy walk? Share with us the experience in the comments section! Or if you want to know more about this park, including other attractions within, then check out the Florida State Park website.
Address: Myakka River State Park, 13208 State Rd 72, Sarasota, FL 34241, USA
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A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
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