What Was Once A Phosphate Mining Site Is Now An Incredible State Park In Florida
For avid mountain bikers, hikers, or just anyone who can appreciate the best Florida nature has to offer, we have an incredible state park that should be on your list. Alafia River State Park in Florida has tons of outdoor activities to enjoy, plus the scenery is about as expansive and serene as you can get. Check out what was once an old phosphate mine that is now the perfect place to spend a weekend.
During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
Have you ever been to this state park in Florida before? Share with us your experience in the comments section! Or if you’re looking for more information about this park, check out the Florida State Parks page.
Address: 14326 Co Rd 39, Lithia, FL 33547, 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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