Alafia River State Park is located in southeastern Hillsborough County, about 30 miles southeast of Tampa. It consists of 6,312 acres. Recreational opportunities include camping, fishing, canoeing, and picnicking. A network of 40 miles of trails offer horseback riding, hiking, and some of ...
Alafia River State Park is located in southeastern Hillsborough County, about 30 miles southeast of Tampa. It consists of 6,312 acres. Recreational opportunities include camping, fishing, canoeing, and picnicking. A network of 40 miles of trails offer horseback riding, hiking, and some of the best off-road/mountain bicycling in the state. Seasonally Alafia River State Park offers bicycle races. This park is open 365 days a year. For further information on this campground, please click on the following link: click here
Services & Amenities:
Accessible Hiking Trails
Accessible Picnic Area
Accessible Pit Restroom
Ada Accessible Restroom
Boat Trailer Park Lot
Covered Group Structure
Group Picnic Shelters
Guided Interpretive Hikes
Horse Camp Facility
Lake Front Sites
Nature Viewing Area
Paved Accessible Site
Special Event Area
Within 10 Miles
Greater Than 10 Miles
Alerts and Important Information
The park gates close at sunset. If you plan to arrive late please
contact the park prior to 5 PM on the day of your arrival.
Check in time can be anytime after the park opens that a site is
available.In some cases, campers may need to wait until 1pm for previous campers check out time.
Pets are welcome overnight in all the camping parks. Pet rules
Domestic breeds of dogs, except guide or signal dogs or animals trained to assist individuals with a disability, cats, fur-bearing animals, birds and reptiles are not allowed in food-service areas, cabins or cabin areas, primitive campgrounds, beaches where bathing and swimming are permitted, either land and water portions, park buildings, playgrounds, and areas designated by park management. Captive wild species, whether native or non- native, and barnyard animals, except horses, are not allowed.
Pets must be well behaved at all times and confined in the owner's
camping unit during quiet hours. Unconfined pets may not be left
unattended for more than 30 minutes and must be on a leash no more than 6 feet long. Please do not tie pets to park vegetation, natural or manmade structures or facilities. Pet owners must pick up after their pets and properly dispose of all droppings in trash receptacles.
Horse owners and users will be asked to show their certificate of a current negative Coggins Test for all horses entering the park.
A pet that is noisy, disturbing, intimidating or dangerous to other
people or pets, or which damages park resources, will not be allowed to remain in the park.
No one younger than 18 may camp overnight unless accompanied by a responsible adult, who will remain onsite for the period rented.
ALAFIA RIVER STATE PARK 14326 S.COUNTY ROAD 39 LITHIAFL33547