CAMPING, FULL FACILITY
If you seek a camping spot where tranquility and peace are a must, look no further. The camping area is situated along the conifer-lined shore of Lake Alafia, which offers a spectacular view. This modern camping facility offers 30 family campsites, which can accommodate tents, pick-up campers, trailers and motor homes. Twelve of the campsites are equipped with accommodations for equestrian campers. Alafia River State Park's spacious paved campsites are outfitted with 20/30/50 amp electric service, water hook-up, a picnic table and a fire ring. Additional amenities include two picnic pavilions and an amphitheater with community fire pit. Pets are welcome, but must be on a leash (up to six feet in length) or otherwise under the owner's control at all times. Three campsites and campground bathhouses, recently renovated, are ADA accessible. Many of the park's dedicated hiking trails are near the campground.
Because of Alafia River State Park's location and available activities, the family friendly campground is the host site for numerous festivals.
Maximum RV length = 55 ft.
Hammock camping is designated in campsites number 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30. Set up using hammock straps at least 2 inches wide on the trees at least 12 inches in diameter. If you are Hammock Camping please tell the Ranger at check-in.
Twelve of the campsites in this campground are equipped for equestrian campers. There is a 12 stall horse barn available for campers. There is no additional fee to use the barn. It is first come, first serve basis. Alafia River's spacious paved campsites are outfitted with 20/30/50 amp electric service, water hook-up, a picnic table and a fire ring. Additional amenities include two picnic pavilions and an amphitheater. Pets are welcome, but must be confined and on a leash (up to six feet in length) or otherwise under physical control at all times.
Primitive camping is available for organized groups. The sites are primitive and do not have running water, electricity or restrooms. The camping area is located along a hiking trail, and requires a 2-mile hike (round trip). A map and directions will be provided upon arrival. The camping area accommodates up to 30 people and 10 tents; a minimum of 8 people is required. The site includes a picnic table and fire ring with benches. Campers are required to pack in all food and water, and pack out all trash. Call the park for reservations at (813) 672-5320.
Reservations: Reservations may be made up to 11 months in advance through ReserveAmerica. Book Online or call (800) 326-3521 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.) or TDD (888) 433-0287