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Fred Howard Park, Tarpon Springs
(4.5/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web)
Enjoy the white sandy beaches of Fred Howard Park, which encompasses 63 hectares (155 acres) of land along the Gulf of Mexico. This park, which opened in 1966 and is visited by upwards of 2 million visitors per year, is a relaxing place to swim, walk, or fish and explore rare Florida habitats and wildlife. Watch an eagle or osprey nest, spot a dolphin or manatee in the water, or look for the endangered gopher tortoise. See Fred Howard Park and all Tarpon Springs has to offer by arranging your trip with our Tarpon Springs vacation builder.
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  • We only visited the park for the sunset, which was more than I could hope for. The sky will continue to amaze you as the colors change by the minute. Parking was $5, but we were only there for 20 minu...  more »
  • I bike to Howard Park every day. It's always a gorgeous view of the Gulf of Mexico. I get to see Tropical Birds every visit, and Dolphins periodically. It's a very lovely Park. 
  • This park had everything one could expect for a sun-filled day at one of the many beachy parks. Parking is $5.00/day, has sufficient restroom facilities, plenty of room for everyone to lounge in the s...  more »