Stretching for three miles along the south shore of one of South Florida’s larger lakes, Lake Manatee State Park is a great place to cast for largemouth bass. A floating dock extends out off Poley Branch for anglers.
Fees: $4-5 per vehicle
Open: 8 AM until sunset daily
Leashed pets welcome
A popular destination for the many equestrians who live in the area, multi-use for horses, off-road biking, and hiking extend through the scrub forests and ephemeral wetlands on the far side of Poley Branch.