Larry & Penny Thompson Park


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Campground Description

Larry and Penny Thompson Campground is a first-class camping area adjacent to world-famous Metrozoo. It has 270 acres of natural South Florida woodland, bridle trails and hiking paths. The Campground has 240 separate campsites for recreational vehicles, with full electrical and water hook-ups, four large restroom/laundry facilities with hot showers, a camp store, picnic shelters, a large freshwater lake with its own beach and water slide (open seasonally) (lifeguards on duty), a playground, concession stand, access for the disabled, a jogging and bike trail, and more. Pets are welcome, but must be kept on a leash.
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Posted by: Mongoose on June 12, 2009
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    Campground Activities

    Camping, Swimming, Fishing, Bicycling, Nature Trails.

    Campground Amenities

    Waterslide & the Miami Metrozoo nearby. Also a train depot (park) next to the Metrozoo.

    Reservation info

    For reservations, call 305-232-1049.

    Camping Fees

    $30 per night

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    Q: i do not have a camper or tent, i'm looking for a retreat space for myself. do you have individual rooms? -Guest

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    Reviews of Larry & Penny Thompson Park

    Reviewed by Mongoose on June 12, 2009

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    Very shaded campground with great facilities. Miami Metrozoo nearby with some kind of train depot (park) next to the zoo. Love this place! Great place for the family to get away from the city life.
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