Are there any parks in St. Pete?

As you are searching for a St. Pete apartment, you will want to consider how you plan to spend your free time. Craving fresh air and sunshine seems instinctual in Florida. Luckily for St. Pete residents there is a long list of beautiful parks and beaches to enjoy when you're not hard at work.

If you're apartment hunting in St. Pete, Fort de Soto Park is soon to be one of your favorite local treasures .Why should you go to Fort de Soto? Fort De Soto has consistently received top rankings over time. Fort de Soto's nature trails beaches, and picnic areas are pristine and stunning. So, it's no wonder it has been rated America's number one beach on several occasion. Another unique amenity of Fort de Soto beach is the dog beach. There is a designated beach area where your best friend can enjoy some of that soft Florida sand. Visitors have the opportunity to camp directly on the water, fish from two free piers 24 hours a day, splash in calm waters, rent bikes and kayaks. This is an explorer's paradise!

Wall Springs Park is a historical, natural spring. This park was once used as a spa and bathing area. Now the park has expanded to a include viewing area, boardwalk and information display. This 210 acre park is connected to the Pinellas Trail, which bikers, bladders, and runners use alike. The fun continues in the park with a covered, barrier-free playground, boardwalks, nature trails and a 35-foot observation tower for a scenic view of the Gulf of Mexico. Look for wildlife like squirrels, raccoons, rabbits, reptiles and rare birds that live around Boggy Bayou.

Maybe you want a little city mixed in with the great outdoors? Vinoy Park is part of a two-mile stretch of waterfront in downtown St. Petersburg. This park offers scenic views of downtown, the sparkling waterfront and the adjacent landmark Vinoy Renaissance Resort. The park is a great place to relax in the shade with a book or enjoy the open green spaces with friends and family. It's also home to many of the city's premier events throughout the year such as 97x's "Next Big Thing", Jazzfest, and Rib Fest. Vinoy Park is a mixture of art, vulture, and natural beauty

Knowing what natural amenities that surround St. Pete is important as a resident. Becoming a resident is where Rent Tampa Bay comes into play. Our easy to use search tools let you pick a price, location, amenities and so much more. Simply select your criteria and we do the apartment searching for you. Take a while and review the apartments that we populate. The next step is to contact the apartment complexes and start taking tours. Start early so you can take your time and see all available options. The more apartments you check out, the more likely you are to find the St. Pete apartment that is a perfect fit for you and your lifestyle.

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