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Larry and Penny Thompson Memorial Park and Campground
Hours of Operation
Sunrise to Sunset
Larry & Penny Thompson Park and Campground is a first-class camping area adjacent to world-famous zoo Miami. It has 270 acres of natural South Florida woodland, bike trails, hiking paths, and a freshwater lake with its own beach that operates seasonally.
Our campground consists of 240 separate campsites for recreational vehicles, each with electrical, sewer and water hook-ups. Amenities include four large bathhouse facilities with laundry, restrooms and showers.
Current Rates are:
- Daily $33.90
- Weekly $192.10
- Monthly $565
New rates effective as of Jan. 1, 2024:
- Daily: $45 + tax
- Weekly: $260 + tax
- Monthly: $750 + tax
For more information call 305-232-1049
Tent camping is currently closed until further notice due to major construction & renovations at our campground.
Picnic Shelter Rentals:
There are 9 picnic shelters available for rent with different prices according to location ranging from $284.82 to $346.88. Shelters hold up to 100 people and have a 6-foot-long barbecue grill, 7 long picnic tables, running water for cleaning purposes. There is no electricity at the shelters. Call the office for dates and availability.
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