Is Al Lopez Park Safe?

Is Al Lopez Park Safe?

The park felt safe and family oriented. A lot of picnickers and family oriented activities going on. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC. It is a nice park with a little bit for everyone.

How long is al Lopez park trail?

1.2 mile
Al Lopez Park has a 1.2 mile interior loop asphalt multi-purpose trail. The trail is 15 feet wide with overhead lighting.

How many acres is Al Lopez Park?

132 acres
This park includes approximately 132 acres offering a nature trail, freshwater ponds, and a community center.

Can you fish at Al Lopez Park?

Swimming, and taking of fish or wildlife with firearms are prohibited. A fishing license is required for residents from 16 to 64 years of age, and for nonresidents 16 or more years of age, to fish by any method, including cane poles, on a Fish Management Area. Hours: Sunrise to sunset.

How much is a shelter rental at Al Lopez Park?

Al Lopez Park has 15 shelters that may be reserved for private use. Thirteen of the shelters rent for $26.75 with tax and have anywhere from 4 to 6 tables and seat from 32 to 48 persons total.

Is Picnic Island free?

Picnic Island has a beautiful white sand beach, with well kept grills and bathrooms. It’s perfect for families with small kids and with dogs (there’s a dog beach nearby). It is always kept very clean and it’s totally free of charge!! A true gem in South Tampa.

Is there red tide in Tampa?

High concentrations of red tide were found off Pinellas and Sarasota counties; medium concentrations are being found once again in Tampa Bay. Red tide is making a resurgence on the Gulf Coast beaches and in lower Tampa Bay.

When was Al Lopez Park built?

Al López Field was built in 1954 and hosted its first spring training in 1955, when the Chicago White Sox moved their training site to Tampa from California….Al Lopez Field.

Broke ground 1954
Opened March 1955
Closed 1988
Demolished Spring 1989

Can you camp on Picnic Island?

Trailer & Tent Sites We have both seasonal and transient camping. There is 30 AMP electrical hook-up for each site with water throughout the park. Dockage available to campers on a daily or seasonal basis.