Adventure Awaits! 7 Sprawling Parks to Get Lost in Florida's Wild Heart.

7. Crystal River Preserve State Park, 27,500 Acres

6. Waccasassa Bay Preserve State Park, 30,700 Acres

5. Myakka River State Park, 37,000 Acres

4. Charlotte Harbor Preserve State Park, 45,000 Acres

3. John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, 53,000 Acres

2. Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park (54,000 acres)

1. Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park (85,000 acres)

Forget Miami and Orlando; this Florida City is the real gem.