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Okaloacoochee Slough State Forest

6265 County Road 832, Felda, FL
+1 863-612-0776
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Great wildlife

Great place to see wildlife. Various trails offer excellent viewing and minimal people traffic... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Susan S
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Brookfield, Illinois
EXPLORING THE VAST INTERIOR OF"THE REAL FLORIDA"

Took a jeep ride the road are primitive open and closing gates to find roads to explore. Panther... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2017
seeare99
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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“bird life” (2 reviews)
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6265 County Road 832, Felda, FL
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great place to see wildlife. Various trails offer excellent viewing and minimal people traffic. Not many know about this area

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Took a jeep ride the road are primitive open and closing gates to find roads to explore. Panther, gators, vultures, deer...all types of water fowl no services shoo gas up bring drinks and take your trash out with you.

Thank seeare99
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is a perfect time to visit. Today we watched deer, wild turkey, alligators and an enormous assortment of bird life. The roads are good too. We also drove through the Dinner Island wildlife management area which is adjacent to " Oky" slough. If you...More

Thank ted t
Reviewed 15 February 2016

On the day we visited, the area had been receiving a lot of rain. The day we were there was perfect, but the trails were muddy or wet with water. Even the roadways had areas with deep puddles that made me not want to venture...More

Thank ThompsonDM
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Okaloacoochee Slough State Forest is an amazing place to visit in Florida. It is located in Hendry County which is just below and to the west of Lake Okeechobee. It is truly an example of "old Florida" with oak hammocks and wetland prairies. You have...More

2  Thank ted t
Reviewed 5 March 2015

It is a beautiful place to visit. It is actually one of the last quiet places in Florida. We haven't camped there yet, but it is on our list. We did notice Monsanto Has a large office near here.

1  Thank GreenPassion
Reviewed 17 February 2014 via mobile

Great camp, no one around, no electric, no water. Just you and earth the way it should be. Love this place. We will be back.

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 5 September 2013

Just off Route 29, this park offers miles and miles of little used roads and paths that you can explore by truck, bicycle or foot. Many different wildlife area from swamp to Pine and Oak hammocks. Fishing and camping available. Some spots are very remote....More

7  Thank Dan P
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Pack a picnic lunch and pack a fishing pole. Ride your bike on the deserted roads or ride in your car.Take a look through your camera and look out for the local critters. It's no amusement park, but it sure is amusing to park, sit...More

6  Thank Debi C
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David M
26 January 2016|
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Response from ted t | Reviewed this property |
There are several camping spots in Okaloacoochee Slough. The main one is high and dry. Should be no problem with water. The shell rock roads are also well maintained and usually dry. However be aware that it is primitive... More
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