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Withacoohee State Forest

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Be careful here

Nice place to get lost in the woods. Some trails are well marked and some are not. The really... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2017
Spring Hill, Florida
Beautiful place to pass through

We just passed through on our trip to south Florida. Nice place in the north of the state. Nice... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
Belleville, Michigan
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This forest has many trails to explore, whether by foot, bike or horse.
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

Nice place to get lost in the woods. Some trails are well marked and some are not. The really strange thing about this National Forest they do not allow dogs. Only Hog Island. Make sure you were plenty of bug and tick repellant. We are...More

Thank ace2016
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We just passed through on our trip to south Florida. Nice place in the north of the state. Nice place for a break.

Thank Travelmoorenow
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I went to the Citrus Wilderness area tract on aMonday afternoon and I was alone. According to my GPS i hiked 2.25 miles into the woods and did not see another person. About a mile in the forest thickens to old growth and is very...More

Thank DJB1954
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Not an overly large location, beautiful area to enjoy the scenery, take a walk in nature, have a picnic or go camping....all for $2.00. We took a walk along the walkways and river, enjoyed seeing the birds, spent about two hours and had covered it...More

Thank Doris G
Reviewed 14 January 2016

The sun was out, and it was warm, a perfect day for stroll taking in the beauty and wildlife. A relaxing visit.

Thank Pauline B
Reviewed 8 July 2015

You never run out of trails to explore. Trails have a lot of variety...flat, uphill, or combined. Not crowded. Multiple entry points.

Reviewed 5 July 2015

Went with my girlfriend and was amazed. The forest was silent and gorgeous. Paths were maintained and clear. Climbed through Vernal cave and Peace cave and was blown away. It isn't often that you can find caves in the middle of a forest that have...More

4  Thank Landen E
Reviewed 25 March 2015

the scenery is great and most of the fauna is old florida. the forest settings are quiet and serene, public areas are clean and well kept

Thank dsnurse34323
Reviewed 13 March 2014

We wanted a good hike through the Withlacoochee State Forest (note the correct spelling), but we spent quite a while finding it. There are patches of state forest scattered over several counties, and we wasted an hour driving to the ranger station north of Brooksfield....More

9  Thank murraba
Reviewed 21 February 2014

We rented bikes to travel the trail around a lovely lake. Bike paths are well maintained and smooth. The scenery is fantastic - peaceful and refreshing. A great time

Thank Riverliver
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