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    Big Cypress

    National Preserve Florida

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  • 2014 Zone 4 Closure

    Beginning at 12:01 am Monday, April 7, 2013, the Zone 4 airboat access within Big Cypress National Preserve will be closed due to low water conditions. More »

  • Turner River Closure

    Turner River is closed due to low water conditions. It is advised that visitors consider paddling Halfway Creek as an alternative. More »

  • Campground Closure

    Beginning January 27, through August 28, Burns Lake Campground will be closed to camping. It will still be accessible for day use and backcountry access, however. More »

  • Interstate 75 Mile Marker 63 Closure

    Beginning summer of 2013, the rest area and backcountry access at Mile Marker 63 will be closed due to construction. More »

Off-Road Vehicle Advisory Committee Press Releases

2013

01/03/13 - 2013 ORV Advisory Committee Meetings


2012

10/18/12 - Notice of 11/07/12 meeting

8/16/12 - Notice of 8/30/12 meeting (87.8 KB, .pdf)

5/11/12 - Notice of 5/15/12 meeting (32.0 KB, .doc file)

1/20/12 - Notice of 2012 meetings (28.5 KB, .doc file)


2011

11/23/11 - Notice of 12/6/11 meeting (31.0 KB, .doc file)

10/13/11 - Notice of 10/18/11 meeting (32.5 KB, .doc file)

6/9/11 - Cancellation notice of 6/23/11 meeting (27.5 KB, .doc file)


2010

12/13/10 - Notice of 2011 meetings (28.5 KB, .doc file)

8/12/10 - Notice of 8/17/10 meeting (28.0 KB, .doc file)

6/16/10 - Notice of 6/22/10 meeting (30.0 KB, .doc file)

1/20/10 - Notice of 2010 meetings (28.5 KB, .doc file)


2009

9/4/09 - Cancellation notice of 9/15/09 meeting (26.5 KB, .doc file)

7/9/09 - Cancellation notice of 7/21/09 meeting (27.0 KB, .doc file)

3/20/09 - Notice of 3/24/09 meeting (29.5 KB, .doc file)

1/8/09 - Notice of 1/20/09 meeting (29.5 KB, .doc file)


2008

11/4/08 - Notice of 11/17/08 and 2009 meetings (30.0 KB, .doc file)

9/17/08 - Notice of 9/23/08 meeting (29.5 KB, .doc file)

7/14/08 - Notice of 7/21/08 meeting (29.5 KB, .doc file)

5/6/08 - Notice of 5/12/08 meeting (29.0 KB, .doc file)

3/14/08 - Burns Lake trail proposal (28.0 KB, .doc file)

3/3/08 - Notice of 3/18/08 meeting (29.0 KB, .doc file)


2007

11/9/07 - Notice of 11/29/07 meeting (29.0 KB, .doc file)

10/10/07 - Committee establishment (28.5 KB, .doc file)

Disclaimer: Links within the above document(s) were valid as of the date published.

Did You Know?

Airboat traveling through wet prairies.

Airboats are one of the approved ways to access remote areas of Big Cypress National Preserve. Remember, all off-road vehicle access requires a valid permit, and visitors operating ORVs need to know the legal areas they can operate.