Prescribed fires are planned for the near future. Please the following link to learn more about specific dates and locations. 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 »
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 »
Monroe South Trail Closed 03/08/2011
Contact: Bob DeGross, 239-695-1107
As part of the Loop Road repair project the Monroe South Trail will be closed on Tuesday, March 8, 2011. This closure will be for one day only, the trail will re-open on Wednesday, March 9. During the closure the culvert will be replaced at the trail access point.
For more on the Loop Road repair project click here.
Did You Know?
HP Williams and Oasis Visitor Center are popular places to see alligators. The best time to see large congregations of alligators is typically January-May. Do not feed or approach wildlife.