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Devil's Hammock
Devil's Hammock
Photo Credit: John Moran

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Biking Fishing Hiking Riding Hunting Picnicking Wildlife Viewing
Note: Hunting is allowed in permitted areas only.
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Recreation

Visitors may enjoy biking, hiking, horseback riding, and wildlife viewing on administrative roads, in addition to fishing and hunting. A picnic pavilion is available at the river camp.

For more information on hunting, contact the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission at:
Access

Devil's Hammock tract from Bronson:
Travel west on SR 24 and the tract is on the right. There are four entrances into the property: the southwest trailhead entrance, the Parker Field entrance, the river camp entrance, and the hunter check station entrance.

Devil's Hammock (county portion) from Bronson:
Travel west on ALT US 27, turn left on NE 94th Place; follow the road to the dead end at Blue Springs Park.

Size
  • District ownership – 4,274 acres
  • Levy County ownership – 3,500 acres acres

IMPORTANT NOTICES:

November 7, 2016 - CAUTION: Due to extreme drought conditions please use caution during all outdoor activities.  Sparks from vehicles, cigarettes, equipment and vehicle exhaust systems parked on grass can start a wildfire.  REPORT ALL FIRES TO 9-1-1.

November 1, 2016 –  Goose Pasture Campground and Goose Pasture Group Camp will close on November 5, 2016 during hunting season.  They will reopen on January 23, 2017.  For information contact Edwin McCook 386-647-3106 or recreation@srwmd.org.

January 21, 2016 - Road 55-4 in the Steinhatchee Springs tract located on the west side of SR 51 has been closed to vehicles due to extreme wet conditions.