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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:
Prescribed Fire Notices:

Prescribed fire Operations will be conducted on the following tract(s) on 2/19/2018:

1) The Woods Ferry tract in Columbia County. Prescribed fire activities will be conducted in the central part of the tract north of the main public road.

2) The Natural Well Branch tract in Taylor County. Prescribed fire activities will be conducted north of the river, in the central part of the tract.

3) The Middle Aucilla WMA - Mount Gilead tract in Taylor County. Prescribed fire activities will be conducted on the northern end of the tract on both sides of the main public road.


For the safety of recreational users, public access to burn areas will be closed during burning operations. Contact Scott Gregor, Natural Resource Specialist, at 386.362.8130 for additional information.