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Ward Island, Mandalay
Ward Island, Mandalay

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Recreation

On these primitive tracts, visitors may enjoy fishing, as well as biking, hiking, and wildlife viewing on administrative roads.

The Mandalay tract also offers hunting. For information, contact:
Access

Ward Island tract:
Access is by river ony.

Mandalay tract from Perry:
Travel 23 miles west on US 98 to Mandalay Road, turn left; travel 1.5 miles and the tract is on the left.

Size
  • Ward Island – 104 acres
  • Mandalay – 551 acres

IMPORTANT NOTICES:
April 11, 2016 - Usher Landing at Manatee Springs State Park is closed due to river flooding.

April 25, 2016 - The Mallory Swamp ATV trail is now open.  For more information call 386-362-1001, or email - recreation@srwmd.org.

February 22, 2016 The District is conducting a timber harvest at the Mattair Springs tract in northern Suwannee County for the next three months.  Visitors should use extreme caution and avoid the harvest area.  For more information call 386-362-1001, or email - 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.