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Peacock Slough
Peacock Slough

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Recreation

On this primitive site, visitors may enjoy biking, hiking, horseback riding, and wildlife viewing on administrative roads. The Peacock Slough River Camp is the fourth river camp between White Springs and Branford and provides 5 sleeping platforms, a picnic pavilion, restrooms with hot showers, and a tent-camping area.

For more information on the Suwannee River Wilderness Trail, call or visit:

Access

Peacock Slough tract from Live Oak:
Travel south on SR 51 to Luraville, turn left on 180th Street; travel approximately 100 yards, turn right on 203rd Road; travel south .5 miles; the entrance is on the left.

Size
  • 1,174 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.