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Primitive Campaign

We decided to go and spend a weekend there. A reservation by phone or online is needed, since the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sylvia I
Naples, Florida
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Okaloacoochee Slough State Forest

Okaloacoochee Slough State Forest was very pleasant to drive through and there were deer visible... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2018
Bruce M
North Miami Beach, Florida
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“Primitive Campaign ”
Jul 8, 2018
“Okaloacoochee Slough State Forest”
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6265 County Road 832, Felda, FL
+1 863-612-0776
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to go and spend a weekend there. A reservation by phone or online is needed, since the campsites are few. Only a picnic table and a fire ring are provided. We found 2 portapotties at the campground. There is also a garbage dumpster...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2018

Okaloacoochee Slough State Forest was very pleasant to drive through and there were deer visible from the road at three places. I hope to return when it is a bit cooler outside.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Bruce M
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Great place to see wildlife. Various trails offer excellent viewing and minimal people traffic. Not many know about this area

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Susan S
Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

Took a jeep ride the road are primitive open and closing gates to find roads to explore. Panther, gators, vultures, deer...all types of water fowl no services shoo gas up bring drinks and take your trash out with you.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank seeare99
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

This is a perfect time to visit. Today we watched deer, wild turkey, alligators and an enormous assortment of bird life. The roads are good too. We also drove through the Dinner Island wildlife management area which is adjacent to " Oky" slough. If you...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank ted t
Reviewed February 15, 2016

On the day we visited, the area had been receiving a lot of rain. The day we were there was perfect, but the trails were muddy or wet with water. Even the roadways had areas with deep puddles that made me not want to venture...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank ThompsonDM
Reviewed January 5, 2016

Okaloacoochee Slough State Forest is an amazing place to visit in Florida. It is located in Hendry County which is just below and to the west of Lake Okeechobee. It is truly an example of "old Florida" with oak hammocks and wetland prairies. You have...More

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank ted t
Reviewed March 5, 2015

It is a beautiful place to visit. It is actually one of the last quiet places in Florida. We haven't camped there yet, but it is on our list. We did notice Monsanto Has a large office near here.

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank Omnigreen
Reviewed February 17, 2014 via mobile

Great camp, no one around, no electric, no water. Just you and earth the way it should be. Love this place. We will be back.

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank Richard C
Reviewed September 5, 2013

Just off Route 29, this park offers miles and miles of little used roads and paths that you can explore by truck, bicycle or foot. Many different wildlife area from swamp to Pine and Oak hammocks. Fishing and camping available. Some spots are very remote....More

Date of experience: September 2013
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Response from ted t | Reviewed this property |
There are several camping spots in Okaloacoochee Slough. The main one is high and dry. Should be no problem with water. The shell rock roads are also well maintained and usually dry. However be aware that it is primitive... More