What Are Some Recreation Options on the Withlacoochee River?

What Are Some Recreation Options on the Withlacoochee River?

What Are Some Recreation Options on the Withlacoochee River?

Some of the recreational options on the Withlacoochee River in Florida include canoe paddling and fishing. Withlacoochee River Park provides a canoe launch and fishing pier. A license is required for fishing. The 260-acre park is open every day from sunrise to sunset.

Paved roads are available for inline skating and bicycling. The park's other facilities include a picnic pavilion, playgrounds, recreation field and a 40-foot observation tower. The Great Florida Birding Trail is located in the western part of the park. With a permit, camping is allowed in various locations. The Florida Trail Association maintains 5.2 miles of hiking trails.