Hickory Hammock Campground

South Florida Water Management District

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McArthur Rd.
Lorida, FL 33857
866-433-6312
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GPS: 27.4478, -81.1771

Last Price Paid: $0
Reservations: Yes
Elevation: 49 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

A free camping reservation is required and must be displayed.

4 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
1bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
2bars
Sprint 3G
3bars
T-Mobile 3G
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 8
Site Number: N/A

OurPopUpParadise would stay here again

“Free, Rural and Quiet”

Reviewed Jan 28, 2018

Overall Rating

The campground host, Bob was very nice but never intrusive. You have to make a reservation (obtain a permit actually) but it’s super easy, free and it’s something you can do online and then they email you the permit. There were plenty of open spots, a feeling of safety due to it being rural and also having a gated entry down a 3.5 mi... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
Sprint 3G

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


1 review
Nightly rate: $1
Days stayed: 0
Site Number: No site number

Trailman would stay here again

“Nice and Free”

Reviewed Jan 15, 2018

Overall Rating

While bicycle touring solo stopped for the night arrived at 3pm set up camping cook dinner, then walked around met lot's of nice people.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
3bars
T-Mobile 3G

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2 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 4

Jeff would stay here again

“Nice, clean and quiet place to camp”

Reviewed Dec 29, 2017

Overall Rating

This place is wonderful. 3.5 miles off the main road and very quiet, except for the air boats a couple of mornings. We will definitely stay here again.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
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Noise
1bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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Margot Bai
Toronto, ON, Canada
17 Taylor Coach Nik Nat
2012 Honda Odyssey
65 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 8
Site Number: n/a

Margot Bai would stay here again

“Quiet rustic campground with mix of shady and sunny sites and back-country trails to explore.”

Reviewed Feb 04, 2017

Overall Rating

We loved this campground for the peace and quiet and wild camping feel. We went just after New Years and there were only a few campers. An equestrian group arrived for the weekend and it was cool to watch them head out on the trails with their horses. The trails were scenic and dog friendly - we spotted barred owls and found wild lem... more

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Noise

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Free Camping at Hickory Hammock Campground, Lorida FL - Explorking

We were happy to leave Istokpoga boat ramp early in the morning and head down the road (about 15 minutes) to Hickory Hammock Campground (27.4478, -81.1771). A permit is required to access the property...

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Fabulous Free Camping In Florida

If there is one thing that living on the road has taught me, it’s to take the road less traveled.  And oh my, how this really rings true when it comes to finding fabulous, free camping in Flori...

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Hickory Hammock | The Tortoise & the Hare

Hickory Hammock Our travels took us to Hickory Hammock Water Management District, northwest of Lake Okeechobee. This equestrian campground has horse trails and a barn where campers can stable their...

Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • boat ramp
  • fishing
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities:
  • big rig
  • fire ring
Facilities:
  • restrooms: vault
Pets:
  • pets

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