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 want to see "old Florida" and lots of wildlife it's the place to go.
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 too far in. We saw wading birds, but sadly no eagles. I imagine you'd need...
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 to visit the area when hunting season has finished. There are miles and miles of...