Ocala National Forest Farles Prairie Recreation Area
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Overview

Location
Address: 29045 NFR 22, Umatilla, Florida 32784
GPS: 29.103983, -81.672144
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Local Directions: South of SR 40 off SR 19. Look for signs on the right. Turn onto FR 22 and continue until you arrive at Farles Prairie

Contact Information
Local Phone: 1-352-625-2520
Website: http://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea...
  Sites
10 RV Sites, 10 Tent Sites, 10 No Hookup

Rates
Daily Rates: Free - $5.00

Facilities & Services
No Showers, Vault Toilets

Recreation
ATV / OHV, Boat Ramp, Canoeing, Fishing, Hiking, Kayaking

Policies
Pets Welcome
 
Description
Beautiful Day Use Area

Set along the shores of Farles Lake, this recreation area is a launch point for outdoor adventures, including boating, birding, and fishing along the lake and prairie system. The recreation area has an OHV corral accessible for riders along the Ocala Adventure Trail to enjoy the amenities at this site, access to the Florida Trail, and, during hunting season, a limited number of campsites which require purchasing a special use pass.
Sites
Total Sites10
   
RV Sites10
   
Tent Sites10
No Hookup (10)
Rental Units
None
Rates
Sites
Facilities and Services
  Hours Description Fees
No Showers  
Vault Toilets  
Recreation
  Hours Description Fees
ATV / OHV   A scenic stop along the OHV trail
Bird Watching  
Boat Ramp  
Boating  
Canoeing  
Fishing   Bank fishing possible - Largemouth bass, crappie, and bluegill
Hiking   Florida Trail borders Farles Prairie
Kayaking  
Power Boating  
Events

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Nearby Attractions
About one hour from Orlando and the attractions. Close to the Centennial OHV Trail where you can take a 47 mile ride on your ATV or UTV. And a short drive to visit the numerous local area natural springs including the famous Juniper Springs.
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Other Policies
Dishes
Washing dishes at hand pump is prohibited

General
No camping in this area unless you have purchased a Hunt Camp Permit during hunting season

Gray Water
No dumping

Pets
All Ocala National Forest campgrounds allow pets, but they must be kept on a leash no longer than six feet and are not permitted in designated swimming and picnicking areas.

Quiet Hours
Quiet hours run 10pm - 6am
Contacts
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