Babcock State Forest

Babcock State Forest

Babcock Ranch Preserve provides habitat for wide-ranging species such as the Florida black bear and Florida panther. The landscape’s dominant feature is Telegraph Swamp, a cypress strand swamp located on the western half of the property.


Babcock Ranch Preserve, 8000 U.S. 31, Punta Gorda, FL 33982


Eco-Tour, Equestrian Trail, Hiking, Hunting, State Forest