Ross Prairie State Forest

Ross Prairie State Forest

The main area of the Forest, known as Ross Prairie, is a freshwater basin marsh characterized by open areas of wetland grasses surrounded by live oak hammocks. Hiking trails meander through mesic hammocks and sandhills and along depression marshes.


6675 NE 40 Avenue Rd., Ocala, FL 34479


Birding, Camping, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Hunting, Picnicking, State Forest