Great Egret

This peaceful spot showcases rare habitats and wildlife along an inviting trail system.


Hiking, Bicycling & Horseback Riding

The network of unpaved roads, firebreaks and trail loops attracts hikers, bicyclists and equestrians. Trails include the Cutthroat Grass Trail, a 4.8-mile loop that traverses wet flatwoods and baygall habitats, and the 0.63-mile Dunham Ranch Trail through mesic flatwoods.



Wildlife Viewing


Well-managed habitats at Crooked Lake provides seasonal displays of wildflowers and opportunities to see wildlife such as gopher tortoises, fox squirrels, woodpeckers, kestrels and a variety of resident and seasonal songbirds. Visit the Wildlife page for more information about the area's wildlife.



FWC Facts:
Within 24 hours of hatching, young whooping cranes can follow their parents away from the nest. Together, they forage for plants, insects, snakes, frogs and small animals.

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