Moody Branch - Planning Your Visit

Moody Branch Entrance

Helpful Information

Pleasant temperatures in fall, winter and spring are the best seasons for exploring Moody Branch and enjoying seasonal wildflower displays and migratory birds.

  • Dogs are not permitted here.

  • Restrooms are not available at this location.

  • No Daily-Use Permit is required to enter this area.

  • A Special Use-Other Permit (SUP) is required for equestrian use.

  • Vehicles are not permitted and horses may be ridden only on established roads, firelines and designated trails. Public access is prohibited from one-half hour after sunset to one-half hour before sunrise. There is one entrance, with parking, to the public-use area.


FWC Facts:
Whooping cranes mate for life, but they will take a new mate after the loss of the original. The pair will return to use and defend the same nesting and wintering territory year after year.

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