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Box-R Wildlife Management Area

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Things to Do

Visitors find productive hunting and fishing opportunities, as well as paddling and trail exploration by foot, horse or bicycle.


Box-R is home to a wide variety of resident and migratory wildlife.

Habitat and Management

Diverse habitats, managed and restored for wildlife and recreation, contribute to a healthy Apalachicola Bay.


Once a private hunting retreat, Box-R continues to attract hunters and other recreationists. 

Planning Your Visit

Box-R is located along the Apalachicola and Jackson rivers, 5.5 miles west of downtown Apalachicola.

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