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Caravelle Ranch Wildlife Management Area


To minimize exposure to COVID-19 and help protect visitors and employees, the FWC is closing all designated campgrounds on the Wildlife Management Area system for a minimum of 30 days beginning Monday, March 23 at 10 a.m. Also, permits for camping after Monday, March 23 will be canceled. On areas where it is currently allowed, dispersed wilderness camping (camping outside of designated campgrounds or where no permit is required) will continue to be allowed, but only for groups of less than 10 people.

Things to Do

Enjoy hunting and fishing, an extensive trail system and excellent wildlife viewing.


Find a variety of resident and migratory wildlife at this Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail site.

Habitat and Management

Pine uplands and wetlands associated with the rivers are actively managed for wildlife and recreation.


The adjacent rivers and fertile uplands have attracted humans for more than five thousand years.

Planning Your Visit

Bordered by the St. Johns and Oklawaha rivers, 11 miles south of Palatka.

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