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Crooked Lake - Things to Do

Great egret in flight
Great Egret

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

Wildlife Viewing

Men using binoculars and a scope to watch birds

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.

Hiking, Bicycling & Horseback Riding

Hikers in distance walking along unimproved dirt roads

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.