The Withlacoochee Gulf Preserve is a 413 acre parcel of undeveloped wetlands located on Florida’s Nature Coast. It consists of mixed hardwood, pine, and cabbage palm forest, tidal marshes, and several salt ponds. The Preserve has a 30 foot observation tower, salt pond boardwalk, Gulf accessible canoe/kayak dock, and a 4500 square foot education center.
If you are looking for a great place for nature photography, hiking, paddling, or bird watching come and enjoy the Preserve. The Education Center also has regularly scheduled talks, presentations, and other hosted events. Calendar
The Withlacoochee Gulf Preserve is located at 1001 Old Rock Road, just off Hwy 40 West, in Yankeetown FL. The Preserve is open daily from dawn to dusk. Directions to Preserve