Park Closures

Occasionally our parks, or certain sections of our parks, must close due to environmental concerns or construction. Check this page for updates.

FishHawk Preserve

The northwest portion of the trail at Fish Hawk Preserve, 16640 Boyette Road in Riverview, is temporarily closed for habitat restoration, prescribed fire preparation, and fence installation.
Updated: 8/2/2017

Upper Little Manatee Nature Preserve

The trail south of the little manatee river, connecting County Road 579 to Leonard Lee Road, is temporally closed for maintenance. For more information, please call our administrative office at (813) 672-7876.
Updated: 8/17/2017

Aldermans Ford Conservation Park

  • The canoe  launch is closed due to high water levels. We we will post updates as conditions change.
  • A portion of the boardwalk is closed for repairs. Guests can access the boardwalk, but they cannot pass through the closed section. We apologize for the inconvenience and will re-open the closed section as soon as repairs are complete. At this time, we cannot estimate how long the repairs will take.
Updated: 08/15/2017

Lithia Springs Park

The deep end of the Lithia Springs swimming area will be closed August 11 and August 18. If you have any questions please call 813-744-5572.

Updated: 08/11/2017

Morris Bridge Park

The boardwalk at Morris Bridge is temporarily closed for maintenance. At this time, we do not know how long the maintenance will last. We will provide notifications as more information becomes available.

Updated: 08/01/2017