Alafia River Corridor Nature Preserve

Bird Watching Hiking Trail Primitive Camping Fishing Equestrian Trails

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Location and Hours

Location

9256 South County Rd. 39
Plant City, FL 33567

Hours

Sunrise to Sunset

Contact

(813) 672-7876

Entrance Fee

Free

About

The Alafia River Corridor Nature Preserve (ARCNP), is a 4,070 acre preserve located in eastern Hillsborough County. It encompasses lands along the Alafia River east of the Bell Shoals Bridge, extending upstream along the North Prong into Polk County, and along the South Prong to Jameson Road.

The preserve contains many different habitat types and also includes areas that were formerly mined for phosphate. The site is home to some listed species including gopher tortoises, eastern indigo snake, American alligator as well as many others.

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Amenities

  • Bird Watching
  • Equestrian Trails
  • Fishing
  • Hiking Trail
  • Pets Allowed
  • Primitive Camping