Lake Dan Nature Preserve

Bird Watching Equestrian Trails Fishing Playground

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Location and Hours


19116 Huckavalle Rd.
Odessa, FL 33556


April 1 - Sept. 30

  • Daily: 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM

Oct. 1 - March 31

  • Daily: 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM


(813) 264-8513


This 1100-acre Preserve contains two lakes, dry pine and oak woods, freshwater marshes, seasonally wet pine flatwoods, and cypress swamps.

Trail Map

Fishing, hiking and equestrian information

  • Parking for fishing and hiking access is located at 19116 Huckavalle Road
  • Trailer parking for equestrian users is located at 11009 Tarpon Springs Road
  • The equestrian trail is 5.6 miles in length and will be closed at the peak of the summer rainy season during flooded conditions
  • We do not provide horseback riding rentals; you must bring your own horse


  • Bird Watching
  • Equestrian Trails
  • Fishing
  • Pets Allowed
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground