Park & Trail Closures

We have reopened a majority of our nature preserves and boat ramps, along with several conservation parks, as well as all neighborhood parks.

Residents utilizing these parks are required to follow social distancing guidelines. Be aware that portions of the parks remain closed, including playgrounds, picnic areas, and kayak/canoe facilities.

Please see our closures and reopenings page for up to date parks information.

Upcoming temporary closures due to parking lot improvements

This preserve will be temporarily closed on July 7, and again on July 15 while we make improvements to the parking lot. It will re-open on the following days. For more information and updates, please call the administrative office at (813) 672-7876.

Upcoming temporary closures due to parking lot improvements

This preserve will be temporarily closed on June 23, and again on July 1 while we make improvements to the parking lot. It will re-open on the following days. For more information and updates, please call the administrative office at (813) 672-7876.

Nature Preserve closed

Apollo Beach is temporarily closed due to construction. We look forward to seeing you soon when our new observation tower is finished. Please visit our current closures and reopenings page to find other parks that are now open.

Upcoming temporary closures due to parking lot improvements

This preserve will be temporarily closed on July 21, and again on July 29 while we make improvements to the parking lot. It will re-open on the following days. For more information and updates, please call the administrative office at (813) 672-7876.

Administrative office temporarily closed

Due to COVID-19, the Bell Creek Administrative office is closed. The nature preserve is open and available to the public.

Park open to bicycle and foot traffic, no motorized vehicles

The park is available for walking and biking, but is closed to motorized vehicles due to road damage caused by flooding.

Camping area update

Due to COVID-19, recreational camping will be limited to 50 percent capacity. The rest of the park is open, however some amenities may not be available.

Camping area update

Due to COVID-19, recreational camping will be limited to 50 percent capacity. The rest of the park is open, however some amenities may not be available.

Swimming and Camping Updates

Due to COVID-19, note the following for Lithia Springs

  • Swimming areas closed
  • Recreational camping will be limited to 50 percent capacity
  • The rest of the park is open, however some amenities may not be available

Park closed

Due to COVID-19 this park remains closed. Please visit our current closures and reopenings page to find other parks that are now open.

Temporary closure due to parking lot improvements

This preserve will be temporarily closed on June 24 while we make improvements to the parking lot. It will re-open on June 25. For more information and updates, please call the administrative office at (813) 672-7876.