South Grade

Webster, Florida (Sumter County)

Last Updated: 05/24/2020
4 / 5 ( 1 reviews )
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Highlights

Highlight: South Grade
Richloam Wildlife Management Area spans 58,000 acres, crossing into Hernando, Pasco, Sumter, and Lake counties. Richloam is located in a swamp and is full of outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, and horseback riding! Swamps offer wildlife plenty of food and water to survive so visitors can expect to see various animals from deer, hogs, gators, birds, and plenty of insects. South Grade is a really fun road if you enjoy mud and water! It runs through portions of the Richloam WMA and goes deep into woods and swampland. It is one of four main roads in the area but is much less traveled than the others. It is common to find other vehicles stuck on/around South Grade Road and helping others in need will surely be a memorable event!

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Waypoints

1. Trailhead from FL-471 (0 mi)
There will be no signs or any other identification for South Grade Road. Once turning south off FL-50 drive for about 8 miles and you'll find South Grade Road.

Directions to Trailhead

Starting Point: Intersection of FL-50 and FL-471 in Webster, FL

From FL-50 turn south on FL-471 and drive for about 8 miles. Turn left onto a dirt road, there will be no signs or markings to identify the trail.

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Questions & Answers (1)

Q: hello, how i could make a reservation for camping. I might have two jeeps with the tents on top and one regular tent.
–juan carlos ron (03/09/2020)
–Jeff Bulat (03/10/2020)

Writer Information

Jeff Bulat


Jeff is an outdoor enthusiast located in the central Florida area. He enjoys exploring Florida's less traveled roads, visiting historic sites, and getting away from the city. While on trails Jeff is a huge supporter of tread lightly and believes in, "take out what you take in." A love for vehicles has recently brought Jeff to the world of off-roading. He is still new to the game but is enthusiastic about learning new techniques, vehicles, equipment, technology, and bringing all together to contribute to TrailsOffoad.
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