Osceola - FR284

Sanderson, Florida (Baker County)

Last Updated: 04/02/2020
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Highlight: Osceola - FR284
Osceola National Forest is one of three National Forests in Florida. Spanning 266,000 acres Osceola is the smallest of Florida's National Forests. Exploring Osceola National Forest can be done in many ways such as hiking, ATVs, horseback, and street-legal vehicles. Ocala National Forest is great for anyone looking to hunt, camp, watch wildlife, or visit the Lewis D. Whitaker shooting range! National Forest Road 284 is a winding trail located in southeastern Osceola National Forest. FR284 has a few ATV and dirtbike intersections along the way. FR284 is mainly a scenic trail with tall trees surrounding the road, however, there are areas that will become muddy during the wet season.

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Waypoints

1. National Forest Road 284 Trailhead (0 mi)
FR284 starts just north of FR211.

Directions to Trailhead

Starting Point: Lake City, Florida

At the intersection of US-441 and NE Gum Swamp Road, take NE Gum Swamp east for 12.6 miles. Turn right/south onto FR211 and follow it for 1.6 miles. On the left/east side of FR211, there will be a dirt road with a brown sign for FR284; this is the trailhead.

Camping

Not allowed

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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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