Richloam - Goat Road

Webster, Florida (Hernando County)

Last Updated: 09/02/2020
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Highlight: Richloam - Goat Road
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 for wildlife so visitors can expect to see various animals from deer, hogs, gators, birds, and plenty of insects. Goat Road is a simple 4WD trail located in Richloam Wildlife Management Area. It connects to the Historical Richloam General Store which is a neat place to stop and pick up some snacks. Goat Road is a flat trail with lots of potholes and mud puddles. Goat Road is an elevated trail cutting through the center of a swamp. Scenic views range from charred trees from old prescribed burns to bright green swampland.

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Waypoints

1. Goat Road Trailhead (0 mi)
Goat Road is right next to Richloam General Store off Historical Richloam Road; check it out!

Directions to Trailhead

Starting Point: Webster

At the intersection of FL-50 and FL-471, take FL-50 west for about 6.2 miles. On the left/south side, there will be a large brown sign for Withlacoochee State Forest Richloam Trailhead and a roadsign for Richloam Clay Sink Road. Turn left/south Richoam Clay Sink Road and follow it until reaching Richloam General Store. Turn right/west onto Goat Road and the trailhead begins.

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Not allowed

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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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