Surrounding a clear, spring-fed lake, Wright Lake Recreation Area offers both a day use area for swimming, picnicking, and hiking, and a campground in a beautiful forest setting along one portion of the lakeshore.
At a Glance
Open year round.
Summer hours: 8am to 8pm. Winter hours: 8am to 6pm..
Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
$10 per campsite per night
$3 per vehicle for day use
National Forests in Florida
A full-time volunteer host is always present.
The recreation area is fairly level and easily accessible.
From the intersection of CR 379 and SR 65 in Sumatra, drive south on SR 65 for 2.5 miles. Turn right onto FR 101 (Wright Lake Rd) and follow it west for 1.5 miles to the Wright Lake Recreation Area entrance on the right. Turn right and follow the entrance road up to the kiosk.
Electric trolling motors or paddle boats are welcome on the lake.