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  • OCALA NF Temporary Closures Status Update (as of JAN 6)

    For public safety, the following Ocala National Forest recreation areas and roads remain temporarily closed until further notice, due to damage caused by Tropical Storm Nicole:

    • Silver Glen Springs Recreation Area
    • Lake Dorr
    • National Forest Road (NFR) #06
    • NFR #18
    • NFR #61 

    * ALL NF VISITORS: Please be aware of flooded areas, potentially dangerous road conditions and uprooted or water-logged trees weakened by recent storms. 

    ** HUNTERS: Please follow all safety regulations. Do not drive vehicles or fire weapons in restricted areas, or in the direction of areas, occupied by forest residents and visitors.