The Group Landing

Area Status: Open

Man and woman sitting around fire ring cooking food on end of skewers with colorful tents behind.

This secluded group area offers private group camping on Ocean Pond. Here you can admire the lake's tranquil beauty, swim on the private beach, launch a boat, camp or just visit with friends and family. It's the perfect site for a family weekend or week-long getaway. 

The Group Landing is also available mid-week at a discount for businesses, company picnics, private group outings and any activity that groups of up to 50 people would enjoy in a beautiful outdoor setting.

At a Glance

Reservations: Reservations must be made by calling 1-877-444-6777 or online at
Fees:  $100 per night plus $8 reservation fee.
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Maximum of 50 people allowed at this area
Closest Towns: Lake City

General Information

General Notes:


  • Bathroom with hot showers
  • Boat launch
  • Drinking water
  • Electric and water hook ups for RVs up to 40 feet in length (four)
  • Large fire ring
  • Large barbeque grill
  • Picnic tables
  • Parking
  • Private beach access
  • Private pavilion
  • Tent camping
  • Toilets
  • Trailer camping

Licenses and Passes


  • Boating in the National Forests in Florida is regulated by the state of Florida. Please visit our boating web page before you grab your personal floatation device and head out onto the water.  



Recreation Map

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Campground Camping

Group Camping

Lake and Pond Fishing

Group Picnicking

Boating - Motorized

Boating - Non-Motorized



Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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