Smith Creek Landing
Smith Creek Landing, at the southernmost tip of the forest and directly on the Apalachicola River, provides the last chance to put in or take out a boat or canoe before heading downriver out of the Apalachicola National Forest.
- This area is popular with river and stream anglers.
- This site is used primarily as a hunt camp during general gun season.
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||Not accessible from US Forest Service property. Go from State Forest to south of Forest Service boundary.|
|Operational Hours:||24 hours|
|Reservations:||First come, first served|
General InformationGeneral Notes:
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.
Camping – Dispersed/Primitive Camping
- Many people enjoy this solitude and primitive experience, but knowing your limits, skills and abilities is a must. Following certain rules and regulations will help make your experience safer and ensure settings remain unspoiled.
- Florida requires a state license for all fishing activities. Visit our fishing web page before you grab your gear.
- Don’t forget your state license. Rules vary by each national forest. Check out our hunting web page for more information.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information