Big Bass Campground
Spend your next short- or long-term camping trip at Big Bass. With the occasional black bear sighting, this the perfect location to escape the hustle of the city and get back to nature. We offer both tent and RV camping on the south edge of the Ocala National Forest, not far from the Ocklawaha River.
- Big Bass is a seasonal campground in the southern part of the Ocala National Forest, not far from Doe Lake Recreation Area.
Small Game Hunting
- Enjoy the hunting season as you get deeper in the woods to find your game.
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||Expect full recreation sites during weekends. Have backup plans. Sites may close when capacity is reached.|
|Operational Hours:||This site is seasonally closed.
Gates open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Check in: 3 p.m.
Check out: 11 a.m.
|Fees:||$15 per night and a $5 fee for non-campers to dump waste water.|
|Open Season:||October - April|
|Closest Towns:||Weirsdale, Altoona and Eustis|
General InformationGeneral Notes:
- Accessible campground: two sites
- Accessible toilets
- Drinking water
- Tent & RV campsites: 19 sites in the campground
Licenses and Passes
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