Pittman Visitor Center

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Pittman Visitor Center

Open when staffed by volunteers, this visitor center in the southern part of the Ocala National Forest is in a historic Civilian Conservation Corps-era cabin across from the Lake Dorr Recreation Area.

Historic site at Pittman Visitor Center Historic marker at the Pittman Visitor Center Pittman Visitor Center

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Call ahead for hours: 352-669-7495.
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Closest Towns: Altoona lies to the south along SR 19.
Water: Drinking water
Restroom: Yes

General Information


From the junction of CR 42 and SR 19 in Altoona, head north on SR 19 for 3.4 miles to the visitor center on the left.

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Picnic tables
Drinking water
Interpretive Site