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Lake Dorr Recreation Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

View of Lake Dorr

Along the northwest shore of Lake Dorr, Lake Dorr Recreation Area is set under the deep shade of an oak hammock. Offering RV camping, Lake Dorr also has a boat ramp and picnic area overlooking the lake.

View of Lake Dorr Lake Dorr boat launch Entrance sign for Lake Dorr Campground Campsite at Lake Dorr Recreation Area Campsite at Lake Dorr Recreation Area

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Gates open 6 AM to 10 PM Check In: 3PM Check Out: 11AM
Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $2 per vehicle day use fee.
$12 per night for camping.
$2 boat launch fee.
Permit Info: Anglers must have a valid Florida Freshwater Fishing License.
Usage: Medium-Heavy
  • All Ocala National Forest campgrounds allow pets, but they must be kept on a leash no longer than six feet and are not permitted in designated swimming and picnicking areas.
  • There is a maximum stay limit of 14 consecutive days in a 30 day period.
Closest Towns: Altoona lies just a few miles south along SR 19, with groceries, gasoline, and hardware.
Water: Drinking water
Restroom: Bathhouse

General Information


Drive north along SR 19 from Altoona and watch for the sign on the right, across from the Pittman Visitor Center.

General Notes:

Two canoes are available to campers.

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

34 sites open for tent, camper, and RV camping.

There is a maximum stay limit of 14 consecutive days within a 30 day period.

Fees: $12 per night
Rental info: Four-day stay limit for tent or soft-sided campers; 30-days within a 45-day timeframe stay limit in hard sided trailers. No dump station.


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Water Activities

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Picnic tables
Drinking water
Boat ramp $2 launch fee
Fee charged for some activities $2 day use fee
Tent camping $12 / night
Camping trailer $12 / night
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