Three Lakes Wildlife Management Area, Kenansville

#82 of 105 in Wildlife in Central Florida
Wildlife Area · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
The Three Lakes Wildlife Management Area (not to be confused with Three Lakes near Miami) is the second largest remaining expanse of dry prairie in the United States. It is located approximately 70 miles (110 km) south of the Kissimmee - Disney World area of Central Florida.

The management area is situated near Lake Kissimmee, Lake Jackson and Lake Marian. It comprises 62,000 acres (25,000 ha) including parts of the Kissimmee Prairie. The area is open for recreational uses including hunting, fishing, hiking, and birding.
The area's wildlife includes deer, bobcat, mottled duck, and wild turkey. The management area is also a year-round habitat for the bald eagle.
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  • Great place to drive through or hike in off hunting season. Look for eagles nest in pine trees as you slowly drive through.  more »
  • Three Lakes is a wonderful natural site, comprised of a variety of habitats providing homes for many species, including rare, unusual, and endangered species. You will have to work to see some...  more »
  • Loved this! One of the best places I've camped in Florida. The only neighbors were some cows and deer. Definitely will be returning.
  • Its the best place to go to when you want to get away from life and the busy city life and nature is all around you

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