Three Covered Patio's, Lake-view cottage, but only a short walk to the Lake! BEAUTIFUL DECORATOR FURNISHINGS French Doors from Living rm open to covered Patio. Bedrooms are good sized. Moore head Boat Ramp & Park is 2 miles. Lake Kerr approx 2800 Acre with great Bass Fishing, Bluegill, Water skiing & Kayaking. Short 1/8 mile dirt road. GREAT FAMILY GETAWAY ! Hunting, shopping, bird watching, peace and quiet! Variety of restaurants within 30 miles. Easy day trips to Orlando (Disney World, Epcot, Seaworld, etc.), Gainesville (Natural History Museum, Butterfly Rainforest), Kennedy Space Center, Daytona Raceway, St. Augustine and many beaches along the Florida coast. In the middle of the Ocala National Forrest with hiking, horseback riding, ATVing etc.
- Cottage1056 sq. ft.
- Separate WCs0
- Min. Stay3 nights
- Calendar last updated:
- 15 Oct 2018
Why Drew chose Fort McCoy
This is an ideal spot to explore the forest. *Free 30 minute viewing *Visit the nearby Salt Spring Trail for a two mile hike. You’ll enjoy palms, Spanish moss, pockets of reindeer lichen, and a lake vista.
What makes this Cottage unique
A Guide to Ocala National Forest, Florida. The magical natural fresh water springs or Ocala National Forest are a perfect way to spend a hot day in central Florida – great for a day trip north of Orlando! Ocala is the southernmost forest in the continental U.S., and has the largest sand pine scrub forest. Birders flock to the area to get a chance to see the Florida scrub jay and you have a chance to run into a Florida black bear! Quick tips: +Each of the many springs cost separate admission fee, even if you have America the Beautiful pass +If you just want to photograph the springs, many allow entrance for a short period of time for free +The springs stay a constant temperature of 72 degrees year round – may be chilly so make sure to come on a hot sunny day if you plan on swimming +You can rent a canoe at the springs +Cell reception can be spotty, be sure to have a handy map
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date. 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
The Ocala National Forest, located north of Orlando, is the southernmost forest in the continental United States and protects the world's largest contiguous sand pine scrub forest.
The forest has more than 600 lakes, rivers and springs, including three first-magnitude springs where visitors can swim, snorkel and dive in crystalline waters year round.
Ocala National Forest is in Florida, north of Orlando. It's known for its large areas of sand pine scrub forest. The Juniper Springs, Alexander Springs and Salt Springs recreation areas have natural pools and canoe runs. Hundreds of lakes and ponds include Lake Kerr and the enormous Lake George. One of many trails, the Yearling Trail winds past a sinkhole and the remains of 19th-century homesteads.