About This Campground
Bear Island is an ideal campground for campers looking to get away. Perfectly situated in Big Cypress National Preserve, campers can enjoy the peaceful sounds of nature while experiencing the diverse Florida landscape. Natural Features: This campground is located in an old Florida pine forest.…
- Tent Sites
- RV Sites
- Standard (Tent/RV)
- ADA Access
- Picnic Table
- Phone Service
- Drive InPark next to your campsite
I was here in January and there were very few campers. Sites are level with varying degrees of shade from the palms.
These are primitive sites with vault toilets, so bring what you need! There are food storage boxes available. There's access to off-road trails from this area if you have a…
The camp at Bear island is has a good location to camp with tents and rvs with clean bathrooms with toilets no showers no electrical or water for rvs. Even though it looks close off 75W you have to go through the loop to actually get to the camp ground. There is a mix of campsites raging from a…
You will spend about hour to get there from alligator highway, despite it close location (you need make a loop).
camp by itself is very nice and quiet. it also has two locked entrances to special off-road trails (ORV permit required).
Gator Head - Big Cypress National is located in Florida
From Naples: Follow US HWY 41 east to Turner River Rd (CR 839) and go north approximately 20 miles. From Miami: Follow US HWY 41 west to Turner River Rd (CR 839) and go north approximately 20 miles.