Triple N Ranch Wildlife Management Area

Entrance Kiosk Check Station
Kiosk and check station at the main entrance.


Walk-in entrance at the end of Crabgrass Road.

Old Barn Bridge Next to Old Barn
Old farm building located at the southend of the property.


Loop Road near Crabgrass Creek.

Location

Located in Osceola County near Holopaw, Florida.

Directions

From Interstate 95, take exit 180 and head west on U.S. Hwy 192 for about 20 miles. Look for the brown Triple-N-Ranch WMA sign. The entrance will be on your left.  GPS coordinates: N28 07.995 W81 01.254.

Hours

The area is open from dawn to dusk, 365 days of the year.

Entrance Fees

None

Hiking

The hiking trails at Triple-N-Ranch consist of 3 loops, all starting at the kiosk near the wildlife management entrance.  A 2 mile, white-blazed trail called the Flatwoods Loop runs along the edge of a cypress dome and follows an old fire break to the edge of the Crabgrass Creek flood plane before looping back. A 2.5 mile, yellow-blazed trail called  the Crabgrass Creek Loop picks up where the white-blazed trail leaves off and takes the hiker across Crabgrass Creek through beautiful hydric hammocks before looping back on itself. A 7.2 mile, orange-blazed trail called the Triple N Loop passes through a little of everything from pine flatwoods and oak scrub to scenic hammocks along Crabgrass Creek. Both the Yellow and Orange trails are seasonal meaning some sections could be underwater. There's a picnic area with one table located about half-way along the Triple N Loop. Look for a short blue-blazed spur trail to take you there.

New Trailhead Sign Picnic Table
Trailhead Sign Picnic Area
Crabgrass Creek Triple N Trail
Crabgrass Creek

Wildlife

Bobcat Florida Longhorn
Bobcat Longhorn Steer
Pygmy Rattler Black Racer
Pygmy Rattler Black Racer

Hunting

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission manages hunting at the Triple-N Ranch WMA. For up-to-date information on regulations and current hunting schedules, please visit MyFWC.com.

Hunting Schedule 2013 - 2014
Spec. Op. - Deer Oct. 12 - 18, 26 - Nov. 1
Wild Hog - Still Jan. 24 - 26, 31 - Feb. 2, 7 - 9, 14 - 16
Small Game Nov. 23 - Jan. 19
Spec. Op. - Turkey Mar. 15 - 21, Mar. 29 - Apr. 4, 12 - 18

Maps

Topo Map
Topo Map (Large Size)

Color Infrared Aerial Map

Aerial Map

GPS Data

File Formats Downloads
TopoGraphix ExpertGPS trails.gpx
Garmin MapSource trails.mps, trails.gdb
Google Earth trails.kmz
National Geographic TOPO! trails.tpo

Flowers

Blue Eyed Grass Sensitive Briar Blueheart
Blue Eyed Grass Sensitive Briar Blueheart
Pine Lily Tall Elephantsfoot
Pine Lily Tall Elephantsfoot

Local Weather

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Conditions

Muscadine Grapes

Additional Information

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Last updated on 21-Nov-2013.