Fore Lake Recreation Area & Campground

With 31 sites tucked in the shade of oaks and pines along shimmering Fore Lake, the Fore Lake Campground is a quiet spot for camping on the western edge of the Ocala National Forest.

Gates open 8 AM to 8 PM. Check In - 3PM Check Out - 11AM

Area Amenities: Tent camping, Camping trailer, Fee charged for some activities, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water, Parking

Fees: $5 per vehicle day-use fee and $20 per camp site per night (first come first serve / pay at fee tube)

Permit Info:Fishing? You must have a valid Florida Freshwater Fishing License.

Restrictions: 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.

Boating - Non Motorized: No gasoline engines are permitted. Canoes welcome.

ALL FEES at Fore Lake Campground are now only payable through

Cash payments will no longer be accepted at this facility, and all reservations must be made online:

This change in process is necessary to protect the investments made by all visitors to this beautiful campground on the Ocala National Forest.

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14434 NE Highway 314
Ocala, Florida 34488

Phone: (352) 625-2520