About this listing
Perfect getaway for cave, open water or skin divers and those who love swimming in Florida's natural, crystal clear 72 deg. Springs. Go bird watching or swim with the Manatees. Kayak the Suwanee & Santa Fe Rivers. Observe & learn homestead operations: chickens, goats, peacocks and home grown natural produce. Fish the Gulf, rivers, & lakes, or hike the thousands of acres of nearby wildlife management areas.
Enjoy Florida's Nature Coast!
Camper on private homestead close to beautiful natural springs, caves, Gulf of Mexico, Suwanee River, Sante Fe River, lakes, State Forest & Wildlife areas. Goats, chickens, home grown and home made produce. Scenic river trails, horseback riding, U of Florida - Gainesville (Gators).
Each camper has a stove, kitchen sink, fridge, and bathroom and shower.
There's a fire pit with firewood provided. A grill and smoker is available for use. Table, chairs and utensils are provided. Just bring the food, drinks and ice (for the drinks).
Don't hesitate to call if there's something you need.
Relax by the campfire or play a friendly game of horsehoes.
Bring your boat or horse. Plenty of trails to hike, bike or ride.
Interaction with guests
Check in. Check out. Assistance in planning and logistics for Cave or Open Water diving, kayaking, swimming, fishing, hiking or other outdoor activities. Provide these services, or schedule other service providers if, when requested.
Can guide you in cave diving this areas numerous caves.
Other things to note
Some cell phones have spotty service. Internet is available, but painfully slow. Expect to hear roosters crow in the morning and goats baaaah for morning feeding. Great place to relax. Enjoy life for a weekend or sack out for the night and head to close by destinations during the day. We have canoe's and jon boats available to rent and use on the Suwannee River, just down the road (less than one mile).
1. No smoking on premises.
2. Campfires in rings only.
3. Pets under leash control or in kennel at all times. Pick up behind pets.
4. No loud music. Observe quiet hours.
5. Do not feed animals.
6. No illegal drugs or activities.
7. Friendly, fun environment. Respectful, courtious, polite.
8. Keep all gates closed at all times.
9. Parking in designated area only.
10. Keep areas clean, all trash in proper recycling receptacles.
Check in 13:00, checkout by 11:00
Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 24 hours of your trip and the first night is non-refundable.
My occupation is Sr. Reliability Engineer. My passion is my Fort Moyers' Ranch and cave diving. We raise goats, chickens, peacocks and other animals. Grow blueberries, xmas trees, and other vegetables. I'm a retired US Army Chief Warrant Officer .