Ochlockonee River State Park


This jewel of a park is a great place to get away for a few hours on a weekend or a weeklong vacation. Picnic facilities and a swimming area are located near the scenic point where the Ochlockonee and Dead Rivers intersect. Ochlockonee, which means "yellow waters" is a mix of brackish, tidal surge, and fresh water. Wild and deep, the river empties into the Gulf of Mexico. Trails allow visitors to explore the park and view the diverse wildlife including Red-Cockaded Woodpeckers, White Squirrels, and natural communities such as Pine flatwoods and oak thickets. A boat ramp provides easy access to the river. Both freshwater and saltwater fish inhabit the waters around the park, including Largemouth Bass, Bream, Catfish, and Speckled Perch. For overnight visitors there are full-facility campsites with access to restrooms and showers.


429 State Park Road
Sopchoppy, FL


30.04453600, -84.49813100
Visit Website

Add a Photo

You must be logged in to add photos.

Vote for

You can only vote once for each town every 24 hours. You can vote again in

Vote for 2013 Best Small Town


Are you a DMO or CVB?
Explore "Best Town Travels" – Rand McNally’s new map-based digital travel guides for your website plus an iPhone and Facebook app! Learn More


Thank you for Voting!

Promote , by sharing your vote or writing a review.

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter or Write a Review