Paddle the interpretive canoe trail on the Econlockhatchee River
that runs through this park, or hike, horseback ride or bike the
trails that traverse live oak hammock, river swamp, and prairie.
Three trailhead parking areas have been established. Hunting is
permitted on the Kilbee Tract only. Non-hunters are encouraged to
check the Wildlife Management Area regulations and seasonal hunt
dates before visiting the Kilbee Tract.
Watch along trails for gray fox, white-tailed deer, wild turkey
and bobcat. Alligators, river otters, migratory waterfowl, wood
storks, limpkins, and herons and egrets are found in the wetlands
and the river. Other common sightings include sandhill cranes (in
surrounding pasture land), bald eagles, ospreys, and hawks. Watch
for swallow-tailed kites (March through July).
Florida Forest Service
Little-Big Econ State Forest is located in Seminole County, 3.3
miles east of the town of Oviedo on CR 426. Hunting is permitted in
the Kilbee Tract, a separate tract located to the east off of SR
Other Central Florida
Florida State Parks