Okeechobee County and the City of Okeechobee have issued a county-wide burn ban effective immediately until further notice. This burn ban prohibits burning of yard trash, and other types of fires such as campfires, bonfires, and burn barrels. For more information contact Okeechobee County Fire Rescue at 863-763-5544 or Okeechobee City Fire Department at 863-467-1586.
Okeechobee County Florida Board of County Commissioners
Arnold's Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, Inc (AWRC) is a non profit 501 (c) 3 educational-based wildlife care facility. Our ultimate goal is to rescue, rehabilitate and return recovered animals to their natural habitat.
A suggested donation of $10.00 per adult allows you to see Florida's wildlife up close and personal. For more information about Arnold's Wildlife click on the picture, it will take you to the AWRC website.
Eagle Bay Airboat Rides to take an outdoor adventure. Eagle Bay is family owned and operated. With professional guides you will experience the natural attractions of Lake Okeechobee. Open 7 days a week from 9 - 6. For more information click on the picture to go directly to the Eagle Bay Airboat Ride website.
The Ft. Drum Crystal Mine offers a day of fun findings and of course getting dirty! If you are interested in crystals and want to dig up one of your own with a great story to tell visit the Ft. Drum Crystal Mine. Tools and water hoses are available on site. The mine is open 7 days a week 9-5. For a great mining time call 863-634-4579. For more information visit:http://www.thefortdrumcrystalmine.com/