Outdoor Activities


Lake Okeechobee is known as one of the best fisheries in the United States.

For information on guides click or contact:

Garrard's Tackle Shop   (863) 763-3416

Fast Break Inc.   (863) 763-0973

Okeechobee Fishing Headquarters   (863) 763-2248

South Florida Fishing & Hunting Outfitters (863) 697-3588

If you pick up a trophy bass register online at Trophy Catch Florida for a chance to win prizes and even a boat!

 Hiking and Biking :

Okeechobee has a number of trails for hiking and biking enthusiasts.

Click on this link for more information on trails around Okeechobee County: Trails in Okeechobee

 Clay & Shooting Sports:

Okeechobee is the ultimate shooting and gunsmithing destination in South and Central Florida.

For shooting sports click or contact:

Okeechobee Shooting Sports   (863) 357-3006

Quail Creek Plantation   (863) 763-2529

OK Corral Gun Club   (863) 357-2226

 Horseback Riding:

Okeechobee's vast open spaces and wooded trails offer great opportunities for horseback riding:

Wagon Wheel Farm   (863) 634-6397

Prairie Trail Riders   (863) 634-7891 or (863) 801-6706


Birdwatching enthusiasts, Okeechobee has some fun places for you to explore:

Taylor Creek Stormwater Treatment Area   (800) 250-4200


Okeechobee has some of the best hunting in the United States:

For guides click or contact:

Fast Break   (863) 824-3474

Okeechobee Outfitters   (863) 655-2454

South Florida Fishing & Hunting Outfitters (863) 697-3588

2017/18 Florida Resident Hunting Season and bag limits: Click Here

Variety of Outdoor Activities:

Visit Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park 

Dark Sky Park for Astronomers, Camping, Equestrian trails and camping, hiking, biking and historical landmarks.

Located at: 33104 NW 192nd. Ave.  Okeechobee, FL.  34972  (863) 462.5360

Need more information on things to do in Okeechobee contact us at

(863) 357-6246 or Okeechobee County Tourist Development Council