Okeechobee County offers everything the outdoor adventurer could want. Lake Okeechobee is 730 square miles of world renowned fishing paradise! Bass and crappie fisherman from all over the world travel to experience Lake Okeechobee! Hunting, hiking, biking, birdwatching are just a few more things that you can do while visiting our small rural community where you become a part of the family. Sport shooting is also a draw for shooters just learning or competing at one of our fantastic shooting resorts and facilities. Looking to get up close and personal experience some of our exciting wildlife with an airboat ride through the shallow waters surrounding Lake Okeechobee where alligators and unique wildlife are aplenty. Don't forget before you come to Okeechobee request a Visitor's Guide which will give you information on lodging, dining, shopping and so much more! Travel fills your life with stories to tell, visit Okeechobee and write your own story. To request your Visitor's Guide, click here.