These tracts are managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service as part of the Cedar Keys National Wildlife Refuge. Visitors may enjoy fishing, hiking and wildlife viewing, as well as historic sites. For more information, contact the Cedar Keys National Wildlife Refuge at:
Travel north 3.5 miles from Cedar Key on SR 26, turn right on SW 153rd Court, travel north .25 mile and entrance gate to the east side is on the right. Public access to the Lukens tract east side is by special use authorization (SUA). An SUA is available by calling (386-362-1001) or emailing the District. Lukens access on the west side of SR 26 is on the left beyond SW 153rd Court.
Big Shoals Public Lands (aka Big Shoals State Park and Big Shoals State Forest) Road Closure
The Florida Forestry Service has closed Road 2 in Big Shoals Public Lands until further notice due to extreme wet conditions.