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Belmore State Forest - Things to Know Before Visiting

Green Cove Springs, FL 32043, USA


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About Belmore State Forest

Belmore State Forest consists of two separate tracts totalling 12,262 acres. On the northern side is the Satsuma Tract, which borders Camp Blanding, while on the southern side is a tract of 8,737 acres.

Attractions Near Belmore State Forest

Mike Roess Gold Head Branch State Park
Mike Roess Gold Head Branch State Park10.02km from Belmore State Forest

One of Florida's earliest state parks is Mike Roess Gold Head Branch State Park. Its amenities, such as cabins, were built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s.

Palatka-to-Lake Butler State Trail
Palatka-to-Lake Butler State Trail20.31km from Belmore State Forest

It stretches nearly 47 miles (76 km) from Lake Butler, Florida to Palatka, Florida along the Palatka-Lake Butler State Trail (PLB).

Green Cove Springs Park
Green Cove Springs Park21.96km from Belmore State Forest

On the western bank of the St. Johns River lies Green Cove Springs Park. While the St. Johns River's cool breeze sweeps through the Park, Spanish moss draping the majestic oaks comes to life as the cool breeze of the river blows.

Miltary Museum of North Florida
Miltary Museum of North Florida23.18km from Belmore State Forest

Ship models, military vehicles, uniforms, weapons, equipment, and flags are on display at the Military Museum of North Florida. The museum was built in 2007 on Bunker Avenue.

Jennings State Forest
Jennings State Forest29.87km from Belmore State Forest

Rare plants such as the Bartram's Ixia and St. John's Susan can be found in the Jennings State Forest.

Hawthorne Historical Museum and Cultural Center
Hawthorne Historical Museum and Cultural Center39.47km from Belmore State Forest

Hawthorne Historical Museum & Cultural Center features exhibits illustrating the history of Hawthorne, particularly those relating to the military.

Where is Belmore State Forest

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Clay County
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Clay County is situated in the northeastern part of Florida. It has a population of 218.245 as of 2020. Its county seat is Green Cove Springs.