Fisheating Creek Outpost


UPDATE (Oct. 3, 2017) -- Due to the impact of Hurricane Irma, Fisheating Creek Outpost remains closed. The waters are receding and we are working with Florida Fish and Wildlife to re-open.  Please check back for opening information.

If you'd like to help clean-up Fisheating Creek Outpost, please join us on Sat. Oct. 14 from 9 am to 2 pm. PLEASE NOTE: THE DATE HAS CHANGED FROM OCT. 7 TO OCT. 14 DUE TO IMPACT OF ADDITIONAL RAINS THIS WEEK. Volunteers 18 years and older are needed to help. Wear closed-toed shoes and work attire. If you can, bring gloves, hand tools, rakes and handcarts. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP at or 863-675-5999. In conjunction with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

If you have an upcoming reservation, please contact us at Thank you! We appreciate your enthusiastic support!

Welcome to Fisheating Creek Outpost. We're glad you stopped by. Fisheating Creek Outpost offers camping, paddling, hiking and eco-adventures along one of the most pristine creeks in Florida. We're based near the small town of Palmdale, just west of Lake Okeechobee and north of the Everglades.

We're the perfect place to get up-close to nature. Paddling the cypress swamps or hiking our hardwood forests you can see alligators, turtles, deer, wild boar, turkey, wading birds, raptors, an occasional black bear and more. You can strike out in your own canoe or kayak or rent one of ours.

Campers can choose from any of our wonderfully shaded tent or RV campsites. Most of our RV sites have full hookups including 30 and 50 amp electric, water and sewer. Tent site are primitive, some along the Creek and others near a small lake. All sites have easy access to bath houses and our camp store.

Some things you'll want to try at
Fisheating Creek Outpost:

  • Camping
  • Canoe and Kayak Paddling
  • Hiking
  • Fishing - FWC License Info
  • Hunting - FWC Season Info
  • Bird Watching
  • Photography
  • or just get away from it all and relax

Use the menu options on the left side of this page to enjoy our website and please call us at 863-675-5999 if you have questions or to make a camping reservation. 

The Swimming Depot is now open and is permitted by the State of Florida. 

Florida State Law prohibits dogs and glass bottles at public swimming areas.

About Us

Fisheating Creek Outpost is the licensed concessionaire of the Fisheating Creek Wildlife Management Area, providing recreation and educational opportunities to the public under contract with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

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Fisheating Creek Outpost operates under a concessionaire contract to:

Fisheating Creek Outpost offers spacious campsites, canoeing, kayaking,
fishing, scouting, hunting, tours, recreation and environmental studies and
more along the pristine Fisheating Creek in Southwest Florida.
Make us your vacation and getaway destination.

Thanks for visiting our website.
We look forward to meeting you in person.
Hours of operation:

Hours vary depending on water levels.

Monday - Thursday 9am-5pm

Friday 9am -8pm

Saturday 8am- 8pm

Sunday 8am - 5pm 

Open 7 days a week.