Park Closures

Occasionally our parks, or certain sections of our parks, must close due to environmental concerns or construction. Check this page for updates.

The Rocky Creek Nature Preserve will beclosed to public access until early 2018 due to construction of site improvements. The parking lot, located at 7415 Manhattan Drive, will remain open to allow visitors access to the Upper Tamp Bay Trail. For more information and updates please call the Conservation and Environmental Lands Management Department administrative office at (813) 672-7876.

The trail south of the little manatee river, connecting County Road 579 to Leonard Lee Road, is temporally closed for maintenance. For more information, please call our administrative office at (813) 672-7876.

Due to damage caused by Hurricane Irma, the park is temporarily closed. For more information and updates, please call our administrative office at (813) 987-6240.

Access to the park on 16640 Boyette Road only

Northwest Equestrian Conservation Park is closed temporarily while the park serves as a debris collection site for the Hurricane Irma Cleanup. For more information and updates, please call our administrative office at (813) 987-6240.

Sydney Dover Conservation Park is closed temporarily while the park serves as a debris collection site for the Hurricane Irma Cleanup. For more information and updates, please call our administrative office at (813) 987-6240.