Richloam Wildlife Management Area

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Richloam Wildlife Management Area is a 9.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Webster, Florida that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

9.9 miles 75 feet Out & Back

dogs on leash

wheelchair friendly

kid friendly




mountain biking

trail running


horseback riding




wild flowers




Richloam WMA is one of seven large tracts of land that make up the Withlacoochee State Forest. The Richloam Tract, consisting of more than 58,000 acres, is located in Hernando, Pasco, Sumter, and Lake counties. Pine flatwoods with scattered oak hammocks, bottomland hardwoods, and cypress swamp are the main natural communities on this area. Hunting, fishing, wildlife viewing, camping, horseback riding, hiking, and bicycling are popular recreational activities on Richloam. There are eight miles of shared trails for horseback riding, bicycling, and hiking, as well as three loop hiking trails ranging in length from 9.4 to 13.6 miles. Children under the age of 16 are required to wear a helmet when horseback riding on public lands.

1 month ago

Grown in tick trail in the FL scrub. Approach is an abandoned road. No signs or trail markers. Almost seems like Alltrails took us to the wrong place.

4 years ago

We had a great time camping here. Parked at the fire tower and hiked 4.5 miles to the campsite. We also hike the 4 mile river loop. Beautiful