Monthly Archives: March 2017

NPS – Big Cypress Advisory
Cowbell & Parliament Fires

Updated Closures as of March 24: Burns Lake and Monument Campgrounds Closed Due to Wildfire Activity

Per NPS Big Cypress Preserve.

  • The road leading into the Sanctuary except to residences
  • Nobles Grade Trail north to include the Florida Trail north
  • All trails east of Nobles Grade to include the Blue Trail, Red Trail, and Yellow Trail
  • All lands west of the L28 Canal from Sanctuary Road north
  • All lands east of Nobles Grade
  • All land south of the preserve boundary and east of Nobles Grade
  • Private lands in the designated area shall remain open; residents should use caution.

Visit the Big Cypress Preserve Information Page for more including trail access and permitting process.