Eastern Lake Campground near Santa Rosa beach Florida offers 4 primitive tent camping sites in the Point Washington State Forest. Positioned around a scenic loop in the forest, and the campground includes a floating dock with exclusive canoe and kayak access to Eastern Lake.

    The campsites do not have water or electrical hook-ups, and share a communal outhouse.

    Reservations are required for the sites. Sites are set on packed dirt inside a forested setting with picnic tables and fire rings.

    From Reserve America: This state forest is widely used for hunting, mountain biking and hiking. The Eastern Lake Trail system consists of three double-track loop trails and the hiker or bicyclist can travel the 3.5-, 5- or 10-mile loop. The Longleaf Greenway Trail is approximately 8 miles; it is not a loop trail, but a spur trail off the Eastern Lake Trailhead. The McQuage Bayou Horse Trail is for horseback riding only and consists of two loops offering riders their choice of a three or five-mile ride. Other recreational activities featured here are: fishing, picnicking, bird watching, wildlife viewing and photography.

    Deland St Johns River KOA in Deland Florida offers full hookup RV and tent camping adjacent to a full service marina. Recently renovated property the premier RV sites are adjacent to the river and are set on paved parking pads with options for pull thrus or backins. Grass patios separate sites some sites while others are on an all gravel and grass area. An onsite restaurant serves seafood and a store is available for last minute items. The marina berths pleasure and fishing boats and is a great place to launch off and enjoy the river.

    Note that the pull thru sites are adjacent to the main drive in and out of the cafe. The cafe is popular with motorcycle riders touring the area. This equates to quite a bit of motorcycle traffic going by these sites.

    The park recently added 10 tent sites to meet KOA terms.

    From KOA: If you love to be on the water, you’ll want to checkout this KOA campground! Featuring RV and Tent Sites as well as a large marina, DeLand / St. Johns River KOA is definitely a unique campground. Owned by Robert Miller, the marina and resort went through a complete, multi-million-dollar renovation beginning in the first half of 2015. Existing facilities were upgraded, and some new amenities were added. Today the marina and campground features 178 boat slips, 128 full hookup RV Sites and 10 Tent Sites with even more planned. And don’t worry, four-legged friends can also enjoy the upgrades with a new 4,000-square-foot, fenced dog park. This campground is also home to a locally-focused restaurant, the St. Johns River Grille, that serves waterfront fare and full-bar menu with indoor and outdoor dining. You’ll be living the true Florida life here!

    Christian Family Campground at Dads for Boys in Yumatilla Florida provides partial and primitive hookup RV and tent camping on the grounds of the not-for-profits facility dedicated to providing fatherless boys with a supportive environment. The smoke-free environment is traditionally used by boy scout troops and similar organized groups the facilities have been opened to the public for camping opportunities.

    A great place for church picnics, family gatherings, scouts with a gun range, fishing dock, pavilion, and boat rentals.

    Located just south of Ocala National Forest the 240 acres of wilderness preserve with a mile of lakefront on the North shore of Lake Yale provide a unique camping experience. Miles of hiking trails through the forest, fishing on the lake, and other outdoor activities allow guests to enjoy the rural location. Wild turkeys, hogs and occasional bears can be spotted in the wilderness area.

    Sites are dispersed around the grounds with water and electric service available. (About 4 water/ electric hookup sites are available for RVs) A pump out service is available. Full bathroom facilities are available near the office plus the camp provides porta potty style restrooms around the grounds.

    Access is via a quarter mile packed/ graded dirt road. Any size RV can access the property. A family friendly environment the location offers campers a more peaceful, less wild party, atmosphere than the Ocala National Forest campgrounds. Call ahead for availability.

    Personal water craft can be launched from shore by the camp staff using a tractor; in addition there is a public boat launch not far from the camp.

    Short and seasonal camping options are available. The large properties allows for private camping even when groups are using the facilities too.