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Danielle Spears:(407) 659-4836 (Office) or (407) 961-3838 (Cell)

Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive Open Memorial Day

MAITLAND, Fla., May 22, 2017 -- The St. Johns River Water Management District's popular wildlife drive at Lake Apopka is open Memorial Day, Monday, May 29. While the drive is typically closed Monday through Thursday, the district is opening the lands to offer residents an additional opportunity to enjoy the drive through the holiday weekend.

  • WHAT: Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive open
  • WHEN: May 29 from sunrise to sunset
  • WHERE: Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive,2803 Lust Road,Apopka, FL 32703

An audio guide provides visitors with a narrative on the area's history, wildlife and district-led restoration efforts. Since the drive opened, more than 130,000 visitors have experienced a variety of wildlife viewing opportunities along a network of wetlands, levees and canals. To access the audio guide, visit