Ralph E. Simmons Memorial State Forest is a place to get away from it all, with more than 9 miles of hiking trails along the St. Marys River at Florida’s northeast border.
Simmons State Forest
Hiking, biking, paddling, camping, and other outdoor recreation in Simmons State Forest, along the St. Marys River west of Jacksonville. Bordering the state line, this forest offers miles of forest roads you can follow to primitive campsites, which can also be accessed by paddlers.
Headquarters Address: 3742 Clint Dr, Hilliard
Land Manager: Florida Forest Service
Phone: 904-845-4933 (weekdays), 904-845-3597 (weekends)