About: Shanty Pond is a campground in the heart of the Big Scrub, located south of Salt Springs off SR 19. A favorite of equestrians and hunters, it is seasonally open from October 15 through April 15.
Closest Towns: Salt Springs (FL)
Restrictions: Parking is limited to campers only. This is not a general day use area.
Directions: The turnoff for Shanty Pond is 1.8 miles south of the junction of SR 19 and SR 314 in Salt Springs, along SR 19. Watch for the sign directing you onto FR 65 on the right.