Chassahowitzka National Wildlife Refuge
The Chassahowitzka National Wildlife Refuge, established in 1941, is
The Chassahowitzka NWR is located approximately 65 miles north of St. Petersburg, FL.
A boat ramp, maintained by the Citrus County, provides a launching point for boats on
the Chassahowitzka River for a small fee. To get there take U.S. Hwy. 19 north from St.
Petersburg (or south from Perry) to State Road 480. Proceed west on State Road 480, the
Chasshowitzka Boat Ramp is located at the end of this road. The refuge located
Approximately three miles down river from this boat ramp.www.hobogrill.org