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4399 Winter Lake Road
Lakeland, Fl 33803
Hours of Operation
6:00 A.M. – 6:30 P.M. Standard Time
5:30 A.M. - 8:00 P.M. Daylight Saving Time
Polk County Parks & Natural Resources
Environmental Lands Program
4177 Ben Durrance Road
Bartow, FL 33830
(863) 534-7377

Polk's Nature Discovery Center
At Circle B Bar Reserve
4399 Winter Lake Road
Lakeland, FL 33803
(863) 668-4673
Driving Directions

Circle B Bar is located between Bartow and Lakeland.

From the Polk Parkway:
Take exit #10, then turn south on US Hwy 98 South (Bartow Highway). From U.S. Highway 98/Bartow Highway, turn east on Winter Lake Road (SR 540) and travel about 2 miles to the reserve's entrance on the south side of the road.

From Bartow:
Travel north on U.S. Highway 98 South (Bartow Hwy), turn right on Winter Lake Road (State Road 540).

From Winter Haven:
Ttake State Road 540 (Winter Lake Road) west toward Lakeland. The entrance is located approximately 5 miles west of Spirit Lake Road.

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