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Mobbly Bayou Wilderness Preserve

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  1. Dog Park
  2. Fishing Dock
  3. Kayak Launch
  4. Lynn Rives Environmental Education Center
  5. Parking
  6. Picnic Shelters
  7. Playground
  8. Restrooms
  9. Trails

Shelter Rental Times & Reservation Fees (per 4 hour session)

  • Rental Times - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 2 to 6 p.m.
  • Resident Fee - $21.40 with a recreation card
  • Non-Resident Fee - $42.80 ($53.50 for Spray Park location)

Shelter Rental Information

At Mobbly Bayou Preserve, there are five (5) shelters that can be rented.

Shelter rentals can be made at the Cypress Forest Recreation Center, State Street Center, or by clicking here for our online portal. Full payment, deposits, and rental agreements must be fulfilled before a reservation can be made.

City of Oldsmar residents with a valid recreation card may rent picnic shelters any time in advance. Non-residents may only reserve shelters up to 30 days in advance. Residents must provide proof of residency (driver’s license with a City of Oldsmar address) and have a valid recreation card. There is a $50 deposit (paid by VISA or MasterCard at the time of booking) required per shelter for all renters. For more information, please call Cypress Forest Recreation Center at 813-749-1152.

Mobbly Bayou Wilderness Preserve

Rainout Line

If you need to know if fields are playable after weather events, you can check field status at any time by calling our Rainout Line at (813) 448-2255 and follow the options to find your park.  You can also sign up for email or alerts via