Krul Lake Repairs Expected To Be Finished In About Two Weeks

April 20, 2021

Repair work on Krul Lake in the Blackwater State Forest is expected to be completed soon.

The 6.5 acre lake was drained for maintenance.

“We’re looking at two weeks to finish the repairs at Krul according to contractors,” Joe Zwierzchowski, spokesman for the Florida Forest Service, told NorthEscambia.com.

Krul Lake is filled from springs located on the north end of the lake and is popular summer swimming area. The Krul Recreation area, located about a half mile east of Munson, also features restrooms and showers,  hiking trails, a gristmill, a suspension bridge over Sweetwater Creek, and a picnic area.

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Comments

4 Responses to “Krul Lake Repairs Expected To Be Finished In About Two Weeks”

  1. ROBERT on April 22nd, 2021 6:47 am

    Great place to spend a hot summer day..Pack a picnic lunch and just enjoy the great outdoors. Lots of shade and tables and spring water to swim in to cool off…

  2. Tee bug on April 20th, 2021 4:35 pm

    When I was just a small lad my folks would take me there swimming and I believe I learned how to swim there and I believe Mr.Nixon was our president boy ole boy was this back in the day sure wished I could go back I also remember sitting on the piers and courtin( flurting) with some pretty girls and man was this the life

  3. J.s on April 20th, 2021 10:43 am

    I just love this place so much…..im 61 and went there as a child alot of memories ty guys for all the hard work

  4. just sayin on April 20th, 2021 10:19 am

    Have been going here for over 50 years and have never seen the lake drained in person. Thank you NE for the opportunity with this story and great pictures.





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