Lt Col Michael S. Ryan 
Installation Commander




The Avon Park Air Force Range is a 106,000 acre military training facility located in Polk & Highlands Counties in south-central Florida.  The Outdoor Recreation Program works in coordination with the U.S. Air Force to provide recreational opportunities to military personnel and the general public.

Avon Park AFR is known as a world-class destination for hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, birding, and outdoor recreational opportunities for all ages.