Charles H. Bronson State Forest is located north of Christmas, Florida. It covers almost 11,000 acres in southeastern Seminole and northeastern Orange County and is located just south of Little Big Econ State Forest. The St. Johns River forms part of the eastern boundary of the forest.
The Forest is located just east of the Chuluota Wilderness Area, a 625-acre natural area owned by Seminole County.
The Charles H. Bronson State Forest is a Wildlife Management Area which is open to hunting and is managed by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.