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Suwannee River State Park

 Events at Suwannee River State Park

May 03, 2014

HIKE WITH A RANGER
Suwannee River State Park

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June 07, 2014

HIKE WITH A RANGER
Suwannee River State Park

Date: Saturday, June 7, 2014. 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

Description:

Enjoy two of our trails as you delve into the history of Suwannee River State Park. 

 

9:00 a.m.- 9:30 a.m.

The Earthworks Trail- 1200ft  Leisure Trail

Step back in time as you are guided over Civil War Era Earthworks and the Old Ferry Landing leading you to the confluence of the Suwannee and Withlacoochee Rivers Overlook.

 

10:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

The Sandhill Trail - 4052ft  Leisure Trail

As you are guided through the beautiful Sandhill you will be able to imagine what Florida’s dominant ecosystem was for thousands of years.  Midway through the trail visit the Columbus Cemetery.  The only remnant of the hustling and bustling town that was located here over 150 years ago.

 

For more information, call 386-362-2746 or email rianna.elliott@dep.state.fl.us

Participation Requirements

Fees: $5.00 per vehicle up to 8 passengers.

Contact: For more information, call 386-362-2746.

Directions: Suwannee River State Park is located 13 miles west of Live Oak, off U.S. 90.

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