Nature Trail Walk @ Curry Hammock State ParkTuesday, April 3, 2018 - 8:00am to 12:00pm EDT
Free with regular park admission.
Join a Ranger for a one-hour guided walk along our moderately difficult, 1.5-mile hiking trail. Come out and enjoy a leisurely stroll through our rockland hammock and take in the flora and fauna of the Florida Keys. Along the way, you will gain an appreciation for the difficulties plants and animals face in the sub-tropical ecosystem.
Bug spray, drinking water and closed-toed shoes or hiking boots are recommended.
The narrow trail limits the walk to twelve people, therefore reservations are recommended.
Wading Adventure @ Gasparilla Island State ParkTuesday, April 3, 2018 - 9:30am to 11:30am EDT
Come on an adventure and see what is living under the waves.
Please contact the park office for more information 941-964-0375
Reservations are required, please call ahead.
Guided Nature Walk @ John D. MacArthur Beach State ParkTuesday, April 3, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am EDT
Free with park admission.
Join us for a guided exploration of MacArthur Beach State Park daily at 10:00 a.m. Meet in front of the Park's Nature Center.
Bring a water bottle, sunscreen and insect repellant.
Nature Program - Manatees and Dolphins @ Koreshan State ParkTuesday, April 3, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am EDT
Program is free with park entry: $5.00 per vehicle, limit 2-8 people per vehicle. $4.00 single occupant vehicle. $2.00 pedestrians, bicyclists, extra passengers, passengers in vehicle with holder of Annual Individual Entrance Pass.
FriendsofKoreshan.org or at the Ranger Station at 239-992-0311
Join a Park Naturalist in the Art Hall of the Koreshan State Park for a talk on manatees and dolphins. These creatures that are fun to watch and are extremely interesting! The discussion will touch on behaviors, anatomy, fun facts, and the differences between the two species. Pictures of manatees and dolphins will be shared, as well as advice regarding human interaction and viewing locations will be suggested. There will be time after the talk for questions and clarification.
Space is limited. Participants must reserve a space on FriendsofKoreshan.org or at the Ranger Station at 239-992-0311.
Dade Pioneers @ Dade Battlefield Historic State ParkTuesday, April 3, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm EDT
Cost is $10/child for school year and includes membership in Dade Battlefield Society
Dade Pioneers is an after school program for ages 8-18. Each program consists of nature and history programs, crafts, games and food.