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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Nature Trail Walk @ Curry Hammock State Park

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 8:00am to 12:00pm EDT

Free with regular park admission.

More Information:
305-289-2690

Located in the Southeast region at:
Curry Hammock State Park
56200 Overseas Hwy.
Marathon, FL 33050

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.

Additional Information:

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.

Nature Days for Children @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm EDT

Cost is $40/child for 5 sessions or $10/day, ages 8 - 12. 

More Information:
kristin.n.wood@dep.state.fl.us; 352-793-4781

Located in the Southwest region at:
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
7200 CR 603
Bushnell, FL 33513

Nature Days Camp program that includes daily programs on birds, reptiles and amphibians, plants, insects and spiders and mammals.  Program includes walks, games, crafts and daily snacks. 

Guided Nature Walk @ John D. MacArthur Beach State Park

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am EDT

Free with park admission.

More Information:
(561) 624-6952

Located in the Southeast region at:
John D. MacArthur Beach State Park
10900 Jack Nicklaus Drive
North Palm Beach, FL 33408

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. 

Additional Information:

Bring a water bottle, sunscreen and insect repellant.

Scavenger Hunt @ Fort Cooper State Park

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm EDT

Park entrance is $3/vehicle (2-8 people)

More Information:
Penny.A.Wilson@dep.state.fl.us

Located in the Northeast region at:
Fort Cooper State Park
3100 S. Old Floral City Rd.
Inverness, FL 34450

Come join us for a scavenger hunt. You will be given clues on where to find different things while you explore Fort Cooper State Park. You will collect each rock and bring them back to show the Park ranger and claim your prize! All ages are welcome. We will meet at the pavilion at 5:30 p.m. We recommend you bring water, bug spray, sunscreen, hat or visor, camera and binoculars.

Additional Information:

Participant Requirements