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Family Fun Hikes @ Wekiwa Springs State Park

Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 10:00am EDT to Sunday, September 2, 2018 - 11:00am EDT

Family Fun Hikes are included with park admission fee.

 

More Information:
Ranger Station: 407-884-2009

Located in the Central region at:
Wekiwa Springs State Park
1800 Wekiwa Circle
Apopka, FL 32712

Come join us on the first Sunday of the month for a fun and enjoyable hike for the whole family! Hikes will start at the Interpretive Pavilion.

Topics subject to change without notice.

May 6 ~              Nature hike on flora and fauna

 

June 3 ~             Wildflowers and other flora

 

July 1 ~              Natural edibles of Florida

 

August 5 ~        Short nature hike for kids and after a longer hike for adults

 

September 2 ~  Wildflowers and other flora

 

Additional Information:

Participant Requirements

Plant Stroll @ Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 9:00am to 11:00am CDT

Program is free with regular park admission.

More Information:
Ranger Station 850-267-8330

Located in the Northwest region at:
Topsail Hill Preserve State Park
7525 W County Hwy 30A
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

Topsail Hill Preserve State Park invites you to enjoy an informational plant stroll with Master Gardener Bill Kuenstler. Visitors will learn about some of the plant species here at the park.  The topics for the hike will vary based on the time of year and growing season. 

Additional Information:

 

Participation Requirements

Guided Nature Walk @ John D. MacArthur Beach State Park

Monday, August 20, 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.

Nature Trail Walk @ Curry Hammock State Park

Tuesday, August 21, 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.

Guided Nature Walk @ John D. MacArthur Beach State Park

Tuesday, August 21, 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.

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