A hike for every interest and ability! Floridaas landscape is a marvel of diversity, and Central Florida is its pinnacle. Footpaths range through salt marshes, river floodplains, and along coastal dunes and beaches. Trails pass through desert-like scrub islands, jungle-like hydric hammocks, and deep, dark bayous. Thereas no better way to take in this natural world than by walking it. Ranging from 1 to 43 miles in length, each hike includes mile-by-mile directions, a topographic map, and information on hike duration, mileage, and trail conditions. This new edition includes 20 new places to explore, from hidden urban gems like the Circle Bar B Ranch in Lakeland and Ponce Preserve in Daytona Beach to the quiet rural landscapes of Catfish Creek State Park and Chinsegut Hill. Old standards like Tenoroc, Disney Wilderness Preserve, and Silver River State Park have been revisited and updated to keep you informed of changes in their trail systems.A handful of homes along a palm-lined waterway hearken back to a gentler time in New Port Richey, before the march of ... headed down a broad jeep road through the scrub forest to start the first of two loops in the park, the Palmetto Loop.
|Title||:||Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes in Central Florida (Second Edition) (Explorer's 50 Hikes)|
|Publisher||:||The Countryman Press - 2011-01-04|