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Guided Nature Hikes - Festival of Flight and Flowers

  • When: Friday, October 12, 2018,  7:30 am -  4:30 pm
  • Location: See website for details.
  • Cost: Ranges from $10 to $40

The Festival of Flight and Flowers has put together a wonderful array of immersive guided hikes in Lake County. The hikes are a well-paced mix of walks for all levels of fitness, including children, beginners, and advanced nature lovers.

All field trips and hikes require pre-payment and registration prior to October 10, 2018. Visit the website for full descriptions and registration information.

October 12, 2018
Winged Migration and Wildflower Hike
Enjoy this 2.8-3.2 mile hike around the western shore of Lake Apopka, and identify numerous birds, butterflies, dragonflies, wildflowers, and other wildlife.

Venetian Gardens
Focus on nature photography with three expert nature photographers. The gardens are a photographers paradise.

Hickory Point Park kayak Trip
A wonderful kayak trip on Little Lake Harris, learning how Lake County Water Authority works to improve the fish and aquatic wildlife.

The Villages
Description in progress.

Butterfly Hike
Explore habitats from mesiac flatwood to scrub looking for butterflies such as Gem Satyr, Zebra Swallowtail, Red-banded Hairstreak and more.

  • Website:
  • Contact Name: Lori Patterson
  • Contact Phone: 352-432-8866
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  • Category: Family Fun, Other


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