The Festival of Flight and Flowers, has put together more 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 prior to October 10, 2018. Full descriptions and registration information is on the website.
October 14, 2018
Red-cockaded Woodpecker Hike
Don’t miss this 1.8-2.5 mile hike to see these endangered woodpeckers. Other expected highlights should be Brown-headed Nuthatch and Bachman’s Sparrow.
North Shore/Clay Island Driving Tour
Native Plant Walk
Pokemon Go and Birding Hike
Combine the love of birding with the love of Pokemon Go, combining the two. Get ready to set lures and hike the one-mile nature trail, catching pokemon and glimpses of birds too.
Botanizing with Birds
Join author and naturalist David Rakes on the Timucuan Trail at Alexander Springs. A 0 .9 mile hike. Difficulty Level – Easy.