The Florida Trail

The Official Hiking Guide by Sandra Friend

Publisher: Westcliffe Publishers

Written in English
Cover of: The Florida Trail | Sandra Friend
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  • United States - South Atlantic - Florida,
  • Florida Trail (Fla.),
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The Physical Object
Number of Pages312
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Open LibraryOL8666390M
ISBN 101565794923
ISBN 109781565794924

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Florida Trail Map Set The Official The Florida Trail book Trail Map set and Data Book are updated and released November 1 of each year. To purchase water resistant, 11″ x 17″ paper maps of the Florida Trail, visit our store.

Florida Trail Databook. Below is a break down of The Florida Trail Data Book, free for download. The Florida Trail Guide provides detailed logistics for hiking and backpacking the Florida Trail, whether you’re planning a weekend trip with friends, an outing with a Scout troop, a week in the woods, section hikes of significant length, or a full thru-hike of 1, miles across the state of Florida.

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The Florida Trail Guide app online /5(5). This long-distance hiking trail encounters more than 80 distinct habitats along the way, including dwarf cypress forests, pine flatwoods, sawgrass prairie, and coastal dunes.

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It contains mileage points, town. The Florida Trail The Florida Trail book develops, maintains, protects and promotes a network of hiking trails throughout the state, including the national scenic trail. Together with our partners we provide oppurtunities for the public to hike, engage in outdoor rrecreation, participate in environmental education and contribute to meaningful volunteer work.

The Florida Trail is a 1, mile footpath from one end of the state to the other. Explore an interactive map of the Florida Trail. There's only one thing we love more than the trail, and that's our dedicated volunteers.

Get connected today. Stay in the loop on hikers' and volunteers' experiences, trail updates, upcoming projects, and events. Along the Florida Trail. by Sandra Friend Currently out-of-print but still available online, this large format book features lots of photographs taken along the trail, as well as short narratives by Friend describing her experiences on sections of the Trail.

The Florida Trail Guide is also available as a gps-based app from Google Play and Apple. While the app is the better choice for navigating the trail, because of its map-based nature it contains less descriptive content than the book.

Instead, it includes color photos for each waypoint along the trail. CONTENTS. About the Book About the Maps. The newest title, the Florida Seminole Wars Heritage Trail, was published in the summer of Designed to raise awareness of the state's cultural and historical resources, these educational and travel publications are popular resources for residents, students, historians and visitors to the state.

FTR Rule Book; Member Info. Event Pre-Entry System; Pay Member Dues Online; Nominate Sportman of the Year; Nominate Pit MOM of the Year; FTR Magazine Online; FTR Blog; News Archive; Legacy News Listings; Transponder Requirements; Florida OHV Registration.

OHV Registration Form; OHV Title Procedures; OHV Registration Decal; Sanction. The Florida Trail is one of eleven National Scenic Trails in the United States. It currently runs 1, miles (1, km), with miles ( km) planned, from Big Cypress National Preserve (between Miami and Naples, Florida along the Tamiami Trail) to Fort Pickens at Gulf Islands National Seashore, Pensacola known as the Florida National Scenic Trail (which applies only to its Designation: National Scenic Trail.

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Sharing the experience of hiking the Florida Trail, a National Scenic Trail 1, miles across Florida5/5(1). Now in its third edition in six years, our award-winning guidebook to the Florida National Scenic Trail provides comprehensive end-to-end coverage of more than 1, miles of hiking in Florida, a must-have for planning a long hike on the Florida Trail.

The Florida Trail Guide - second edition. by John Keatley & Sandra Friend The Florida Trail's equivalent to AWOL's AT Thru-Hiker's Handbook or Yogi's PCT combines both mileage figures like the Data Book along with town maps and information about.

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Florida Keys Overseas Heritage Trail (FKOHT) features more than 90 linear miles of existing trail paved in segments along a planned mile corridor from Key Largo to Key West. From a locally inspired vision and master plan, the FKOHT is a multi-use bicycle and pedestrian resource that serves as a recreational and alternative transportation.

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Florida Trail Association. The Florida Trail Data Book 8th ed. Gainesville, Fla.: Florida Trail Association, Friend, Sandra. Florida Trail Companion Guide for Long Distance Hikers.

3rd ed. Gainesville, Fla.: Florida Trail Association, Friend, Sandra and John Keatley. Florida Trail Hikes: Scenic Hikes and Backpacking Trips. 4 Days: Road Trip to the Florida Keys and Everglades.

Day 1: Everglades. Arrive in Miami and organize your rental car. Head directly to Everglades National Park. Check into the lodge or set up camp. Spend the rest of the days going on short walks or exploring by road. Popular hikes in the Everglades in include Shark Valley Trail.

This was the Florida Everglades region of Southwest Florida in the s; the departure point for James Hammond’s fascinating and well researched book, Florida’s Vanishing Trail. But like the biblical Garden of Eden, the lush, peaceful life of the Everglades was not destined to last and; after a brief overview, Hammond takes the reader.