“The unpaved trail allows visitor to witness the variety of habitats found on the 395-acre sanctuary.”
— Ryan Spr
October - April: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
May - September: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Features: Birding — Views — Wildlife
Dogs: No Dogs
Shaded maybe 30%. Dry weather turns packed sand into sugar powder. Roots are prevalent throughout. Horses are permitted.
This trail is unpaved and features singletrack trail that is mostly hard packed dirt/sand, with some softer sand sections. Along the way, runners will cross a few bridges and enjoy some great scenery.
Flora & Fauna
The protected habitats include xeric (dry) hammock, scrub, scrubby flatwoods, pine flatwoods, sand pine scrub, ponds, sloughs, and depression marshes. Listed in State of Florida Great Florida Birding Trail for Florida scrub-jay, great horned owl, migratory songbirds, pileated woodpecker, sandhill crane, sparrow, and Eastern towee.