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Tower Boardwalk

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This is a loop trail to two observation towers at Weedon Island Preserve.


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Visitors to the preserve must stay on sanctioned trails.

Description

Enjoy a half mile run on an elevated boardwalk through mangroves to an observation tower at Weedon Island Preserve.

Flora & Fauna

Mangrove swamp and palms define this area's flora. There's also a variety of birds including osprey, hero, ibis, and spoonbills, not to mention small crabs and lizards are visible on the boardwalk.

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Kevin Roberts

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Early morning view of lake on Tower Boardwalk Trail.
Dec 30, 2017 near Gandy, FL
This was once the waiting room of an airport.
Dec 30, 2017 near Gandy, FL

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