"We will only be blazing the designated ~2.5 miles of gator hook on this trip. Apparently hikers have been getting lost .. not sure how but hey I guess it happens. We do eventually plan on blazing the W trail beyond gator hook where it connects to…"
"the Big Cypress chapter of FTA will be doing a hike from Gator Hook to Oasis next Saturday April 12. You should join them. Go to http://cypress.floridatrail.org/ then click on the Activities tab and you'll see more information."
"to anyone interested in coming along and helping out.. The Big Cypress Chapter of FTA will be doing trail maintenance work this Saturday from Oasis to Loop Road. We will hike through re-blazing trail from orange to blue. We will have two…"
"good to know.
circumnavigation of Roberts Lake= hiking around the perimeter of the Lake.
Roberts knoll is a mound several feet off the ground. Its on the east side of the FT once you enter the section of Roberts Lake strand coming from the north…"
"hey guys. I'm the solo hiker lol. I reviewed some of the posts in this thread before heading out on Saturday and was under the impression that I would be bushwhacking and doing some challenging orienteering but it wasnt bad at all with the…"
"Yes its quite sad. You can see lots of dead bay trees driving west on Tamiami from Miami and here and there on tree islands closer to the road. I believe research is currently being done by IFAS and USDA to come up with some resistant strains of red…"
Mar 12, 2014
D Warfel is now a member of Everglades Exploration Network