On Saturday, May 17th, OAS will visit the Joshua Creek Trailhead (south entrance) of Charles H. Bronson State Forest near Christmas.
This 10,945-acre forest borders the St. John’s River in Orange and Seminole Counties. For more information about the property and directions, see: http://floridaswater.com/ recreationguide/charleshbronson/.
Meet at 8 a.m. in the parking lot of the Joshua Creek Trailhead of the forest located at the northern end of Phillips Road off Ft. Christmas Rd. in Orange County.
Day permit fee for the forest is $2/person. No registration is required. No facilities. Bring $2, plenty to drink, sun protection, insect protection, birding gear, and lunch (for after the hike).
We will walk about four miles at a pace to observe plants and animals along the way. Please join us. If you have questions about the trip, contact us at [masked]. Mary Keim and Randy Snyder, Field Trip