Florida Trail Big Cypress 7.5 red trail

Saturday,Feb.8th We will be walking the 7.5 mile trail.

We'll start hiking at 9:30 am sharp.

Please look for the Meetup Sign.

This is a joint adventure with 2 Meetup groups

Where: Florida Trail in Big Cypress at the Mile Marker 63 Rest Area in Alligator Alley (I-75). Meet at the east end of parking lot by the tower.

Directions: Meet 9:15. if traveling directly to the trailhead. Make your way to I-75 towards Naples. (Alligator Alley, this is a toll road). Travel west on I-75 to the rest area at Mile Marker 63. Exit I-75 at mile marker 63 and park in the parking lot outside the visitors center.

Carpool site to meet: Meet 8:00 a.m. if meeting for the car pool.Meet at Publix in Weston 2465 Glades Circle, Please be there at 8:15 am that we can leave promptly.

The hike will be -7.5 miles. A walking stick is highly recommended.

Serious and prepared hikers only. No stragglers.

I would appreciate all new hikers to go to DISCUSSIONS section and read up on "Adequate Water Supply". In addition, the terrain on this hike is rough so wear sturdy footwear.

Bring lunch and water.

Must bring two quarts of beverage or you will not be allowed to participate. Also suggest you bring snacks, apples, bananas, bug spray, and a camera.

Any questions ?..... Please call Jimmy[masked]-1026.

Anyone who is attending this 7.5 hike on Saturday please only read what I write not what anyone makes a comment on if your attending this hike please exit at the service area mile marker #63. It says closed but we will park at the east end of service area parking area

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  • Steve

    I had a great time today. The group was very enthusiastic and the scenery was great. We all enjoyed the hike in its entirety, water and all.

    February 8, 2014

  • Charlie

    A great day. Great people.

    February 8, 2014

  • Karen

    tons of fun - good to be hiking again! Thanks Steve & Jimmy...definitely a favorite!

    February 8, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Fun day! Thanks Jimmy & Steve. Such a nice group of people. I'm exhausted, in a good way.

    February 8, 2014

  • Ellen M

    Fabulous day! Thanks Steve and Jimmy

    February 8, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Nice time thanks

    February 8, 2014

  • Susan

    I am stuck up here in N.Y.--my flight was canceled for tomorrow due to coming snow storm and the earliest flight I can get out is on Sat.p.m. I am freezing up here!!!

    February 4, 2014

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