19th Annual Bradwell Bay Swamp Stomp in the Apalachicola National Forest, Bradwell Bay Wilderness Area. Slog about 8 miles on the FNST in the heart of the Apalachicola National Forest. Hike through one of the largest bay swamp forests in Florida with old-growth slash pine and black gum trees. With normal rain, expect wading ankle-to-knee deep water for over half of the hike. This hike is strenuous and may have deep mud, holes, fallen trees and cold weather. Leader: Kent Wimmer (850)[masked] or [masked].
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