This is a 5.2-mile hike around Lake Overstreet.
Meet at the Forest Meadows trailhead (4750 N Meridian Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32312). We will rest for a few minutes at the approximate 2-mile point and restrooms. Bring lots of water, wear comfortable shoes, sun protection and insect repellent.
Meet in the main parking lot. Meet at 8:45 AM for a sign-in, instructions, and start the hike at 9:00 AM sharp. Minors under age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for the duration of the hike. Dogs on leash are welcome.
FEE: $2/honor fee.
Check our Meetup site for dates, meetings, locations and any last-minute announcements before starting out.
Contact: Courtnay Micots (850)[masked], [masked]
Please review all details provided about the activity. It is up to the participant to contact the event organizer at least two (2) days before the event for any information. If events are limited, some information may not be posted until closer to the event. Do not wait until the day of the event to request information as it may be too late to get back to you. Additionally, please change your RSVP on Meetup if you can no longer attend as there may be a waitlist.
The Florida National Scenic Trail and other forest trails are part of the natural environment. Rough, uneven, and/or slippery surfaces, protruding roots, encroaching vegetation, fallen branches, mud and water, insects and other wildlife, irritating plants and other hazards may be present. Be prepared for the weather, insects and sun protection. If you question whether a hike is within your ability, contact the Activity Leader.
Get advance notice on events like this and other great activities by joining the Florida Trail Association and becoming a member of the Apalachee Chapter. Go to http://www.floridatrail.org/make-a-difference/become-a-member to join FTA online (or call the FTA office in Gainesville, toll-free[masked]), join our Meetup.com site at https://www.meetup.com/Apalachee-Florida-Trail-Hiking/events/ and like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/ApalacheeChapter.FTA/ .