Take a hike or paddle with the Florida Trail Association

January 7, 2013

Florida Trail Association in Northwest Florida

Activities 2013

Activity Participants Please note: Contact the activity leader well in advance for more information and/or to reserve your place (space is limited.) Unless instructed otherwise by the activity leader, each participant should bring: day pack, plenty of water (recommended minimum, 2 quarts), sun protection (hat, glasses, screen), insect repellent, lunch and or snacks, adequate clothing for the forecast, and comfortable, sturdy close toed shoes with socks. Long pants, work gloves, and extra water are recommended for work hikes. Activity leaders may deny participation to anyone who is inadequately prepared.


All activities are open to the public unless noted otherwise.

The following are upcoming activities of the Florida Trail Association:

Wednesday, Jan 9, 2013 at 8:30 a.m.  Join the Florida Trail Association for a 5 mile hike on Eglin near Crestview.  Lunch & fellowship to follow.  Details: 302-528-8284 or 850-651-0902 choctaw.floridatrail.org

Friday, Jan 18, 2013 at 8 a.m. – Monday, Jan 21, 2013.  Join the Florida Trail Association for a 4 day 3 night backpacking adventure on Eglin in Walton County.  Eglin recreation permit required.  Details: 850-585-5150 or 816-916-5736 or choctaw.floridatrail.org

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2013 at 6 p.m.  Monthly meeting of the Florida Trail Association at Ed’s Hometown Seafood & Steaks in Niceville.  Visitors welcome.  Details: 850-654-1172 choctaw.floridatrail.org

Saturday, Jan 26, 2013 at 9 am.  Join the Florida Trail Association for a 3, 5, or 8 mile hike in Point Washington State Forest near Santa Rosa Beach/Walton County.  Details:  302-528-8284 or 816-916-5736 or choctaw.floridatrail.org

Saturday, Jan 26, 2013 at 5 p.m.  Join the Florida Trail Association for a 4 mile night hike around Karick Lake with dinner following at the Gator Café in Baker.  Details: 850-651-0902 or 850-682-6098 or choctaw.floridatrail.org