South Pine Flatwoods Hike at Pine Island Conservation Area
February 5, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm$20.00
Meet at Sams House, 6195 North Tropical Trail Merritt Island, FL.
This adventure will commence at the Sams House at Pine Island Conservation Area and carpool up to the Trailhead. The Pine Island South Pine Flatwoods Trail features several opportunities to observe our raptors in action. This is an easy hike through conservation lands that span over 880 acres of the Pine Island Conservation Area bordering the saltmarsh and Indian River Lagoon. Walk through areas that have been managed by the EEL Program using various techniques, including prescribed burns. The flora of the area supports a myriad of wildlife, including many migratory species that may be observed on this beautiful trail. Learn about the origins of names of the Pine Island area as you enjoy this walk-through a less traveled area. (Wear hats, closed toe shoes, bring water and sunscreen).