Hike the Ancient Hammock Trail

Florida Ancient Hammock Trailhead

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Hike beneath the beautiful canopy of a virgin forest.

This short, intermediate loop passes beneath huge and ancient trees, and is also a good spot for birding. At the T-intersection in the trail, turn left.

Photo Credit: Houser and Larry Crovo

Pack List

  • Hiking boots
  • Sun protection
  • Water
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Activities:

Hiking

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Trail Type:

Loop

Distance:

0.6 Miles

Rating:

Features:

Forest
Wildlife

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about 1 year ago

Beautiful State Park!

Highlands Hammock is a gorgeous state park. We camped for 4 nights and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The large trees are spectacular and we loved looking at the wildlife. This trail, in particular was very stunning!

about 1 year ago

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