Hike the Balm Boyette Scrub Loop

Balm Boyette Scrub Trailhead - Search Nearby - Added by The Outbound Collective

This long loop challenges your endurance while rewarding you with beautiful Florida scenery every step of the way.

The Boyette Scrub Loop trail is 9.2 miles long and not densely populated, though it is shared by hikers, runners, and cyclists. Get a good rhythm going on the beautiful trail that showcases a lake and a variety of flora. Pack a lunch for a break partway through and take the opportunity to soak in the beautiful surroundings while your endorphins work their magic.

Photo: barrison

Distance

9.2 Miles RT

Elevation Gain

137 ft Gain

Type

Loop

Activities

Photography, Hiking

Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Forest
Lake
Scenic
Wildlife

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We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!

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Main Trail Is Closed

My husband and our dog went to walk this trail and didn’t see any closed or orange tape so we ended up getting lost and a bicyclist stopped us and pointed us home. We did see a big Easter Diamond back rattle snake. That was cool. However we did have a great time and ended up walking 6.6 miles

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