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Hike the Orlando Wetlands Loop

Christmas, Florida

4.0/5
based on 1 reviews

Details

Distance

4 miles

Route Type

Loop

Description

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This must-hike trail winds through marshes and lakes teeming with Florida native wildlife.

Start in the parking area off of Wheeler road in Orlando Wetlands State Park. Follow the signs for the Orlando Wetlands Loop. Stay on the lookout for birds, reptiles, insects, and other interesting creatures as you hike through the species-rich wetlands.

Trail is open year round.

Note: Dogs are not allowed on the trail.

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Features

Cycling
Photography
Hiking
Lake
Scenic
Wildlife

Reviews

So many birds. The hiking is mostly on gravel roads with the exception of several small trails through the wooded areas of the park. It's totally worth a day trip just to see the wildlife! Next to no shade though, so maybe pick a cool day.

Leave No Trace

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