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Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve

Short, lakefront walking trail in Lake Alfred offers views of wading and migratory birds and endangered plants.

On the shores of Lake Rochelle in Lake Alfred sits 112 acres of Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve. It includes a 1.1 mile multi-use trail. With almost a mile of lakefront shoreline, there are ample opportunities to view wading and migratory birds, in addition to observing several species of endangered plants and animals.

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