Two tracts covering 26,579 acres provides a habitat for 24 plants and 19 animals. Forest features over 50 miles of hiking trails, including 20 miles of the Florida National Scenic Trail.
South Lakeland park features 8.5-miles of trails with access points at Loyce E Harpe Park and Lakeland Highlands Scrub. Expect to see migratory birds as well as alligators, otters, turtles and snakes.
Two tracts provide over 60 miles of trails through pine flatwoods, cypress domes and hardwood swamps offering views of alligators, white-tailed deer, bobwhite quail, feral hogs and a variety of birds.
Address: 18490 Rockridge Rd
Polk City, FL 33868