This past weekend we stayed for three nights at Lake Griffin State Park, located in Fruitland Park, Florida. The reason we wanted to check this park out was because it is home to the second largest live oak tree in the state. We stayed in site #14, which is one... Read more →

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While RV camping at Lake Griffin State Park in Fruitaland Park, we drove the 15 minutes over to take a hike at Flat Island Preserve, located in Leesburg. It was a foggy morning to start out, which was nice. By the time we were half way through the hike the... Read more →

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While RV camping at Lake Griffin State Park, we took the 30 minute drive over to check out Trout Lake Nature Center. Located in Eustis, the Trout Lake Nature Center is a place that offers some short hiking trails, environmental education programs, and a small museum with nature artifacts. There... Read more →

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If you are near Fort Myers and want a place to take a short walk and see some beautiful nature stop by Six Mile Cypress Slough (pronounced slew) Preserve. Located at 7791 Penzance Blvd in Fort Myers, they offer a 1.2 mile stroll along a raised boardwalk. The boardwalk winds... Read more →

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We just got done spending four nights at Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park. We had a great time camping, hiking, biking, running, and stargazing! We look forward to going back there again in the future. As the name implies, this is a 54,000 acre prairie. It's wide open and the... Read more →

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