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Date November 25, 2023 8:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Hiking Spree: Woodpecker Wander with the Audubon Society

Register for the Hiking Spree and join Audubon Volunteer Dr. Mary Keith on a walk through Alderman's Ford Conservation Park while seeking out our favorite feathered friends. You'll be searching for all kinds of birds on this slower paced walk; so watch for Woodpeckers, hunt for Harriers, and survey for Sparrows as you check off one of your 8 Hiking Spree hikes on this journey.

Note: This event is meant for birders and nature enthusiasts of all skill levels to enjoy at a slower pace to observe nature, if you're looking to hike quickly this event is not for you.

Things to Note

  • There is a $5 event fee, you can pay in advance
  • There is a $2 park entrance fee
  • Participants should meet by shelter 1, at end of parking lot near the trail.
  • Rain checks will be provided if cancelled
  • If you are under 18 you must be accompanied by an adult
  • No alcohol allowed
  • The length of the hike is ~2.5 miles
  • Participants must be 10 years or older
  • The maximum number of participants is 12
  • Participants must be registered for the Hiking Spree, learn more and register at HCFLGov.net/HikingSpree. No dogs permitted on this guided hike.

Things to Bring

  • Water in refillable container
  • Closed-toe shoes
  • Binoculars
  • Personal camera
  • Snacks
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray
  • Work gloves

If you have any questions, send us an email at CELMOutreach@hcflgov.net Learn more at HCFLGov.net/HikingSpree.

For more information, contact Ashley Martin or call (813) 365-5275

Event Details


Aldermans Ford Conservation Park

100 Alderman's Ford Park Dr. (main entrance)

9625 Canoe Launch Loop in Lithia (canoe launch entrance)

Plant City FL, 33567


November 25, 2023 | 8:15 AM


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