Senior’s Outdoor Active Recreation (S.O.A.R)

Two senior adults hiking in a park

Join us for our senior's outdoor active recreation (S.O.A.R.) program, where our staff take you off the beaten path for guided hikes and other outdoor activities.

These exciting adventure's are designed for active, older adults to enjoy fun-filled days while visiting sites around Florida.

Dates and locations

Click on the park name to see the dates and locations for the programs. Register by contacting the park where the event is taking place.

  1. Brandon Park- (813) 635-8179
    • October 23 - E.G. Simmons Hike
    • November 20 - Sarasota Audubon Center
    • December 18 - Riverwalk Downtown
    Brandon Park Info
  2. Gardenville Park - (813) 672-1120
    • October 15 - E.G. Simmons Hike
    • November 19 - Sarasota Audubon Center
    • December 17 - Riverwalk Downtown
    Gardenville Park Info
  3. Jackson Springs Park - (813) 554-5004
    • October 3 - Emerson Point / de Soto National Memorial
    • November 7 - Madeira Beach / John's Pass
    • December 5 - Spree Hike at Wortham Park
    Jackson Springs Park Info
  4. Northdale Park - (813) 264-8956
    • October 22 - Orange Grove Winery ($10)
    • November 19 - Spree Hike - Upper Tampa Bay Park
    • December 10 - Anclote Key/Dolphin Cruise ($18)
    Northdale Park Info
  5. Roy Haynes Park - (813) 903-3480
    • October 16 - Sunken Gardens ($10)
    • November 20 - Spree Hike - Alderman’s Ford Park
    • December 18 -Picnic Island
    Roy Haynes Park Info
  6. Ruskin Park - (813) 672-7881
    • October 17 - E.G. Simmons Hike
    • November 21 - Sarasota Audubon Center
    • December 19 - Riverwalk Downtown
    Ruskin Park Info
  7. Westchase Park - (813) 964-2948
    • October 17 - James Museum - Wildlife Art ($10*)
    • November 21 - Anclote Key/Dolphin Cruise($18)
    • December 19 - Spree Hike - Medard Park
    Westchase Park Info