29. A Podcast and FT Hiking Q&A

View this post on Instagram Sabatia grandiflora, largeflower rose gentian. Seen along the Ocean to Lake Trail, November 2009. . Thanks everyone who contributed to the impromptu IG gift guide I’m going to put together for Monday! Some great ideas for hikers! Also, thanks to those who have contributed so far on the q&a/ama episode […]

28. Ocala to Osceola (O2O) Corridor | Susan Carr, North Florida Land Trust

View this post on Instagram This was an exciting encounter near our Little Rain Lake Preserve in Clay county. Our land manager, Matt Greene, was present during this encounter while on a Christmas Bird Count with a group. Matt mentioned this is the largest Florida black bear he has encountered. Florida black bear presence is […]

27. FT ThruHike | Randy ‘Chuck Norris’ & LuAnne ‘Tigger’ Anderson & Chris Bell

View this post on Instagram Getting amped for all these FTthruHIKERS. . . #backpacking #hiking #floridatrail #ftthruhike #hikertrash A post shared by FTthruHike (@ftthruhike) on Nov 23, 2019 at 6:57am PST Music: “Breathing” by Lee Rosevere Show Notes: +@ftthruhike on Instagram +FTThruHike FB Page +Florida Trail Hikers website

26. Gators, Guts, & Glory | Lauralee ‘Blissful’ Bliss

View this post on Instagram A tried and true Florida Trail adventure. Find out what it’s like to hike through this fascinating state. Gators, Guts and Glory – Adventures Along the Florida Trail. On Amazon. blissfulhiking.com A post shared by Lauralee Bliss (@blissfulhiking) on Sep 5, 2019 at 3:48pm PDT Music: “Breathing” by Lee Rosevere […]

25. Jeff Glenn | North Florida Trail Program Manager FTA

View this post on Instagram ✨🐻The FTA and the USFS Sponsor Free Bear Canister Rental in the Ocala National Forest🐻✨ —————————————— Florida Trail users can now rent bear canisters at no cost for overnight trips along the trail. There are currently twenty bear canisters (10 liter Backpackers Cache 812 model) at the Buck N' Bass […]

24. Van ‘Nemo’ Tran | Community Outreach Manager FTA

View this post on Instagram This year’s FTA Volunteer T-shirts are currently en route to 500 well-deserving volunteers who have dedicated their time and energy to supporting and maintaining the FT last season. 🙏 Pictured here is a stack of a 1/5 of the Thank You packages we’ve shipped out. We’re grateful for all of […]

23. Bryan Galvin & Heather Bolint | PlasTrek 2019

View this post on Instagram Honored to have been interviewed by @wjhgtv in Panama City! We are on the last leg of our awareness trek, hoping to make it to Pensacola in the next 5-6 days! Keep following and keep refusing plastic!! Link to the story in our bio ☝️☝️ #saynotoplastic #refuseplastic A post shared […]

22. Sean ‘Run Bum’ Blanton | Wild Florida 120

View this post on Instagram At 10 am est today 225 spots open for the WILD FLORIDA 120 Mile Trail run on Jan 31, 2020. It’s point to point and on some of the most remote, untouched, and wild trails in the south. They’ve never had a race on them. You’ll see more views and […]

21. Keith Curry-Pochy

View this post on Instagram Give me wide open spaces and dark skies. Being out on the marl prairie at night with a clear sky, surrounded by the symphony of the swamp, is one of my favorite places to be. Florida is lucky to have two @idadarksky parks, Kissimmee Prairie and Big Cypress. #bigcypress #darkskypark […]

20. Heather ‘BOT’ Housekeeper & Scott ‘Wise Man’ Weis

The Florida Trail from a botanical perspective with Heather Housekeeper and Scott Weis—we delve into a lot in this episode from learning edible and medical plants in an unfamiliar state, the graciousness of the Florida Trail Trail Angel experience, canine Trail Friends, and the subtle and mystical beauty found along the Florida Trail. View this […]