Upcoming Hiking and Paddling Events

Upcoming Hikes and Preserve Tours

Please call the Lake County Water Authority at 352-324-6141 ext. 0 to register.

(Notice:  No reservations will be taken more than 30 days in advance of event.)


Wolfbranch Sink Preserve Open House – August 27, 2017  8:30 am. – 3 pm.

Come join use for a leisurely hike at Wolfbranch Sink Preserve and view its seasonal water fall and active sinkhole.  Please click on flyer below for more information.


TENTATIVE HIKES for 2017-2018 – MORE INFORMATION TO COME

  • August 27, 2017 – Wolfbranch Sink Preserve Open House Hike
  • October 14, 2017 – Hidden Waters Preserve Hike
  • October 21, 2017 – Umatilla Wildlife Festival: Alexander Springs Paddle
  • November 18, 2017 – Sawgrass Island Preserve Long Hike (evening with S’mores)
  • December 2, 2017 – Lake Norris Conservation Area Dog Walk
  • January 20, 2018 – Flat Island Preserve Long Hike
  • February 10, 2018 – Pre-Sweetheart Open House Hike at Wolfbranch Sink Preserve:
  • March 10, 2018 – Flat Island Preserve Bat Hike (evening with S’mores)
  • April 14, 2018 – Hidden Waters Preserve Fitness Hike

 


Lower Wekiva Clean-Up • Thursday, October 19th, 9:00 am – 11 am, Difficulty Level 2

Take a paddling trip with naturalists on Florida’s National Scenic River, the Wekiva River, to experience the abundant wildlife and beautiful surroundings.  While participants travel the waterway, they can help preserve the health of the river by picking up litter along the way.       Please call the Lake County Water Authority at 352-324-6141, ext. 0 to register.  NOTE! – REGISTRATION FOR THIS PADDLING EVENT OPENS SEPTEMBER 19TH!!


Double Run/Lake Harris Blueway Paddling Adventure • Sunday, November 18th, 9:00 am – Noon, Difficulty Level 2

Tucked away on Little Lake Harris is the Double Run Spring, where naturalists will lead paddlers to explore this hidden paradise and the wildlife that call this area home.    Please call the Lake County Water Authority at 352-324-6141, ext. 0 to register. NOTE! – REGISTRATION FOR THIS PADDLING EVENT OPENS OCTOBER 18TH!!