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Six Mile Cypress Slough

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Boardwalk offering a close up view of alligators!


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1.0

Miles

1.6

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16' 5 m

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15' 4 m

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Features Birding · Lake · Wildlife

Family Friendly There are educational signs posted around the park to learn about the local wildlife.

Description

Although this trail is short, there is quite a bit to see.

There are a few places to sit and watch the wildlife, and you are likely to see many different species of birds. The trail is a raised boardwalk to protect the ecosystem. Leaving the trail is prohibited.

Flora & Fauna

The lake is full of fish, alligators and turtles. Various bird species also populate the area.

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Austin Thomas

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Young alligator in a pond along the Six Mile Cypress Slough Trail
May 8, 2015 near Pine Manor, FL
Mangrove Forest
May 8, 2015 near Pine Manor, FL
Red-bellied Woodpecker
May 8, 2015 near Pine Manor, FL

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Mar 3, 2020
Lene Ka
1.5mi — 0h 50m
Dec 18, 2018
Adam Langhals
Oct 22, 2018
Bill Lindner
Went as dusk. Beautiful and mysterious place! 1mi