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green Cypress Boardwalk

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0.5 mile 0.9 kilometer point to point
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 32' 10 m
Descent: -43' -13 m
High: 53' 16 m
Low: 27' 8 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 6% (4°)

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Features Birding · Lake · Views · Wildlife

Need to Know

The amenities here include a staffed Nature Center, restrooms, and water fountain (both can be found in the parking area). Chickee Huts and benches along the boardwalk trail are available as well.

Description

A wheelchair and stroller friendly boardwalk extends through the marsh and cypress swamp. Stop by the Nature Center to speak with a naturalist or sign up for a guided program.

Flora & Fauna

Snail kites are a common sight and bald eagles nest here in winter. Look for alligators, pig frogs, apple snails, great blue herons, and anhingas.

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