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Cedar Key Railroad Trestle Nature Trail

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A 1 mile hike through history

We enjoyed this small hike through the woods where there used to be train tracks so many years ago... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2019
Twotreeses
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Saint Cloud, Florida, United States
Worth the walk ...

Half mile walk under a canopy of trees that emerge in one of the many bays at Cedar Creek. In a... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2018
phils_dad
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cheshire
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Reviewed May 24, 2019

Real nice place to see but the trail is not very long. The trail is shaded and runs to the area water.We saw a lot of birds at the end of the trail.

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank midgit55
Reviewed April 30, 2019

While it is a short walk, about 1/2 mile in, it is a nice, peaceful walk. I enjoyed the descriptive signs for the plants along the route. It does need some cleanup from the folks who don't believe in taking their trash out with them....More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 25, 2019

We enjoyed this small hike through the woods where there used to be train tracks so many years ago. Did not see much wildlife until the end when we saw either a falcon or eagle, to high up to decide. Very neat story about these...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Twotreeses
Reviewed November 26, 2018

Half mile walk under a canopy of trees that emerge in one of the many bays at Cedar Creek. In a place where there’s not too much to do this is a nice walk.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

Just a stroll thru the brush / marsh on sandy built up rail bed. No tracks or anything like that. Plants along the way, identified with markers. At the waters edge are the old piers that the tracks would have been sitting on. Good walk...More

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank SCdiver71
Reviewed March 20, 2018

This trail was not very long and not much to really see (very canopy with trees) Couldn't really tell at the end of the trail that it was a railroad once went through there. Expected more. Would recommend walking it to say you have, just...More

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank smpitts
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Short half mile walk down a finger out into the Back Bayou. An hour is more than sufficient for most people. Particularly good if you are interested in the plants/trees which are carefully labelled and very diverse. Water is only really visible at the very...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank LLCCProf
Reviewed March 16, 2018

We took our dog along the trestle trail. The trail was posted with many different flowers and foliage signs which was cool to learn the names of some of them.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank camp w
Reviewed March 3, 2018

A very short walk .06 of a mile. but many of the plants and trees had information posts. This was very interesting.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 285jessed
Reviewed March 3, 2018

A nice walk through the flora and fauna. With good signs to keep you informed about the local trees, shrubs and plants.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Response from merlotsmom | Reviewed this property |
I believe that dogs are permitted if they are on a leash.
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Deborah S
February 18, 2017|
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Response from jennygaylenono | Reviewed this property |
No FEES! Totally free and a good little nature hike!!!
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Deborah S
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