First visit to Apoxee Park (pronounced 'Ah-po-ee') as a tourist and enjoyed it. There is a short paved trail (Butterfly Orchid Trail) mostly shaded that would be ideal for small children, strollers or wheelchairs. Aptly named, we did see a few different butterflies.
The longer and more "rustic" trail is the Apoxee Trail. This is a 2.5 mile trail (not a loop) that is a combination of boardwalks, dirt and sand, and some muddy spots. I have read that your feet will get wet on this trail, but we went in March and it was fine. Trail is easy, flat and well marked. The trail has a variety of woodlands, swamp and open meadows. The swamps are very striking with their dead trees, moss and water reflections. We did not see much wildlife, but we hiked in the middle of the day and there were also many mountain bikers around. Going at dusk or dawn may yield better results.
As hikers, we really enjoyed this scenic trail and will return again when back in FL.
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