Hiking The Stephan Foster State Park
The 6th most popular hiking trail in Florida.
Saturday 9 July 2016 03:12 GMT
North of Lake City and White Spings, the Stephan Foster State Park has 5 miles of sandy hiking track through live oak forests and open grasslands with plenty of wildlife.
To reach the hiking trailhead from Lake City, follow US75 north to SR136 and head east into White Springs. Turn left heading north on US41 for 0.5 miles. Veer left into the park. Park just north of the bell tower. The trailhead is just southwest of the campground entrance (no parking at trailhead). Look for the trailhead map board.
Overall, Stephan Foster State Park is the 6th most popular hiking trail of all 43 hikes in Florida. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby Stephan Foster State Park including Florida National Scenic Trail and Lake City.