East of Tampa and southeast of Lake Wales, the Walk-In-The-Water Loop is 9 mile route through the 21,000 acre Lake Wales Ridge State Forest.
To reach the trailhead from Lake Wales, head east on SR60 for 9 miles to Walk In The Water Road. Turn south for 7 miles. The Trailhead is on the right.
Note: Horseback riding is not permitted on hiking trails.
Overall, Walk-In-The-Water Loop is the 22nd most popular horse trail of all 34 horseback rides in Florida.