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Trails where you can get out backpacking for a night or more. Includes loop trails in state forests and Florida State Parks, as well as segments of the Florida Trail.

Backpacking Trails by Name

See more photos from the Apalachicola National Forest

Apalachicola National Forest

The Apalachicola National Forest is the largest National Forest in Florida, sweeping around the southern edge of Tallahassee. It is
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Wild iris at Bayard Point Conservation Area

Bayard Point Conservation Area

Bayard Point Conservation Area preserves an untouched riverfront forest on the St. Johns River. Follow this route through the John
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Big Oak Trail

Big Oak Trail

The Big Oak Trail is one of the most scenic hikes in North Florida and is part of the statewide
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Blackwater River SF

Blackwater River State Forest

At Blackwater River State Forest near Milton, immerse yourself in the largest state forest in Florida: 190,000 acres surrounding the
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Bulow Creek State Park

Bulow Creek State Park

It's the trees that catch your attention at Bulow Creek, from the canopied road leading to the park to the
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Buster Island Loop

Buster Island Loop

The 7-mile Buster Island Loop at Lake Kissimmee State Park is a favorite for both day hikers and backpackers, as
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Citrus Hiking Trail

Citrus Hiking Trail

One of Florida's longest backpacking loops - and the longest within a single piece of public land - the Citrus
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Coastal Prairie Trail

Coastal Prairie Trail

Ready for a wilderness challenge? On the Coastal Prairie Trail, battle mosquitoes, unrelenting sun, and deep and sticky marl mud
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Collier Seminole Hiking Trail

Collier-Seminole Hiking Trail

A wet and wild 6-mile loop into the watery wilderness of the Big Cypress Swamp, the Collier-Seminole Hiking Trail provides
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Collier Memorial at Collier-Seminole State Park

Collier-Seminole State Park

It was meant to be a national park, the largest natural hammock of royal palms in the United States, set
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CREW Marsh Trails

CREW Corkscrew Marsh

Explore the northwestern boundary of Corkscrew Marsh - one corner of a massive conservation area surrounding Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary and
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East Loop, Jonathan Dickinson State Park

East Loop Trail

An immersion into vast pine flatwoods that includes scrambles over ancient dunes, the East Loop at Jonathan Dickinson State Park
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Flat Island Preserve

Flat Island Preserve

Established as a botanical preserve for native plants, Flat Island Preserve is on an island in the Okahumpa Marsh ringed
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FT Alexander to Farles

Florida Trail, Alexander Springs to Farles Lake

Get acquainted with Big Scrub on this 8.4-mile stretch of the Florida Trail in the Ocala National Forest as it
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Florida Trail, Baseline to Marshall Swamp

Florida Trail, Baseline to Marshall Swamp

Along the Baseline Road to Marshall Swamp section of the Florida Trail in Ocala, enjoy a swath of true urban
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Big Shoals

Florida Trail, Bell Springs to Big Shoals

With Florida's only Class III whitewater and the beauty of a Florida waterfall along a stretch of trail that is
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Bradwell Bay

Florida Trail, Bradwell Bay

You're guaranteed to get wet on Florida’s roughest, wildest swamp walk on the Florida Trail in Bradwell Bay, a wild
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Florida Trail, Buckman Lock to SR 20

Florida Trail, Buckman Lock to SR 20

A connector through timber lands, the Florida Trail between Buckman Lock and SR 20 west of Palatka is a 7.4-mile
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Cross Florida Barge Canal segment near Buckman Lock

Florida Trail, Buckman to Rodman Dam

Paralleling a segment of the Cross Florida Barge Canal, the Buckman Lock to Rodman Dam hike on of the Florida
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Along the Florida Trail at Bull Creek

Florida Trail, Bull Creek WMA

Providing a 20.5 mile loop for backpacking amid open pine savannas and prairies, the Florida Trail at Bull Creek WMA
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