Paralleling the floodplain of Titi Creek and its tributaries, this 14.8-mile hike on the Florida Trail across Eglin will surprise you with its mature longleaf pine forests and its steep descents into creek basins.
Traversing more than 50 miles of what once was the Choctawhatchee National Forest, the Florida Trail in Eglin Air Force Base offers consistently rugged terrain that backpackers won't find elsewhere in Florida. All hikers, day hikers and backpackers alike, must obtain an Eglin permit and check the daily Public Access Map for base closures before hiking these sections of trail.
Experience a little bit of all of the best that the Florida Trail in Eglin has to offer with this scenic 6.6-mile round-trip hike across hilly terrain punctuated by the tributaries that flow into Alaqua Creek.
Take on some rugged terrain on this round-trip hike to Alaqua Creek to discover the beauty of the undulating landscape, including an ancient magnolia-beech forest cradled between floodplains.