Parks are closed in the Florida Keys due to extensive damage to the Florida Keys from Hurricane Irma.
Summertime is the time for short hikes, and what better place to enjoy a brief walk than the breezy trails of the Florida Keys? There are a lot of short nature trails in the Keys ideal for families to explore, for children to inspect the microcosm of life that exists in tropical hammocks, mangrove jungles, and coastal strands. Trails in the Florida Keys offer up-close encounters with diminutive wildlife like tree snails, lizards, and key deer. Here’s a list of places to take a tropical tromp in the summertime – but do bring the insect repellent with you!