Sebring is in the heart of the state, more than an hour north of Lake Okeechobee and an hour south of Lake Wales, surrounded by ranches and citrus groves as well as some significant natural areas along the Kissimmee River.
Activities by Map
- Florida Trail at Fort Basinger (11/19/2012) - While our explorations this week focus on the Big O Hike around Lake Okeechobee, side trips to review changes in the Florida Trail are a part of the journey. A wander to the 4Es Trailhead in Fort Basinger surprised us with a new routing of the trail along the rim of the vast Kissimmee Prairie […]
- Dewey Litl Loj (10/3/2009) - Did you know the creator of the Dewey Decimal System also created Lake Placid, Florida? Here's the story.
- Hiking near Zolfo Springs? (2/8/2009) - I just heard from my friends Bill and Ginny, who are planning a trip up to Zolfo Springs. For those of you who have no idea where this is, it’s a quiet place in the middle of South Central Florida, about an hour east of Bradenton and a half hour north of Arcadia, in Hardee […]