Outdoor learning adventures

Bring the family outdoors to experience natural Florida and the management of our conservation lands through programs by staff, guest instructors, guided hikes, eco-buggy tours, bike-abouts and paddles. Participants are encouraged to dress for the weather, wear hiking or walking shoes, bring a camera, drinking water and your sense of adventure. Space is limited, registration is required.

For more information or to register for a class, contact the Volusia County Environmental Management at 386-736-5927 or email elm@volusia.org, please be sure to give names of all participants, phone number and email address.

Upcoming events

Guided hike of Doris Leeper Spruce Creek Preserve

September 26 @9:00 am to 11:00 am
Hike a beautiful one-mile trail through hardwood hammock and scrub. Meet at 2317 Creek Shore Trail, New Smyrna Beach.  Registration is requested and may be made by contacting Volusia County’s Environmental Management office at 386-736-5927 or elm@volusia.org.   Participants ar...


Randall Sleister
Program Manager
ext. 12092

Stuart Jones
Land Manager
ext. 21270

Bonnie Cary
ext. 21263

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when calling from):

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