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 firstname.lastname@example.org, please be sure to give
names of all participants, phone number and email address.
November 11 @9:00 am to 11:00 am
Take a guided hike through a section of Heart Island Conservation Area, which is co-owned by the St. Johns River
Water Management District and Volusia County. Explore this sandhill plant community and learn about the area’s
agricultural history and restoration. Meet at 6348 Lake Winona Road, D...
November 18 @9:00 am to 11:00 am
Observe the preserve’s plants and animals during a six-mile hike. Meet at the west entrance, 3637 E. New York Ave.,
DeLand. Registration is requested and may be made by contacting Volusia County’s Environmental Management office at
386-736-5927 or email@example.com. Parti...
November 21 @9:00 am to 11:00 am
Bring a canoe or kayak for a leisurely paddling trip from Lake Ashby to Wiregrass Prairie Preserve. Paddlers will
observe the preserve’s plants and animals from their boats, and the guide will explain how land management is
important for the lake’s water quality. Meet at the Lake Ashb...
November 26 @9:00 am to 11:00 am
Ride the first segment of the East Central Regional Rail Trail and experience the natural world along the way.
Participants will ride the paved trail from Green Springs Park to State Road 415 and back – an 11.4-mile round
trip. All ages and abilities are welcome. Bicycle helmets are require...