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.
October 3 @9:00 am to 11:00 am
Paddlers will set out from Lemon Bluff Boat Ramp, 907 Lemon Bluff Road, Osteen. They’ll take a leisurely paddle on
the St. Johns River and observe shoreline plants and animals along the way. Bring a kayak or canoe. Life jackets
and whistles are required. Registration is requested and may be...
October 11 @9:00 am to 11:00 am
Take a three-mile guided hike and learn about the plants and animals that live in the preserve. Meet at 1751 Lopez
Road, Osteen. Registration is requested and may be made by contacting Volusia County’s Environmental Management
office at 386-736-5927 or email@example.com. Partic...
October 17 @6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Explore the night sky with retired astronomy teacher Hugh Ward Jr. at Wiregrass Prairie Preserve, 1751
Lopez Road, Osteen. Using their eyes and telescopes, participants will view constellations, bright stars, planets,
star clusters, Messier objects and maybe a comet. Bring a folding chair,...
October 28 @9:00 am to 11:00 am
Experience pine flatwoods, cypress domes and swamps on this riding tour. The group will make exploratory stops to
learn about wetlands and their importance in natural habitats. Meet at 431 Pioneer Trail, New Smyrna Beach.
Registration is requested and may be made by contacting Volusia County&rsqu...