5th Annual “Get to Know Colt Creek State Park”–February 25, 2018 from 12pm-4pm

Save the date for the 5th Annual “Get to Know Colt Creek State” family friendly event sponsored by the Friends of Colt Creek State Park–February 25, 2018 from 12pm to 4pm.

The day’s schedule includes:

  • Tram Tours every hour starting at 12:15pm
  • Guided “pony” rides by the Florida Sport Horse Club from 1:30-3:00
  • Photography hike at 2:00pm
  • Geocaching starting at 1:30pm
  • Ranger-led guided hikes at 1:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Free hot dog lunch provided by The Friends of Colt Creek while relaxing and listening to music on the lawn from 12:30pm to 2:00pm

And even more activities, such as:

  • Alligator Encounter
  • Butterfly Display and Education
  • Owl Information Session by the Sierra Club, Ancient Islands Group
  • Woodland Wonders, Animal Rehabilitation
  • Nature in Action: Activities by Polk County’s Environmental Lands Program
  • Fishing & Instruction by FFWCC
  • Natural High Adventures Fishing Club Youth Contest
  • Canoeing & Kayaking
  • Polk County Waste & Recycling Education
  • Florida Forest Service Fire Fighting Helicopter & Smokey the Bear
  • K-9 Unit Demo by the Polk County Sheriff’s Office
  • Polk County Sheriff’s Office Children’s Crime Prevention Unit
  • Hiking, Biking, and Horseback Trails

To learn more about the park, visit www.floridastateparks.org/park/coltcreek or visit our page on Facebook

Admission Price: $4 Per Vehicle (Standard State Park Admission Price)
Colt Creek State Park, 16000 State Road 471, Lakeland, FL 33809