Ancient Cypress Forest Tour

Date
Thu. June 20, 2019 ( 9:00am - 12:00pm)

Location
Naples, FL

Cost
$25
$20 for Nat'l. Audubon Society members. $10 per person for Friends of Corkscrew members.


Description
DESCRIPTION: "A guided boardwalk tour in Corkscrew's ancient bald cypress forest, the world's largest remaining old growth bald cypress forest."
"It is Corkscrew's 65th anniversary year under the protection of the National Audubon Society.  Corkscrew's ancient bald cypress forest is the world's largest remaining old growth bald cypress forest and was protected from logging in 1954.   Join us for a 2.25-mile tour on our boardwalk of the ancient forest highlighting Corkscrew history, ecology, storytelling and landmark ancient cypress trees. There are occasional opportunities for rest along the way."
TIME AND LENGTH OF HIKE: "9 a.m. to noon. This is a 2.25-mile walking tour that takes about 3 hours."
COST: $25 per person (includes Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary boardwalk admission) for non-Corkscrew members. 
$20 per person (includes Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary boardwalk admission) for National Audubon members.
$10 per person for Friends of Corkscrew members.
REGISTRATION: "Registration is open on the day of the program, but we recommend that you register in advance via Eventbrite, as there is a 10 participant limit."
FOR EVENTBRITE REGISTRATION: CLICK HERE
"Register by Eventbrite. Select the desired date. Payment is also via Eventbrite when you register." 
WHERE TO MEET: "Please meet your guides behind the admissions desk inside the Visitor Center a little before the start of the program."
LOCATION: 375 Sanctuary Road West Naples, FL 34120. 
INFO: For more information, email corkscrewtours@audubon.org  or Call (239) 348-9151.
AGE LIMIT: "Participants must be 16 years or older."
UPCOMING TOURS
  • November 14, 2019
  • December 12, 2019
  • January 16, 2020
  • February 6, 2020
  • March 12, 2020
  • April 23, 2020
375 Sanctuary Road West Naples, FL 34120
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