Hike with a Ranger
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Come join us at Fort Cooper State Park for a fun, enjoyable and informative hike for the whole family. The hike will start at the pavilion at 9:00am and will be led by a park ranger. We will walk one of our three trails, approximately a 1.5 mile hike, looking at the different plants, animals and insects that we may see. For you’re safety, it is recommended that you wear close-toed shoes. Suggested items to bring are water, insect repellent, sunscreen, hat or visor, camera and binoculars.
**Minors must be accompanied by an adult. This event is subject to cancellation due to weather.
**Park entrance fee is $3.00 (cash only please) per vehicle, up to 8 people.
- $3 per carload/ up to 8 people
In 1835, the United States sought to expel Native Americans who were fleeing to Florida Territory in order to avoid forced relocation beyond the Mississippi River. During this Second Seminole War,...