Today I started planning for the new hiking season this year. Im planning to hike most of the FT at OcalaNational Forest and Withlacoochee State Forest. First step for planning is looking at hunting season for both palces. My observations so far: ONF is a no go from Sept 19 to Jan 4 and WSF is a no go from Nov 1 to…See More
"I joined Florida Hikes and in particular this group because I am thinking of challenging the FKT in the fall of next year. I am not a speed hicker but am an ultra runner. I will decide if I am goign to attempt this after my 100 mile race at the end…"
This group is to serve as resource for those wishing to attempt Fastest Known Times, or FKT's, on Florida's various trail systems. For those wishing to attempt an FKT, here are some basic guidelines by Peter Bakwin that are generally recognized by the FKT community, from his forum http://fastestknowntime.proboards.comIf you decide to set an FKT for any of Florida's trails, be sure to post on the Fastest Known Time forum, as well as…See More
Share with us your best shots of you or your friends hike through our great swamps and water trails. Show us all the cool things and fun stuff you love to do while hiking through water or the cool wild life you had found inside the water ;).See More