The Stories of a Forest at Paleo Hammock Preserve

Sunday, May 9 from 9 to 10:30 a.m.: The Stories of a Forest at Paleo Hammock Preserve: 8551 Carlton Road, Port St. Lucie. Travel back in time as you walk through old oaks, elms and palms in this unique preserve. As you enjoy this beautiful hike, you will learn about the geological and archeological history of the area and why it is such a special forest. This 1.5-mile loop will not disappoint with its towering trees, beautiful vegetation and an array of wildlife.

For more information and to find the link for registration, please visit www.slchikes.org, call 772-462-2526 or email slchikes@stlucieco.org.

Programs are usually limited to eight people helping to allow participants to immerse themselves into the county’s beautiful natural areas. Based on current best practices, masks must be worn to participate in one of St. Lucie County Environmental Resources Department’s Guided Nature Programs.

Programs target ages 12 and older unless otherwise noted.  All minors must be accompanied by an adult. Proper footwear and water are required for all programs and please leave pets at home.