|Hike Name:||Collier Seminole State Park Loop Trail|
|Nearby Town:||Marco Island|
Going south from Tampa on I-75, take Exit 101 (SR 951 & SR 84) and turn right. Follow 951 to US 41. Turn left on US 41 and the Collier-Seminole State Park will be 8 miles on the right just past CR 92. Going west from Fort Lauderdale, take Exit 80 (SR 29), go south to 41 and turn right. Follow 41 for about 15 miles, and the Collier-Seminole State Park will be on your left.
|Total Hike Distance:||6.50 miles|
|Hike Difficulty:||Moderate to Difficult|
|Hike Type:||Roundtrip, Loop Hike|
|Hike Starts/Ends:||Main Trailhead|
|Trails Used:||Florida Trail Loop in Collier Seminole State Park|
|Backcountry Water Sources:||None|
|Management:||State Park Service|
Florida Trail Association
|Best Season:||Winter, Spring|
|Road Conditions:||Secondary Paved Roads, Maintained Gravel or Dirt Roads|
|Hike Summary:||This is a more difficult than average Florida Trail down in South Florida. It has wet areas and the day we went it rained alot. My family is a tough bunch! It is near Big Cypress and shares many of the same characteristics.
We did this hike in March 01. Kids are much bigger now!