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Bartram's Travels: Paynes Prairie Hiking Adventure with Lars Anderson   

William Bartram called it the Great Alachua Savanna. We know it as Paynes Prairie. On this chapter of our "Bartram's Florida" series, we'll take a 3 mile stroll onto the wetland savanna made famous by the young explorer in 1774.

The talk will include a brief overview of the prairie's rich history from Lars Andersen, author of "Paynes Prairie: A History and Guide."

-Note: Meeting time at park is 10 AM.
-There is a $5 Park Fee payable at the entrance day of trip.
-The trip duration is 1.5 - 2 hours long.
-The difficulty: Easy, two mile stroll on easy (mostly flat) terrain. Since this is an out-and-back hike, participants who can't do the entire hike are welcome to turn back at any time.
-The Skill level: Good for beginners.

 

Bartram's Travels: Paynes Prairie Hiking Adventure with Lars Anderson
Course #: TRI190
Instructor: Lars Anderson
Room: Field Trip
Day of the week: F Date: 9/17/2021
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Note: Students are not charged when placed on a waiting list, and will be notified by MTP staff if a seat becomes available.
 

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