Buck Lake Conservation Area: Yellow/East Loop

DIFFICULTY 2 reviews

Buck Lake Conservation Area: Yellow/East Loop is a 2 mile loop trail located near Mims, FL that features a lake. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from January until January. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

2.0 miles Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

camping

fishing

fly fishing

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

walking

horseback riding

forest

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

bugs

muddy

The Buck Lake tract consists of natural woodlands and wetlands that have been used historically for pine and hardwood timber production and cattle ranching. North Buck Lake Scrub Sanctuary includes 181 acres of woodlands and wetlands adjacent to the 9,000 acres Buck Lake Conservation Area managed by the St. Johns River Water Management District. Along the trails, visitors can observe the variety of protected natural communities that support many species of plant and animal.

hiking
10 months ago

Note: you cannot take pets into any of the Brevard Sanctuaries, including this one.

hiking
6 years ago

Very enjoyable system of trails, primarily through wooded areas. Bring bug spray!! We had to ditch our first attempt there after a mile due to the ravenous hordes of mosquitos. Better in drier weather. Easy trails, easy to find and follow. A good afternoon of casual hiking.