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Best trails in Allen David Broussard Catfish Creek Preserve State Park

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Explore the most popular trails in Allen David Broussard Catfish Creek Preserve State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

Allen David Broussard Catfish Creek Preserve State Park is located along the beautiful Lake Wales Ridge. This state park is home to a variety of wildlife: cougars, snakes, crocodiles, tortoises, bobcats, coyotes etc. Visitors can enjoy hiking trails, seven miles of equestrian trails, a covered pavilion, fishing and excellent wildlife viewing opportunities. The preserve is also home to numerous rare plants.

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Map of trails in Allen David Broussard Catfish Creek Preserve State Park
Park information
Acreage:
8,000 acres
Park hours
Monday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Contact
(863) 696-1112
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Top trails (4)
#1 - Catfish Creek Long Loop
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 2 h 28 m
Please note: Allen David Broussard Catfish Creek Preserve State Park is open 8 a.m. to sunset. Restrooms and trash cans are unavailable, all other park facilities are closed due to COVID-19.Show more
#2 - Catfish Creek Horse Trail
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 2 h 28 m
Please note: Allen David Broussard Catfish Creek Preserve State Park is open 8 a.m. to sunset. Restrooms and trash cans are unavailable, all other park facilities are closed due to COVID-19.Show more
#3 - Catfish Creek Short Loop
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 50 m
Please note: Allen David Broussard Catfish Creek Preserve State Park is open 8 a.m. to sunset. Restrooms and trash cans are unavailable, all other park facilities are closed due to COVID-19.Show more
#4 - Catfish Creek North Horse Trail
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 1 h 52 m
Please note: Allen David Broussard Catfish Creek Preserve State Park is open 8 a.m. to sunset. Restrooms and trash cans are unavailable, all other park facilities are closed due to COVID-19.Show more