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New trails open on the Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive

MAITLAND – The St. Johns River Water Management District is opening 2.5 miles of new trails on the popular district-owned Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive. The new segments will help alleviate traffic bottlenecks.

WHAT: An additional 2.5-miles of trails open on the Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive

WHEN: Beginning Oct. 21 from sunrise to sunset

WHERE: Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive, 2803 Lust Road, Apopka, FL 32703

In the 17 months the drive has been opened, more than 81,000 visitors have experienced a variety of wildlife viewing opportunities along a network of wetlands, levees and canals. For more details about recreation on district property visit the SJRWMD website.