New trails open on the Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive

MAITLAND, Fla., Oct. 20, 2016 -- 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.

MAITLAND, Fla., Oct. 20, 2016 — 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 www.sjrwmd.com/recreation.