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      Guided Walk Thursdays at CREW Flint Pen Strand Trails in Bonita Springs


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      November 5, 2020

      Thursday   9:00 AM - 11:30 AM (weekly on Thursdays for 25 times)

      15970 Bonita Beach Road SE
      Bonita Springs, Florida 34135

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      Guided Walk Thursdays at CREW Flint Pen Strand Trails

      Join our CREW Trust volunteers on an interpretive walk through Flint Pen Strand, a unique part of the Corkscrew Regional Ecosystem Watershed (CREW). Your guide will show you around the Kehl Canal, headwaters of the Imperial River and through various habitats that are undergoing habitat restoration. Wildlife sightings include white-tailed deer, swallow-tailed kites and wading birds.
      Hikes will cover around 1.5 miles of uneven ground from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.. Please join a little early, if possible, between 8:45 and 9:00 so that everyone is set for a 9:00 start.

      Limited to 8 hikers. Only service animals allowed. 

      Requirements for Participants:
      *Wearing a face covering and social distancing is required while participating in CREW Trust Programs.* If you choose not to wear a face covering while on a CREW Trust program, you will be asked to leave the group and hike the trails on your own.

      To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, please follow these recommendations from the CDC:
      -Stay home if you are sick or do not feel well, and what to do if you’re sick or feel ill.
      -Using social distancing to maintain a distance of 6 feet between others in all areas of the park.
      -Covering coughs and sneezes with a tissue or the inside of the elbow.
      -Soap and water are not available on the CREW trials, instead bring hand sanitizer to use that contains at least 60% alcohol and rub hands together until dry.
      -Young children should be supervised to ensure they are using sanitizer safely.
      -Avoiding touching eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
      -Face coverings should not be placed on:
      Children younger than 2 years old
      Anyone who has trouble breathing
      Anyone who is unconscious, incapacitated or otherwise unable to remove the cloth face covering without assistance

      Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes and appropriate outdoor clothing. Bring water to drink. Sunscreen and a hat are advisable. Cameras and binoculars are optional. 

      Cancellations or modifications may occur due to inclement weather, such as thunderstorms or COVID-19 restrictions.

      Donations to the CREW Trust are greatly appreciated on the day of the hike or online at http://www.crewtrust.org.

      FAQs
      Is there an age limit for the event?
      This guided walk is for all ages.

      What are the parking/facilities like at the trails?
      There is a gravel parking lot at each trailhead. There is one portable restroom also at each trailhead.

      What are the trails like?
      The trails are mostly grassy/sandy ground level trails . Expect seasonally wet/muddy places on the trails during the wet season (July - December).

      Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
      Yes. You may give your spot to someone else. Be sure to change the information on your registration page accessible through your email receipt.

      Can I update my registration information?
      Yes, you may update your registration information up to 24 hours before the event.

      Can I cancel my ticket(s)?
      You may cancel your ticket(s) up to 72 hours prior to the event.

      Do I have to bring a printed ticket to the event?
      No. We do not issue print tickets. Simply check in with the event leader at the time of the event.

      Can I bring my dog?
      This is not a dog-friendly event, unless the dog is a service animal.

      Cost: Payment required - $5.00 per person

      Categories: Education | Health & Wellness | Outdoors & Recreation

      This event repeats weekly on Thursdays for 25 times: Nov 5, Nov 12, Nov 19

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.

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