Trail Association Meeting Oct. 5

The Loxahatchee Chapter of the Florida Trail Association will feature a show of its annual Thanksgiving hikes on the Florida National Scenic Trail (FNST). The program is open to the public and will occur on Monday, Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Okeeheelee Nature Center.

The hike is called the Big “O.” It is held over several days and done on parts of the FNST around Lake Okeechobee. Chapter President Roy Moore will lead a pictorial review with a brief look at what’s coming for the 2015 hike.

This year’s hike runs from Nov 22 to Nov. 27. The daily hikes are open to the public. Participants can take part in one or more days. Learn more at the FTA’s Oct. 5 meeting. For more info., visit