The Dune Boardwalk at Sea Rim State Park is a small, elevated boardwalk that takes you from the dunes out to the gulf shore. It's not much of a hike, but the view is nice and the sound of the waves is very relaxing. Once you're out on the beach, you can walk for miles up and down the shore if you want, collecting seashells or just enjoying the locale.
The Gambusia Boardwalk Trail at Sea Rim State Park is a lollipop-shaped trail over a wooden boardwalk that takes you out over the Gambusia Marsh. There are a lot of birds to watch and I even saw an otter! Educational signs about the wildlife and ecosystem are placed strategically along the trail, making this a nice, educational nature trail.
The Spoonbill Foot Trail at Sea Rim State Park isn't really a trail, but more of a flattened vehicle pathway across a wetland area. I had difficulty in finding the trailhead as there is no signage at the trailhead. I knew where it was supposed to be, but I still had to walk around hunting for it.
The trail itself is wet and muddy. You are, after all, walking across vegetation, not land. I could not complete the entire trail because half way out it became too wet and mushy, so I turned around and headed back.
I never saw any Spoonbills, either. :(
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