FFT Mission

The Florida Trail is a 1500-mile footpath that begins at the Oasis Visitor Center in Big Cypress National Preserve and ends at Gulf Islands National Seashore. About one thousand miles of it have been built.

FFT Purpose

The Florida Trail Association was born around a vision: to create a footpath from one end of the state to the other, from the Big Cypress National Preserve to Gulf Islands National Seashore. April, 2016 will be the 50th anniversary of the conception of the Florida Trail and subsequently, the Florida Trail Association. Since that beginning, over 1000 miles of hiking trail ...

Florida Trail Association

When you join the state-wide Florida Trail Association you automatically become a member of your local chapter based upon your zip code. However, members may attend the activities of any chapter and may transfer to any chapter they wish simply by informing the FTA Office.