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Sunday’s Hike at Chassahowitzka Wildlife Management Area

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Very interesting hike… there were SO MANY creative photo shots I could have stayed there all day.. I have to go back there this week!

Wood Worm photo by Alice Mary Herden | Green-Fly Media

Was able to see my two types of  Woodpeckers; Hairy Woodpecker and Red-bellied Woodpecker and so many Warblers!

Yellow Warbler photo by Alice Mary Herden

Next Hike Weekiwachee Preserve February 26 at 9am *date and time may change

Upcoming cool photography project!

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February 28… we are getting things ready for this cool project. It’s not only super cool but educational as well..

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Don’t forget:

2017 Spring Nature & Wildlife Photography Exhibit Chinsegut Conservation Center April 29 | 9am-4pm

Call to Photographers

Chinsegut Conservation Center is hosting their second Photography Exhibit that will feature stunning photographs taken at Chinsegut.

Chinsegut Conservation Center is open to the public on Friday and Saturdays from 8am to 2pm

More Information

We have a variety of workshops to help inspire your photography!

Questions.. please feel free to contact Alice Mary Herden @ or 352-232-6092

* Time Update Sunday 1/29 Meet-up for a Hike and Nature Photography

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Meet-up for a Hike and Nature Photography

January 29 | Chassahowitzka Wildlife Management |


According to Bay News 9 weather there is a chance of rain early morning till around 10am.


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There is a Daily Use fee of $3 per person … Meet at the Gate at 10:30am

We will be driving, parking and hiking….


What do I need to bring?
Bring your camera of course…(cell phone is good too!) And all the lenses you can carry comfortably.
Water | Bug Spray | First Aid | Snacks | Cell Phone | Tripod or MonoPod | Backpack | Sunscreen | Hat … what you feel you need to bring.

Bring a lunch if you are preparing to do the full day. We can have a picnic.

What do I wear?
Comfortable clothes and good supporting shoes like hiking boots

This is outdoors, you may experience ticks, bugs, snakes and other wildlife.. please be cautious and respect nature!

*Stay on the trails

*Respect Wildlife and Nature
*Respectful of other photographers… we all use different cameras and techniques… let’s just enjoy the company
*Leave no Trace

*Understand that you are entering these locations at your own risk

*Phone Charged
*Camera Battery Charged and extra Cards
*Know your limit and know your time… 2 miles to 20 miles.. An hour or six hours.

Chassahowitzka has 8 miles long, self-guided driving tour, the trails…with many areas to park and hike!  We are here to take our time and photograph.

*You are free to venture out on your own, but remember entering these public recreation areas you are entering at your own risk.

Be smart and please be aware of your surroundings while hiking in any area, getting that picture isn’t worth you getting hurt!

Questions.. you can email me @ or text/message at 352-232-6092

Looking forward to this hike!

Alice Mary Herden