Pretty waterfall, nice creek, interesting moss, very pleasant hike
Park at the orange arrow and walk toward the green arrow to find the blue blaze that directs you toward the trailhead.
Pass through the utility area
The highlight of the walk--the waterfall
One of many picnic tables along the accessible stretch of trail
Surprisingly abundant populations of Spanish moss
Another view of the waterfall - located on the Centipede trail in the northwest part of the park
The dock at the pond
Mossy and lichenous
Area around Spring Lake Preserve
Topo maps provided by MyTopo.com (purchase)
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