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Gumbo Limbo Trail

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Trail Length: 0.4 miles (600 meters) round trip

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes

Bicycles Allowed: No

Trail Description: This self-guiding, paved trail meanders through a shaded, jungle-like hammock of gumbo limbo trees (Bursera simaruba), royal palms (Roystonea elata), ferns, and air plants.

Directions to Trail: Starts from the Royal Palm Visitor Center, four miles (6 km) from the main park entrance/
Ernest Coe Visitor Center.

 
Gumbo Limbo Trail
The flaky bark of a gumbo limbo tree

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