• Sunrise over the Fort George River in the Timucuan Preserve.

    Timucuan

    Ecological & Historic Preserve Florida

Compass Scavenger Hunt

Compass
Find yourself in a National Park.
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Tour Kingsley Plantation by compass! The compass scavenger hunt is a free activity available to scouting groups and anyone else interested in visiting our site in a new way. This group activity navigates scouts through the plantation using their sense of direction and a compass provided by the park. Scouts will learn how to use a compass, discover some of the biology of the park and learn the history of a plantation. Call ahead to the ranger station at Kingsley Plantation at 904.251.3537 to schedule this group program. One weeks notice is required.

Did You Know?

Florida Territorial Governor William Pope Duval

One of the Huguenot inhabitants of la Caroline had the surname of "DuVal.” Jacksonville, Florida, where the national memorial is located, is within Duval County which is named for Florida's first civilian territorial governor, William Pope Duval, a Huguenot descendant. More...