On the Trail – Oct. 6

Posted: Friday, October 7, 2011  •  Blog, Flora, On the Trail Today, Students on the Trail

The trail is fresh and cool from the evening rain. SFCC Art Students sketch fall flowers, palafoxia, tread softly, and sandhill wireweed.

Shrine Box Journal Log

Posted: Saturday, September 24, 2011  •  Shrine Box Journals

Visitors to the Wayside Shrine Trail are encouraged to write in the shrine journals, thereby sharing their impressions with their fellow travelers. Here are some recent entries. On Sept. 16 Carol Mahler, author and storyteller,…

SFCC Summer Bridge Students Walk The Trail

Posted: Saturday, August 27, 2011  •  Class Tour

SFCC Summer Bridge students visit MOFAC and walk the trail. After a brief introduction to the history of the Lake Wales Ridge, students picked up plant guide booklets and headed out to the trail.

SFCC trail showcases ecology

Posted: Saturday, August 27, 2011  •  Trail Dedication, Trail Opening

BY BART CULPEPPER For Highlands Today Published: August 26, 2011 Even the late summer rainfall couldn’t dampen the atmosphere of the dedication ceremony for the Wildflower Wayside Shrine Trail at South Florida Community College. The…

SFCC Graphic Design Students Create Signs For Trail

Posted: Monday, May 2, 2011  •  Student Projects

SFCC Graphic Design students Mollie Ruble and Sean Martinez created trail signs in Intermediate Computer Graphics. Mollie’s signs are located on the trail and help visitors navigate the path. Sean’s signs help visitors locate the…

Avon Park High Students Visit The Trail

Posted: Thursday, April 28, 2011  •  Class Tour

Students from Avon Park High made journals in Mrs. Karla Respress’ art class prior to walking the trail. Students made rubbings from the shrine box covers in their journals and learned about scrub plants.