Myakka Adventures with your personal guide Paula Benshoff
Paula’s talk come alive as she shares her knowledge of local natural and cultural history. On a early pioneer natural and cultural history walk, he will ask you to imagine you are an early Florida pioneer. She will ask, “How would you find food, shelter, medicine? Paula Benshoff is a retired Park Specialist from Myakka State Park after 33 years of service. She is author of the book “Myakka” published by Pineapple Press.
Myakka Adventures feature the subject of your choice:
- Natural & Cultural History
- Wildflower Identification
- Native trees and shrubs
- Land management
- Edible and medicinal plants
- Florida wildlife, tracks, signs & lore
- GPS navigation
- Myakka stories
As you walk through beautiful and peaceful scenery Paula can identify plants, share Myakka stories, and answer your burning questions. Hikes are 120 minutes.