The three main trails have trailheads at different locations. Reach the George Cooley and Pfundstein Road Trails by taking SR 17 south from Babson Park. Take a left on Murray Road and go 2.2 miles to a left turn on Pfundstein Road. Follow signs to the two trailheads. Reach the Jenkins Trail by traveling 9 miles east from Lake Wales on SR 60. Take a right at Walk-in-the-Water Road, go 3.5 miles to Wakeford Road and turn right. The parking area is at the end of the road. The easy access is from Lake Kissimmee from Tiger Cove.
Several hiking trails of varying lengths provide access to the oak scrub, pine flatwoods, sandhill, hardwood swamp and longleaf pine/wiregrass habitat associated with the Lake Wales sand ridge and the Tiger Creek watershed. The Jenkins Trail follows Tiger Creek. The George Cooley Trail is a loop trail that goes through scrub, hardwood swamp, pine flatwoods and cutthroat seeps. The cutthroat seep–dominated by cutthroat grass–is a moist habitat that periodically dries out. The Pfundstein Road trails provide access to Patrick Creek and a longer loop trail into an area called the central highlands.
Tiger Lake specializing in Largemouth Bass, Bluegill and Black Crappie. Is located at Latitude 30.23722, Longitude -82.94667
From intersection of SR 60 and Tiger Lake Road, turn left and go 1.9 miles to Rosalie Lake Road. Turn left and go 1.0 mile to ramp. …
Submit your review