Meet member Alice Oldford
Wife, mother, grandmother, Realtor, author, herbalist and FAPA gold medalist
Alice is a nature/outdoors lover born in NJ and transplanted to Florida and Maine. She loves to share tales from the trails with like-minded outdoors people. Her first two books, ?You Can Get There from Here: Hiking Hunterdon County Trails? and the sequel ?Hiking NJ Trails:? Hunterdon County and Beyond? explore NJ trails, and her most recent book ?10 Adventures and More in Lee and Collier Counties: Florida on Land and Water? offers a personal perspective for outdoor adventures right in bustling Lee and Collier Counties. Alice?s book ?Recipes and Life: Life is too Short to be Stuck in the Kitchen? is a FAPA gold medal winner reflecting her passion for home-made and home-grown as well as embracing what Mother Nature has to offer. Alice says it is her good fortune to pursue what she loves, which is mostly found outdoors. She loves encouraging budding writers.
Where can you enjoy an active outdoor experience in bustling Lee and Collier counties in Florida? Interested in learning some local history? How did the Monday Group, a bunch of ?70s teenagers, influence development of Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve and Manatee Park. Who were the utopian Koreshans? Try a family outing at Everglades Wonder Gardens, formerly a roadside attraction in the heart of Bonita Springs. Experience Florida scrub at Hickey?s Creek Mitigation Park. And there is water, water everywhere perfect for a leisurely paddle. Adventure right here in your own back yard.
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