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[ft-l] Hiking proposed trail in Ocala (long)

We were just out west hiking in Colorado and they were using so nifty
aluminum tabs with orange plastic reflective coating. Te were probalbly 1.5
inches square and were tacked to the tree. The looked to last much longer
than the standard paint blaze. They seemed to be easier to see at a distance

----- Original Message -----

> You guys did a wonderful job.  We were amazed at how you got through some
> places at all.  And we really didn't have too much trouble.  A few flags
> were obviously missing, either through decomposition or wind/rain.  We
> bits and pieces on the ground so were able to follow them as well.  In
> a few areas were they totally missing and those were short.  Not much is
> left of your cutting however.  With the renewed rain, nature is taking
> it's own.  Without the flagging, we never would have found the "trail".
> Walking through there really made me appreciate all the hard work it takes
> to build trail.  And I think it will be a beautiful section of trail when
> completed.  I loved every minute of it, too.
> Deb
> > as a member of the four-man crew who flagged that new trail, let me add,
> > that if you think it is hard to walk now...you should have been there
> we
> > marked it!  national scenic trail it might one day be, but it started
> > 'real florida'.
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