More Cracker Crumbs

If you found this week’s Urban Explorer column on Crackers interesting, a reader suggests checking out the Cracker Trail, the actual routes Florida pioneers used in the late 19th century to drive their cattle.

Every February, horseback riders (with covered wagons!) trek cross-state on a 120-mile journey to draw attention to Florida's horse and cattle heritage.

For more information, or to register, visit their site here.

Scroll to read more News Feature articles
Join the Creative Loafing Tampa Bay Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state.
Help us keep this coverage going with a one-time donation or an ongoing membership pledge.

Newsletters

Join Creative Loafing Tampa Bay Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Creative Loafing Tampa Bay. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Creative Loafing Tampa Bay, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at [email protected]