The Florida Trail Association's Niceville chapter has planned several outings this month. The schedule is listed below:
•8:30 a.m. Jan. 9: 5-mile hike on Eglin near Crestview. Lunch and fellowship to follow. Details: 302-528-8284.
•8 a.m. Jan. 18: four-day, three-night Walton Countybackpacking adventure on Eglin. Eglin recreation permit required. Details: 585-5150.
•6 p.m. Jan. 22: monthly meeting, Ed’s Hometown Seafood & Steaks in Niceville. Visitors welcome. Details: 850-654-1172.
•9 a.m. Jan. 26: 3-, 5- or 8-mile hike, Point Washington State Forest near Santa Rosa Beach/Walton County. Details: 302-528-8284.
•5 p.m. Jan. 26: 4-mile night hike, Karick Lake; dinner at Gator Café in Baker afterward. Details: 651-0902.
For more information, visit http://choctaw.floridatrail.org.