Author Archives: Walton Outdoors

Camp Helen State Park hosting movie, food and fun on June 15

The third annual Movies & More series at Camp Helen State Park will continue on Wednesday, June 15 at 5:30 p.m. The evening begins in the park’s Recreation Hall with a brief interpretive program led by a Camp Helen Park … Continue reading

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FWC to host public webinars to discuss bear management May 26, 31, and June 2

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is hosting three public webinars to discuss the FWC’s black bear management program and answer questions. Topics to be addressed at the webinars include new bear population estimates, 2016 bear range updates, … Continue reading

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Salsa canning workshop offered in north and south Walton June 9

Have lots of tomatoes at home and don’t know what to do?  Come to the Fiesta de Salsa.  Registration is now open for anyone interested in learning more about using the water bath canning style of preserving salsa.  This is … Continue reading

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A peaceful journey for nature lovers awaits at the Shoal Sanctuary

Trails, sculptures and serenity nestled along the trail in North Walton Tucked away off the beaten path in north Walton County there is a unique outdoor experience for nature lovers called the Shoal Sanctuary. Located on 50 acres of trails, … Continue reading

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Daylily society meets in DeFuniak Springs

Are you a fan of daylilies? Learn how to grow and enjoy the beauty of these popular flowers with the Choctawhatchee Hemerocallis Society. The club meets and shares varieties through club exchanges and inexpensive auctions. Annual dues are $5.00. The … Continue reading

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Nick’s Annual Redfish Roundup tournament reels in 61 teams

Treylermade Tournaments hosted their 11th Annual Old Nick’s Redfish Roundup tournament at Nick’s Seafood Restaurant on Sat., May 21.  The popular tournament is the largest redfish competition in the Gulf Coast region. Tournament officials included Trey Nick, Tony Bigot, Sherrie … Continue reading

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It’s blueberry picking time in Northwest Florida

Where to find local sweet blueberries to pick or purchase in Walton County and the surrounding area June and July is the time of year to head out and find tasty Florida blueberries. In addition to a great topping for … Continue reading

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