Author Archives: Walton Outdoors

Walton County fishing report for Sept. 13

Fishing is good Bay: Still good redfish bite. River: Good reports bass bites in the lower river biting on live shrimp. Click here for fishing forecast Bay and river report brought to you by Copeland’s. “Where the locals shop and … Continue reading

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Butterfly workshop in DeFuniak Springs Sept. 22

Date/time: Friday, Sept. 22 – 1 – 3:30 p.m. If you are interested in butterfly gardening, preservation of pollinators, or just enjoying the annual migrations of the incredible Monarch Butterfly, the University of Florida/IFAS Walton County Extension is presenting an … Continue reading

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Picnic in the park at Ponce de Leon Springs State Park Sept. 9

Cool off and enjoy a great picnic on Saturday, Sept. 9 at Ponce de Leon Springs State Park. Enjoy free hotdogs, hamburgers, games and swimming with food starting at 11 a.m. Help keep our youth drug and crime free. Sponsored … Continue reading

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When the potential threat of a hurricane is approaching, it’s always good to have a plan

Hurricane season runs from June 1 – November 30 Native Floridians are familiar with the  impact of hurricanes and the damage it can do to property, life and our coastline. However, many newcomers are not aware of the what is … Continue reading

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Fly In to Fall Kite Festival on Okaloosa Island Sept. 16, 17

Date/time: Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 16, 17 – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Join in and fly a kite at the 9th Annual Fly In to Fall Kite Festival from Saturday, September 16 to Sunday, September 17 at The Boardwalk … Continue reading

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The swallow-tailed kite: Graceful raptors of our wetlands

Florida’s birding trail symbol is often spotted gliding around Walton County The swallow-tailed kite is a snack-food junkie if ever there was one. It spends most of the day aloft, eating on the run – catching bugs and eating them … Continue reading

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