Category Archives: Biking

Take to the trails and bike in Walton County Florida.

Explore nature at St. Vincent Island National Wildlife Refuge

Have you ever wanted to step back in time and explore the natural beauty of Florida?  Pack yourself a lunch and head over to the undeveloped treasure chest that awaits you at the St. Vincent Island National Wildlife Refuge (NWR). … Continue reading

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Bike safety program and trail ride at Grayton Beach State Park Dec. 14

Saturday December 14  at 10: a.m. join the Ranger Slade for a program on biking safety followed by a trail ride. Learn important safety tips on bike riding, trail riding, and the importance of wearing a bike helmet. The interpretive … Continue reading

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Free entry to Florida State Parks on Veterans Day Nov. 11

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is celebrating Veterans Day with free park entry for everyone at state parks* on Monday, Nov. 11. The Florida Park Service encourages residents and visitors to celebrate veterans and active military personnel by bringing them … Continue reading

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South Walton Community Council Back To Nature Festival Oct 17-20

The South Walton Community Council is hosting their 12th Annual Back To Nature Festival October 17-20, 2013. With five events to choose from, there is something for everyone to explore at the annual festival. The Back to Nature Festival offers … Continue reading

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Bay County Audubon hosting bird walk at Conservation Park Sept. 14

The Bay County Audubon will be hosting a bird walk at Conservation Park in Panama City Beach on Sat., Sept. 14. The walk will be from 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. The walks are free along with binoculars available. Conservation … Continue reading

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Explore ancient sinkholes at Falling Waters State Park

Enjoy beautiful ferns and a waterfall at this Northwest Florida park Depending on what time of year you visit Falling Waters State Park, you may or may not witness a cascading waterfall into a 100-foot deep ancient sinkhole. As the … Continue reading

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Explore the natural beauty of Blackwater River State Forest

Lakes, trails, rivers offer endless recreation Boasting more than 210,000 acres of long leaf pine forests, lakes, streams and rivers, Blackwater River State Forest is a great place to explore nature. As one of the largest and oldest State forests … Continue reading

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Explore Falling Waters State Park

Enjoy fern-covered ancient sinkholes at this Northwest Florida park Depending on what time of year you visit Falling Waters State Park, you may or may not view a cascading waterfall into a 100-foot deep ancient sinkhole, as the waterfall is … Continue reading

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Enjoy a leisurely hike or bike along the Cassine Trail in South Walton

Forest trail a leisurely, picturesque hike Located within the Point Washington State Forest and part of its Eastern Lake Trail System, Cassine Gardens trail offers a pleasant, easy hike showcasing the diversity of Northwest Florida’s ecosystems. The majority of this … Continue reading

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Pine Trail Mountain Bikers group forms in South Walton

Group works to improve trails in Point Washington State Forest There is a new group of cycling enthusiasts in South Walton, and they are looking for a few more members. The Pine Trail Mountain Bikers have been exploring, enjoying and … Continue reading

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