Category Archives: Eco adventure

Explore the outdoors in Walton County and Northwest Florida with an eco tour adventure with a guide or on your own.

Hydrobike Christmas cocoa, campfire and carols Dec 17, 18, 22

Emerald Coast Hydrobikes and Grayton Beach Catering have teamed up to bring you a holiday celebration the whole family will remember. The night begins by exploring the Choctawhatchee Bay until the sky paints a beautiful sunset. Then gather around the … Continue reading

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Bike, hike, camp and horseback ride at Pine Log State Forest

Sand Pond Recreation Area in Ebro offers miles of trails to explore Looking for a fun place to take the family to explore nature? Head over to Pine Log State Forest for a day of hiking, biking or horse back … Continue reading

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Florida State Parks offering free admission Nov. 11

Florida State Parks will be offering free admission at Florida’s 174 state parks for all families and visitors Nov. 11, Veterans Day, in recognition of all those who have served and are currently serving in our U.S. military. Year-round, Florida’s … Continue reading

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Explore nature along three trails in Bear Creek Educational Forest

Explore unique ecosystems at Bear Creek A wealth of wildlife, birds and wildflowers await visitors to Bear Creek Educational Forest just west of Tallahassee in Quincy. Located within the Lake Talquin State Forest, Bear Creek focuses on education, with an … Continue reading

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Explore the natural beauty of the Choctawhatchee River along Chain of Lakes

Enjoy a hidden wildlife sanctuary amid towering cypress trees There is a little known place right outside of Walton County where you may explore nature at its finest. One of the Choctawhatchee River’s tributaries, Chain of Lakes near Ebro, offers … Continue reading

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Guided tour of Grayton Beach State Park nature trail Nov. 3

Time: 9 a.m. Join Walton County Extension Agents Laura Tiu (marine science) and Evan Anderson (agriculture) for a walking tour of the Grayton Beach Nature Trail around Western Lake. The one-mile nature trail winds through a coastal forest where scrub … Continue reading

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