Category Archives: Kayak/Canoe

Find great places to kayak and canoe in Walton County and Northwest Florida.

Take a guided eco tour of Western Lake on a kayak or stand up paddle board April 28

Time: 8:30 – 11:00 a.m. You will travel from where the water comes in to Western Lake to where the water goes out from Western Lake to the Gulf of Mexico.  Discussion topics will include history, coastal dune lake ecology, … Continue reading

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Enjoy a canoe tour of Western Lake channel and outfall at Grayton Beach State Park April 30

On Wednesday, April 30 from 9 – 11 a.m. enjoy a canoe tour of Western Lake channel and outfall.  A Grayton Beach State Park specialist will lead you on an exciting trip on Western Lake discussing the importance and rarity … Continue reading

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Take a hike on the Florida Trail along Econfina Creek

Scenic vistas await the explorer Hiking the Florida Trail along the Econfina Creek just north of Panama City in Washington County is a must do for anyone who enjoys nature. This portion of the Trail in Northwest Florida runs along … Continue reading

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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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Take a guided paddle excursion from Eden Gardens State Park to Peach Creek April 14

Time: 9 – 11:30 a.m. Participants will launch from Eden Gardens State Park, paddling Tucker Bayou to Peach Creek. Discussion topics will include marsh ecosystems and the history of Choctawhatchee logging. The excursion will be led by Karl Renelt. Moderate … Continue reading

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Enjoy a guided canoe tour of Western Lake channel and outfall March 28

On Friday, March 28 from 9 – 11 a.m., enjoy a guided canoe tour of Western Lake channel and outfall at Grayton Beach State Park.  Our Park Services Specialist will lead you on an exciting trip on the lake discussing … Continue reading

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Kellogg Bayfront Park in Santa Rosa Beach open to the public

Kayak, canoe, and stand up paddle board launch on the Choctawhatchee Bay A new waterfront park is open on the Choctawhatchee Bay. The long awaited Kellogg Bayfront Park in Santa Rosa Beach boasts panoramic vistas, along with easy access to … Continue reading

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Public input opportunity on Blackwater River and Tate’s Hell State Forests Dec. 12 in Tallahassee

Recreational use of Blackwater River and Tate’s Hell State Forests in jeopardy We are facing a threat to our unfenced and full use, night and day, of our two largest state forests, Tate’s Hell State Forest and Blackwater River State … Continue reading

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Explore The Outdoors Festival 2013 at Live Oak Landing a huge success

Families enjoyed a great day exploring the outdoors Walton Outdoors is happy to announce the Explore The Outdoors Festival on Nov. 2 was a huge success. The day of introducing children to the wonders of the outdoors was enjoyed by … Continue reading

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Explore The Outdoors Festival coming to Live Oak Landing Nov. 2, 2013

A great day of outdoor fun in store Walton Outdoors is excited to announce we will be hosting our annual Explore The Outdoors Festival on Nov. 2, 2013. The event will be held from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at … Continue reading

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