Category Archives: Kayak/Canoe

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

St. Andrews State Park in Panama City Beach offers something for everyone

One of Florida’s top 10 parks chock full of adventure It doesn’t take long to understand why St. Andrews State Park is consistently named one of the top ten parks in the State of Florida. With more than 1,200 acres … Continue reading

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Full moon paddle at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park Feb. 10

Join Topsail Hill Preserve State Park for a Full Moon Paddle on February 10, 2017 from 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.  Experience Campbell Lake on a ninety minute Ranger guided paddling tour.  Participants must be experienced canoers/kayakers over 12 yrs old. … Continue reading

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Cotton Landing on Holmes Creek closed for restoration project

The Northwest Florida Water Management District has temporarily closed the Cotton Landing recreation site within the Choctawhatchee and Holmes Creek Management Area  for a restoration project. Cotton Landing is located northeast of Vernon along Holmes Creek. Vehicles will not be … 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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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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Walton County teaming with Washington and Holmes in the development of Choctawhatchee River paddle trail

In August, Walton County District 4 Commissioner and Chairman Sara Comander organized a regional paddle trail meeting with representatives from Walton, Washington and Holmes Counties as well as representatives from several Walton County departments, the City of Freeport, the E.O. … Continue reading

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