Category Archives: Kayak/Canoe

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

Dead River Landing in Walton County a scenic location for boating, camping, and recreation

One of the most popular boat accesses and hunting spots along the Choctawhatchee River now boasts significant improvements. Dead River Landing just north of Bruce offers a scenic location to boat, camp, and recreate along Seven Runs Creek near the … Continue reading







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Guided kayak tour of Western Lake every Wednesday in Sept.

Time: 9 – 11:30 a.m. The Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance (CBA), in partnership with Northwest Florida State College, is offering the fall season of their popular eco-tourism initiative, Eco Adventures of Walton County. Explore a coastal dune lake of South Walton … Continue reading







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Guided canoe and kayak tour of Campbell Lake Aug. 29

Date/time: Sat., Aug. 29, 8:30 a.m. The Friends of Topsail Hill Preserve State Park are leading a canoe and kayak tour of Campbell Lake on Saturday, Aug. 29. The paddle will begin at 8:30 a.m., canoes and kayaks provided, as … Continue reading







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Guided kayak tour of Western Lake on Wednesdays in August

Time: 9 – 11:30 a.m. The Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance (CBA), in partnership with Northwest Florida State College, is offering the fall season of their popular eco-tourism initiative, Eco Adventures of Walton County. Explore a coastal dune lake of South Walton … Continue reading







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South Walton has new artificial reef off of Grayton Beach State Park

It’s official, South Walton has a new artificial reef, and it is in the shape of a sea turtle! On Friday, July 10, 2015 the South Walton Artificial Reed Association (SWARA) deployed the first half of 58 artificial reef structures … Continue reading







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Explore northwest Florida’s Big Juniper Creek in Blackwater State Forest

A lazy day on the water suited for family fun Northwest Florida has an abundance of great places to explore off the beaten path. Great trails, and beautiful waterways, we are fortunate to have many places to explore. Big Juniper … Continue reading







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Kid camps and outdoor fun offered this summer around Walton county

Enjoy outdoor fun outdoor activities this summer with a variety of children’s camp options in Walton county. Marine Camp offered at Camp Timpoochee July 20 – 24 Are you interested in learning about marine life, going fishing, or exploring the … Continue reading







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Twists and turns keep you paddling on Turkey Creek

Turkey Creek paddle full of beautiful surprises One of Northwest Florida’s most scenic waterways is the narrow, seepage spring fed Turkey Creek just west of Niceville. Located on Eglin Air Force Base Reservation, just off of SR 85, Turkey Creek … Continue reading







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Kayak rentals now available at Camp Helen State Park

Camp Helen State Park now offers kayak rentals, adding to the already wide range of park activities. Sponsored by the Friends of Camp Helen, kayak rentals on Lake Powell will begin June 4. Rental rates*, which will go directly to … Continue reading







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National Marina Day at Bluewater Bay Marina June 13

The Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance (CBA) of Northwest Florida State College and Bluewater Bay Marina are hosting a Marina Day celebration on Saturday, June 13, 2015 from 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. The event is free and open to the public, with … Continue reading







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