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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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Camp SkyWay offering outdoor summer fun at Camp Helen State Park

Local Day Camp keeps your children moving, learning, and exploring, while creating memories and friendships Camp SkyWay, located at Camp Helen State Park, offers a one of a kind summer day camp experience for young campers ages 5-12. Campers will … Continue reading

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Learn about the flora and fauna at Deer Lake State Park April 17

On Thursday, April 17th at 9 a.m. join the Deer Lake Park services specialist for “The Dunes are Alive talk at Deer Lake State Park. Learn about the flora and fauna found in the sand dunes. Participants will meet at … 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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Take a guided tour of the wet prairies at Grayton Beach State Park April 16

Time: 10 a.m. Join the Park Ranger at Grayton Beach State Park for an informative tour of some of the park’s wet prairie restoration areas. Learn the importance of these areas, which endangered plants call them home, and how titi … Continue reading

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Take a dune walk with Topsail Hill Preserve State Park specialist April 3

Time: 1:00 p.m. Without the dunes, there would be no dune lakes. This hike at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park will cover our unique dune areas here in South Walton. From primary dunes to scrubby back dunes, this hike will … Continue reading

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Take a dune walk with Topsail Hill Preserve State Park specialist March 25

Time: 1:00 p.m. Without the dunes, there would be no dune lakes. This hike at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park will cover our unique dune areas here in South Walton. From primary dunes to scrubby back dunes, this hike will … 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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Learn about deer Saturday March 29 at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

Time: 3 – 4 p.m. Topsail Hill Preserve invites you come learn about our most ubiquitous mammal, the white tailed deer. This program will cover the general life cycle of our deer, where they bed down, what the rut is, … Continue reading

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Learn about sharks and dolphins March 15 at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

Time: 2 – 3 p.m. Often times these two animals can be seen from the beach, this program will help you identify the differences between the two which will help you discover who’s who. There will be a discussion on … Continue reading

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