Tag Archives: Kayaking/Canoeing

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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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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Explore The Outdoors Festival comes to Live Oak Landing Oct. 17, 2017

A great day for outdoor family fun Walton Outdoors is pleased to announce we will be hosting our seventh annual Explore The Outdoors Festival on Oct. 14, 2017. The event will be held from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at … Continue reading

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Guided ecological journey down Econfina Creek Aug. 11

POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER Join UF/IFAS Extension Agents and other experts as we explore Econfina Creek. This unique creek contains numerous springs including the first magnitude Gainer Springs Group that discharges more than 100 million gallons per day. The Econfina eventually flows into Deer … Continue reading

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Kellogg Park: A south Walton nature lovers’ generous legacy remains mostly ignored

Santa Rosa Beach residents Patricia and Louis Kellogg lived long and fulfilling lives. After raising five children, the outdoor enthusiasts enjoyed their retirement on the Choctawhatchee Bay. With a passion for nature and double masters degree in education, Patricia Kellogg … Continue reading

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Explore the beautiful paddling trails of Eglin Air Force Base recreation area

Northwest Florida offers and abundance of spectacular recreation opportunities. Beautiful beaches, crystal clear springs, and what seem as though never-ending hiking trails, there are natural areas to please any outdoor enthusiast. One such area off the beaten path is Eglin … Continue reading

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