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Keep your eyes to the sky for white pelicans migrating through Northwest Florida

By Stan Kirkland, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission One of the many benefits of living in the Florida panhandle and particularly near the coast is the vast variety of wildlife we often see. Daily, you’re apt to see bald … Continue reading






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Military relics, land conservation cohabitate at Coffeen Nature Preserve

Former WWII missile test launch facility home to diverse sand pine trails As many people buzz up and down U.S. Highway 98 in Santa Rosa Beach, few ever notice the small entrance signs to the Coffeen Nature Preserve and Four … Continue reading






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A delightful journey to Grayton Beach State Park

Mother Nature shows off her best features at this gem of a park Those that live in the Florida Panhandle are blessed with the diversity and natural beauty of our local Florida State parks. One of several great parks located … Continue reading






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Walton County Fair in Defuniak Springs Oct. 5 – 10, 2015

The Walton County Fair, a tradition since 1924, kicks off six days of family fun on Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. Sticking to its roots as an agricultural fair, there will be livestock competitions every day including rabbit, poultry, hog, horse, … Continue reading






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Walton County fishing report for Aug. 12

Fishing is good! Bay: Trout and redfish bites deep. Get out early. Biting on live shrimp and gold spoons. River: Big flathead catfish bites going on. Good size shellcracker biting on all sorts of bait such as crickets and worms … Continue reading






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Explore The Outdoors Festival comes to Live Oak Landing Oct. 15, 2016

A great day of outdoor family fun in store Walton Outdoors is excited to announce we will be hosting our sixth Explore The Outdoors Festival on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016. The event will be held from 10 a.m. – 2 … Continue reading






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Ponce de Leon Springs State Park the perfect place for a family outing

Pack a lunch and take a cool dip in the springs Interested in exploring the perfect place to take the family and enjoy a swim in a spring? Pack up a picnic lunch and head over to Ponce de Leon … Continue reading






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