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Guided kayak tour at Camp Helen State Park Aug. 9

Join Camp Helen State Park on Thursday, Aug. 9 from 9 – 11 a.m. for a leisurely 90-minute paddle on Lake Powell, one of the world’s largest Coastal Dune Lakes. Learn about the history, natural communities and wildlife that make this Outstanding Florida Water so unique and important. This guided kayak tour will be enjoyable for individuals, families and groups. All levels of experience are welcome. Space is limited. Advanced reservations are required to participate and can be done by...

Guided plant stroll at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park June 18

Join Topsail Hill Preserve State Park and Master Gardener Bill Kuenstler on June 18, 2018 from 9:00a.m. – 11:00 a.m for a guided plant stroll. Take a stroll through the park and the campground to explore the plants visible and to see what is in bloom.  The program is on the third Monday of the month.  In July, the program will be on July 16, 2018.  In August, the program will be on August 20, 2018. A $6.00 entry admission per...

E.O. Wilson Biophilia Nature Center open to public this summer

The E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center will be open on Thursdays and Fridays in June and July. The hours are 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. General admission pricing: $8.00 for an Adult, $5.00 for a Child (3-12) FREE for anyone 2 and under. The Center will also be open for summer day and week camps. For schedule of events available online, go to www.eowilsoncenter.org E.O.Wilson Biophilia Center 4956 State Hwy 20 East Freeport, Florida 32459 850-835-1824...

Marine camp offered at Camp Timpoochee

Are you interested in learning about marine life, going fishing, or exploring the underwater world with a mask and snorkel? If so, this is the camp for you! This local education opportunity for budding marine scientists will be happening this summer at Camp Timpoochee in Niceville, FL.   The camps enable participants to explore the marine and aquatic ecosystems of Northwest Florida; especially that of the Choctawhatchee Bay. Campers get to experience Florida’s marine environment through fishing, boating snorkeling, games, STEM...

E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center offering summer day and week long camps

The E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center is offering a variety of fun camps this summer with both day and week long sessions. Day camps are every Wednesday with a different theme, and are offered for $45 each session. Get ready to paint, move, play, and explore! June 6- Totally Turtles June 13- Forest Friends June 20- Pond Pals June 27- Radical Reptiles July 11- All About Owls July 18-Let’s Wing It! Birds July 25- Buggin’ Out August 1- Mad Science Experiments...

Explore the Town Center trails in Santa Rosa Beach

Four miles of meandering trails around South Walton’s Government Center a pleasant walk or bike ride Many folks aren’t aware of the scenic, leisurely trails located around the busy South Walton Government Annex buildings in Santa Rosa Beach. The multi-modal trails offer more than four miles of hiking and biking enjoyment. Easily accessible, one can meander along and enjoy the beauty of South Walton’s natural resources. The trails boasts forest footpaths, multi-use paved trails, and bridges crossing over wetlands areas....