The latest from Florida Hikes, including trail updates, outdoor adventures in Florida and beyond, commentary on Florida environmental issues, and gear reviews.

John and Doc Watson in Boone

Discovering Doc Watson

After arriving in Boone, North Carolina for this years Trail Dames Summit, I was picked up within moments of our arrival by our friends Sally and Read More

Paddling Shingle Creek

Canoeing Shingle Creek

As of Aug 30th, 2014, the Shingle Creek Regional Park at Steffee Landing (across the creek from Steffee Homestead) has canoes and kayaks for Read More

Deep inside Squire Boone Caverns

The Indiana Cave Trail

Roadtripping through the Midwest, we kept stumbling across show caves in places where cornstalks otherwise covered the rolling landscape. First in Read More

2014 Panhandle Gathering

2014 Panhandle Gathering

Get out and explore the Chipola and Econfina sections of the Florida Trail with the Panhandle Chapter of the Florida Trail Association this fall as Read More

Hikers on the 10th Annual Panhandle Trace

Panhandle Trace Hike

Hike from the Alabama border to Fort Pickens along the Florida Trail on the 11th Annual Panhandle Trace Hike, led by Christine Hale for the Western Read More

The Gathering

2014 ALDHA Gathering

It's America's largest gathering of long distance hikers, now in its 33rd year. The ALDHA Gathering is both a reunion of our nation's hiker family and Read More