In the Apalachicola National Forest, the Apalachee Savannas Scenic Byway is a winding stretch of scenic road through expansive wet flatwoods and open pine savannas
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Protecting more than 400 acres of wild shoreline along South Hutchinson Island, Blind Creek Park lies in the middle of the island, spanning from the Atlantic Ocean to the Indian River Lagoon.
A few weeks before our trip to Great Britain, we visited the 31st Annual Central Florida British Car Club show held at Mead Gardens in Winter Park, enjoying the array of classic cars beneath the live oak canopy.
A mosquito-borne disease, Chikungunya fever was first identified in 1952 in Tanzania. In recent years it has spread prolifically throughout the Caribbean. It has no known cure, and it is now present in Florida.
Atlantic City, New Jersey, isn’t where you’d expect a nature trail. But the 1.1 mile AC Waterfront Sculpture Walk, a great birding destination, leads you along a panorama of Atlantic City’s wild spaces.
From Karen, one of our readers: We went for the first time to Gemini Springs Park and LOVED it! Will be a frequent visitor.
When the title “Hiker Trash” gets bestowed on you by friends, it’s an honor – if you love to hike. When it shows up next to your face at random on the Internet, it’s kind of funny.
Another adventure with Andy and Tina, this time bushwhacking through the lush greenery of Lake Proctor Wilderness in Geneva after a recent rain decks the trees out in leafy resurrection ferns.
Andy and Tina go in search of Culpepper Bend on an exploration of a little-hiked section of Little-Big Econ State Forest with access from the end of Brumley Road, Chuluota.
Heading for the Big Blue Cypress Mound in search of a geocache, The Andy finds adventure along the way.