Stretching from Melbourne Beach to Sebastian, this refuge protects sea turtle nesting grounds along the Atlantic Ocean
Spend a night or more in the wilds of Florida by planning a backpacking trip. Along with our state parks and state forests, the Florida National Scenic Trail offers plenty of overnight and multi-day trips.
Home to a gentle 1-mile loop hike through coastal habitats, Barrier Island Sanctuary is a gateway to Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge, with an informative oceanfront coastal biology center.
Enjoy the sea breeze on a hike along a scenic stretch of a natural shoreline in Florida
From hard-packed sands to powdery white strands to jagged rocky shorelines, Florida’s beaches will delight you
Public lands with Champion trees, virgin forests, landmark trees, and trees of notable size
The largest nature preserve in Pinellas County, Brooker Creek Preserve protects a mosaic of vanishing habitats while interpreting their value along more than 4 miles of trails.
Public lands with campgrounds, cabins, and remote camping areas in natural settings
Explore the best places to tent camp in Florida without being far from your car
From sandy to swampy, Florida has a diverse array of coastal habitats along its extremely varied shorelines
Explore Florida on the best loop and linear day hikes of 1 to 15 miles
Discover Florida road food! Great places to eat near parks and trails