Links to live updates by the National Park Service for National Parks, Forests and Seashores in Florida. Some areas have re-opened.
Articles written by: Bob Rountree
Daily status updates for Florida State Parks, State Forests, Wildlife Management Areas and the Great Florida Birding Trail in the wake of Hurricane Irma.
Pensacola is one of the premier fishing ports on the Gulf of Mexico, and they celebrate with the fresh, local catch each year at the end of September.
Surf fishing is a great way to get away from it all — alone or with the entire family. Be prepared with our popular checklist and how-to guide.
O’Leno State Park is a Florida treasure with a scenic campground at the heart of two state parks that will take your breath away. It is here that the Santa Fe River vanishes, only to re-appear 3.5 miles later to meander many paddle-loving miles to its merger with the Suwannee River.
This year-round surfing mecca in Central Florida has much to offer beyond the resort cluster near the pier.
There are six fabulous beaches in the Venice area, including one set aside for canines. But the big attraction are ancient shark’s teeth that wash ashore in the surf.
Considering the high cost of overnight stays in Key West, these nearby campgrounds are bargains. (Sort of.)
Big Pine Key Fishing Lodge and Campground offers a quiet lower Keys alternative to the hustle and bustle of Islamorada and Marathon.
With an abundance of pristine beaches with easy public access, Hutchinson Island is my favorite destination on Florida’s Atlantic coast. Much of the island remains frozen in time, when you could cruise down A1A and pull off on the side of the road.
We just bought our second travel trailer, and after more than 14 years RVing, we’re a lot smarter this time around.
Your new RV is remarkably ill-equipped when you leave the dealership. You still have to buy accessories and fittings that cost hundreds of dollars.