Articles written by: Bob Rountree

Bob Rountree roams the state with his wife Kathy in their 25-foot Starcraft AR-One travel trailer, exploring Florida’s back roads, hidden beaches and scenic parks with kayaks, beach toys and bicycles in tow. A retired journalist based in Deerfield Beach and living the good life, Bob is co-founder of FloridaRambler.com.

Flagler Beach: Escape to a real Florida beach town

Flagler Beach: Escape to a real Florida beach town

FLAGLER BEACH — This quaint little beachside community is a refreshing change from the high-rise condos and hotels that populate much of Florida’s coast.

Boat camping in the Ten Thousand Islands

Boat Camping Checklist

Boat camping is a great way to scoot away from civilization to some wild and remote places.

Christmas in Florida is different

Gift Guide: A few of Florida Rambler’s favorite things

Florida Rambler has selected six ideal gifts for the outdoors enthusiast in your life. We have personally used all of these products and recommend them highly.

Castle Windy Trail at Canaveral National Seashore

Castle Windy Trail at Canaveral National Seashore

The Castle Windy Trail is a shady respite from the often brutal and never-ending sun of Cape Canaveral National Seashore, a tree-shrouded path that takes you through coastal zones of saw palmetto, live oak, sable palm and eastern red cedar.

Desert Inn at Yeehaw Junction

A taste of Old Florida at Yeehaw Junction

The signs are gone, but Yeehaw Junction still exists in the middle of Florida’s cow country, anchored by the legendary Desert Inn.