Florida Roundups

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2018 sea-turtle walks: It’s time to register for a natural thrill

Sea-turtle walks are like seeing a National Geographic film in person. But you need reservations to join these night-time beach walks to watch giant sea turtles nesting.

Hiker along Florida Trail off Alligator Alley. (Photo: Bonnie Gross)

7 things to do outdoors in Florida this spring

The crush of spring visitors is testament to what those of use who live here already know: It’s time to get outdoors!

2018 license-free fishing days in Florida

2018 license-free fishing days in Florida

Dig into your garage for that rod and reel, pick up some bait at your local tackle shop and get out there, because you won’t need a license for fishing in freshwater on June 9-10.

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Spring Training in Florida: Campgrounds, beaches and cool things to do nearby

Our annual Spring Training Guide is an invaluable resource for finding campgrounds, lodging and things to do near each of Florida’s Spring Training camps. We include report dates, home openers and links to schedules and tickets.

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Florida’s top Spring Break beaches

Florida’s beaches are still the top destinations for spring breakers, and here’s our rundown on the most popular.

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Five romantic things to do in Florida’s outdoors

Make Valentines Day plans now. From a comfy B&B to a vast and perfect beach, here are five natural, wild and thoroughly romantic places Florida Rambler style.

2018 free days in national and state parks

2018 free days in national and state parks

Florida residents are lucky. No matter where they live in the state, a national park is only a few hours away. National Parks are a bargain, but even more so on “fee free days.” Here’s the list for 2018.

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Kayak under a full moon in 2018

Take advantage of a full moon to go on a night-time adventure in Florida. Many kayak outfitters around the state organize full-moon paddle outings.