We stayed on Pensacola Beach over Easter weekend and enjoyed a nice hike with family in Fort Pickens. We saw birds, turtles and snakes on our walk. Here are a few photos from that hike.
If you haven’t been to Fort Pickens on Pensacola Beach in a while, now is a great time to go. You can head out for the day or even camp. There is a paved walking path across from the campgrounds where you’ll see a show of osprey building nests as well as many other nesting […]
Each year the Pensacola Recreational Fisherman’s Association along with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission hosts the Kids Fishing Clinic. The clinic gives kids between the ages of 4 and 14 the opportunity to learn how to cast, tie knots, handle fish, and much more. Every kid will receive a free t-shirt, fishing pole, […]
Brackenridge Nature Trail is a 0.3 mile boardwalk loop trail located in the Naval Live Oaks Park, a part of the Gulf Islands National Seashore. The trail has signs along it describing how the woodland provides food, shelter and nesting for birds, reptiles, and mammals in the area. An earthen loop hiking trail also joins this wood […]
In celebration of Florida’s Arbor Day, Escambia County, University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Science (UF/IFAS) Extension and the Florida Forestry Service (FFS) will be giving away 4,000 seedling trees. Species include Crabapple, Mayhaw, Cherrybark Oak, River Birch, Wax Myrtle and Bald Cypress. Participants will receive two native tree seedlings of their choice. […]