Need an adventure getaway? Here is a great way to spend time outdoors while learning some fun and practical outdoor skills to bring back to the Gulf Coast. Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) is a three day workshop designed for women ages 18 years or older. The workshop offers hands-on instruction in […]
Are you a night owl looking for an evening outdoors? Come on out for the First Annual “Night of Nature” at Roy Hyatt Environmental Center. If you’ve been out for their Open House events, you know it’s a beautiful area with lots to explore. When: Friday, March 8, 2013 Where: […]
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.
We enjoyed a nice guided tour with Ranger Mick of Tarkiln Bayou during First Day Hikes on January 1st. She showed us which plants are native and which are invasive and discussed the problems with planting invasive species in our own yards. We also got a quick lesson on poisonous […]
Bring in the New Year enjoying a hike at select Florida State Parks. On January 1st, many Florida State Parks are participating in First Day Hikes. This is a great way to get outside and enjoy nature as we bring in the New Year. The Florida Park Service is proud to […]