In this issue:
How the Weeki Wachee Mermaids came to be
Why Mermaids love letters
How diverse our trail abundance is
Read: Mermaids: Myth, Magic and the Man behind the Method
Mermaids are ethereal. Like sparkling apparitions, they shimmer through the mists of time. The subject of folklore, fairytale and mystery, early mermaid visions surfaced around 1000 B.C. Sweeping back history’s veils reveals possible origins in Greek mythology.
Read: How Mermaid Tail Mail Began
Every year, Florida State Parks celebrate National Literacy Month, an important subject in this day and age of smartphones, tablets, and emails. In 2012, the agency asked each park to come up with an idea to promote the importance of reading and writing.
Read: No Need for Trail Envy; There Are Plenty to Go Around
Whatever mood you’re in, there’s a trail for you here in Nature’s Place to Play.
Read: October Fishing on Florida’s Adventure Coast
Fall is in the air, which means the early mornings are nice and cool. Days quickly heat up but mornings give us a nice taste of the changing season and all that means for angling. The fishing is just epic now and will only get better.