Offering a montage of trail-laced woodlands, slow-rolling rivers, and biodiversity-rich wetlands, Florida’s Adventure Coast has unlimited outdoor adventures on tap. The region is overlaid with nearly 200,000 acres of protected parklands, offering an abundance of opportunities for outdoor lovers all year long. From morning birdwatching walks to family-friendly bike rides and coastal kayaking trips, there’s something for every.read more..
Among many reasons to love the onset of fall in Florida is the start of stone crab season in state waters. Stone crabs can be legally harvested from October 15th through May 15th.
Valued for deliciousness, fresh caught stone crab meat is a favorite among local chefs and diners. Visit Aripeka Stone Crab Company to satisfy your.read more..
Florida’s Adventure Coast is the sweet spot for a sensational September Florida getaway. Crowd-free summer fun welcomes you to affordable attractions and outdoor recreation. Thanks to a mid-August start to the school year, find more streamlined access to spots popular with families.
Florida has been hailed as the Fishing Capital of the World, and the Adventure Coast is one of the state’s sweet spots for casting a line. A pristine paradise for anglers, the region offers a wide array of experiences, from exploring the ecologically rich waters of the Gulf of Mexico to kayak fishing the picturesque Withlacoochee River. And.read more..
Have you ever wondered how video of a bicyclist pedaling across a bridge was filmed or what the story is behind a stunning overhead shot of a bald eagle? If you’re like most people, the answer is probably “No, it never crossed my mind.”read more..
Who says only girls can have a getaway? We’ve cooked up a two-day Adventure Coast Itinerary filled with adrenaline-pumping, stereotypically manly activities!
Your adventure begins with fishing on the Gulf Coast, followed by an afternoon at the Sportsman’s Club and touring a local brewery. On the following day, test your skills at World Woods Golf Course and feel the rush.read more..
by Brittany Hall-Scharf
Florida Sea Grant, joined by community and scientific organizations, businesses, middle school students and committed individuals took special care of our coast in 2017. From marine life research and protection to coastal clean-up and shoreline enhancement, these key projects propel and protect Florida’s Adventure Coast into the future.read more..
In 2017, Florida’s Adventure Coast proudly embraced history and nature. We welcome a major new attraction and cheered the 70th birthday of another. On top of popular sights, events, dining and adventures, enjoy this review of what was new in 2017 around Florida’s Adventure Coast.
The Gulf of Mexico off Florida’s Adventure Coast got a boost to its artificial.read more..
Explore outdoors and celebrate the natural world throughout Florida’s Adventure Coast. Sample outdoor thrills on land and water.
Discover something new or revisit your personal favorites. With 107,000 acres of park and conservation lands, waterways and spectacular Gulf of Mexico coastline, Nature’s Place to Play delivers plenty of outdoors to explore.
by Keith Kolasa
Florida’s Adventure Coast has had a long history of artificial reef construction thanks to the support of its residents, fishing clubs, dive shops, members of the Hernando County Port Authority and the Board of County Commissioners.read more..