Besides summer sport and sizzling sautéed suppertimes, there are some interesting things about Florida Bay Scallops that you may not realize.
Scallops live about one year. When water temperatures start to rise, scallops form in the grassy flats. They grow throughout the summer before spawning in the fall, concluding their life cycle. Late summer scallops are largest.read more..
by Allison Walker
It was fun diving for Florida bay scallops. The days out on the water were all you hoped they would be: finding a fruitful spot, hoisting the diver flag, swimming in the refreshing Gulf water and bagging your limit.read more..
Like the summertime anthem “Pontoon” from Little Big Town, many on Florida’s Adventure Coast love “Making waves and catching rays up on the roof.”read more..
Beautiful weather, calm seas, nature and lots of hungry fish. What could be better?
Enjoy a water day your way. Launch your own vessel, arrange a rental or charter a trip with a local guide; the choice is yours on Florida’s Adventure Coast. Hernando Beach and Weeki Wachee marinas welcome you with freshly scrubbed open-air boats of.read more..
In the Gulf waters along Florida’s Adventure Coast, something amazing lies beneath the surface. Waving with the ocean currents, vast stands of seagrass create an aquatic wonderland where manatees and sea turtles roam. The underwater plant life also supports the growth of scallops, which can be harvested for a delicious meal. It’s a magnificent environment that you can’t.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.
Ever the planner, Monica takes pride in finding unique, memorable Florida adventures for her family vacations. Beyond theme parks and beaches, she gets a thrill out of uncovering insider secrets and hidden destination treasures.
This year, she’s excited to bring her vacation plan together on Florida’s Adventure Coast, Brooksville-Weeki Wachee.read more..
Summertime on Florida’s Adventure Coast means scalloping. Slipping into bathwater-warm Gulf of Mexico waters at the first sight of those shells shimmering beneath brings a surge of joy unlike any other. The eagerness of discovery and success at grabbing them as they zig zag through the clear water is enough to bring giggles, whatever your age.
When you find something that delights you, you want more, right? If you believe more is always better, then double down with these add-on ideas. From your virtual Adventure Coast buffet, pick your favorites and then go back for seconds.
If you loved the authentic Florida roadside attraction feel of Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, plan a visit.read more..