Paddling the Weeki Wachee River

The Weeki Wachee River of Florida is one of the truly wonderful getaway destinations for anyone who enjoys being out in nature. Located north of Tampa in Hernando County, this river is filled with crystal clear water and provides twelve miles of beautiful scenery and fun activities. Perhaps the most famous spot on this beautiful […]

Rainbow Springs State Park in Florida

Rainbow Springs State Park is a beautiful campground that is located right on the river. Florida’s Rainbow Springs State Park is fully equipped with water and electricity at all camping sites and have sewer hook-ups. Park amenities include a convenience store, showers, bathrooms, a laundry room, recreation hall and a public pool. There is also […]

Florida’s Dagny Johnson Key Largo Hammocks Botanical State Park

Florida’s Dagny Johnson Key Largo Hammocks Botanical State Park was named for Dagny Johnson, a local environmentalist who fought to defend the Key Largo wetlands and natural environment. Most of the upper Keys were being developed and the park itself was supposed to become a condominium development, but Johnson worked for almost three decades to […]