5 Florida Autumn Activities That Will Make You Forget All About Colorful Leaves

BY Sarah Forron | Oct 05, 2016 | Events and Family Activities

Here in #NaturalNorthFlorida, we may not have the colorful foliage or crisp autumn air like our Northern friends do this time of year. But warmer weather means more outdoor adventures to be had without the need for hand warmers or woolly layers. Many of our favorite summer activities and destinations are just as fun in […]

Natural North Florida Overcomes Hurricane Hermine

BY Tommy Thompson | Sep 20, 2016 | Events and Family Activities

Hurricane Hermine comes ashore on Florida’s Big Bend, September 1, 2016 with minimal hurricane force winds. We’re a tough, resilient bunch in Natural North Florida.  When Hurricane Hermine hit just east of St. Marks in Wakulla and Jefferson counties on September 1, 2016 it had been a full decade since we’d had a similar event.  […]

10 Wonderful Waters For Summer Heat in Natural North Florida

BY Visit Natural North Florida | May 02, 2016 | Diving / Snorkeling

For folks looking to escape the summer heat, Natural North Florida provides countless opportunities to cool down with its extensive collection of springs, rivers, lakes, and coastline. Most of Florida’s 700 identified freshwater springs are located in North Florida or along the Gulf Coast, and more than 40 are open to the public. Our section […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Bay Scallop Season: Catching, Cleaning & Cooking Fresh Gulf Scallops

BY Tommy Thompson | Apr 24, 2016 | Diving / Snorkeling

Scalloping is the Natural North Florida’s alternative to South Florida’s lobster season.  It’s a combination of complete madness at boat ramps and marinas, motels filled to capacity, family fun, and some of the best eating around. Here is our comprehensive guide to scalloping in Natural North Florida to prepare you for the upcoming season. Read […]

Four Spectacular Florida Springs for Beginner Scuba Divers

BY Sarah Forron | Apr 21, 2016 | Diving / Snorkeling

Scuba diving for the first time is scary. Putting trust in your knowledge and capabilities, as well as in your gear, requires courage and an adventurous attitude. But the unforgettable experiences of breathing underwater, descending to new depths, and discovering underwater worlds of plant and animal life are all absolutely worth pushing past the fear […]

Steinhatchee Fishing Tournament Schedule, 2016

BY Tommy Thompson | Feb 08, 2016 | Fishing

Thanks to the folks at the Sea Hag Marina, here’s a listing of the 2016 Fishing Tournaments at Steinhatchee, in Taylor County, Florida.   Check your browser and our fishing blog as the year progresses for more information on individual tournaments!

Paddle Natural North Florida’s Big Bend Saltwater Paddling Trail

BY Tommy Thompson | Jan 27, 2016 | Fishing

Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission is proud to announce the Big Bend Saltwater Paddling Trail was awarded designation as a National Recreation Trail during National Trails Day June 4th, 2005. The Big Bend Paddling Trail was one of 37 trails in 23 states to receive this award. National Recreation Trail designation is an honor […]

Head to Natural North Florida For Great Paddling Adventures!

BY Tommy Thompson | Jan 26, 2016 | Animal Lovers & Bird Watchers

Here’s a quick look at some of the great paddling in Natural North Florida!                

Grace Manor Bed and Breakfast, in Historic Greenville, Florida

BY Tommy Thompson | Jan 22, 2016 | Food and Dining

    Before I extol the beauty and comfort of Grace Manor B&B, a few words about Greenville.  Located between Monticello and Madison on US90, Greenville was an early rail hub for a booming forest products industry.  In fact, it was at one time a larger town than either Monticello or Madison, the Madison County […]

3-Day Trip: Camp Along the Riverbanks and Greenery of North Florida

BY Visit Natural North Florida | Dec 22, 2015 | Budget Travelers

There’s nothing like a day spent outdoors to relax and clear your mind. North Florida is the perfect place to kick back in the Florida heat or spend the night underneath the glow of the stars. Whether it’s adventure or tranquility you seek, Mother Nature has the cure. Follow this three-day trip guide to recharge […]

1 2 3