Family Fun

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7th Annual Blackwater Bike Festival

The 7th Annual Blackwater Bicycle Festival will take place this Saturday and will be a lot of fun for the whole family. Proceeds go to benefit the trail. When: May 12, 2012 Where: Blackwater Heritage State Trail Visitor Center at 5533 Alabama St. in Milton (next to the Milton Library). Time: […]

Explore, Hiking, Family Fun

Environmental Geocaching Tour

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), Escambia County and the City of Pensacola worked together to make it more user-friendly and fun. The tour is comprised of 13 stops and guides residents and visitors to the area’s major environmental restoration projects and unique environmental habitats.

Featured, Explore, Fishing, Family Fun

Family Fishing- Teaching A Girl To Fish

This year, there were a few weeks between the end of snapper season and the beginning of the amberjack season. While this meant some downtime for many of the areas charter boats and their captains, it was a great time to take the kids out for some fun. Out in the Gulf of Mexico, the mingo snapper, triggerfish, dolphin, wahoo and king mackerel are biting. Closer to shore, on the inlets of Choctawhatchee Bay, the catfish and pinfish are plentiful.