Florida

Hiking the Florida Trail

Hiking the Florida Trail – Green Swamp East Tract

Hiking the Florida Trail is the ultimate in outdoor adventures in the Sunshine State. Most people have heard of the Appalachian Trail or Pacific Crest Trail, but the Florida Trail is less known and much less used than its counterparts. The 1,300 mile Florida National Scenic Trail begins in the Everglades and ends at the …

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Lake Monroe Conservation Area

Lake Monroe Conservation Area: Exploring Florida Trails

What I love best about Florida is that you only have to go a few miles in any direction to find deeply wooded forests or swampland. We recently checked out the Lake Monroe Conservation Area in West Volusia County. Located off of state route 415, is the St. John’s River Water Management District which includes …

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Tick Tock Ultra Race

Tick Tock Ultra Race – You Don’t Stop for 12 Hours

There is something magical about the ultra running community. The runners are just nice and caring. So are the volunteers and race directors. There is a friendship in spending good money to push yourself to the upper limits for fun. The Tick Tock Ultra Race in Lakeland, Florida is a perfect race for experts and …

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Central Florida Legends Marathon

7 Experiences You’ll Only Have at the Central Florida Legends Marathon

Have you heard? A new marathon is coming to Central Florida! Oak-tree canopied paths provide a beautiful setting for crushing your running goals this fall. The route is flat, fast, and is a USATF Certified Boston Marathon Qualifier. The Central Florida Legends Marathon offers paved trails and roads through Old Florida on the Spring-to-Spring Trail …

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Wellness travel in Sanford, FL

The Top 5 Reasons Why Sanford, FL is a Wellness Travel Destination

What was once a sleepy suburb halfway between Daytona Beach and Disney is now bustling with activity. Sanford, Florida is a northern suburb of Orlando that is becoming its own destination beyond the world-famous theme parks. Wellness travel enthusiasts can find a variety of adventures here. A revitalized historic downtown district along the shores of …

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