When I received an invitation from the Florida Master Naturalist Program (FMNP) to join a guided hike in the Enchanted Forest Sanctuary, I quickly reserved a spot! Who could turn down a chance to walk through a preserve with such a delightful name? Would participants, all graduates of one or more modules of FMNP, be […]

Ravine Gardens State Park

Saturday, March 28th, 2009

When I heard about Azalea Days, March 14 and 15, at Ravine Gardens State Park, I was off and running. I enjoy taking day-trips in Florida, and this is a park I had not seen. Azaleas and a Ravine? I was intrigued! The Park brochure explains that the Gardens were developed by the City of […]

On a whim, I decided to celebrate the New Year (and my January birthday) by taking a road trip 60 miles north along the east Florida coast to Washington Oaks Gardens State Park. This barrier island park extends from the Atlantic Ocean to the Matanzas River (an estuary) with entrances on both sides of A1A. […]

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