Northwest Florida Moves at the Speed of Nature Springs, Shores, Scenery

Time seems to slow down in the upper arm of the peninsula. In this century, the region is still blessed with natural wonders, wildlife, mini-marvels and outdoor activities aplenty.

The landscape in our section of the sunshine state is filled with treasures in natural wonders, wildlife, historical interests, mini-marvels and outdoor activities. 

The waterways flow in different currents ranging from fresh crystal clear springs creating lakes and rivers, to salty seas washing ashore. 

The charming small towns dotted throughout the region are the essence of southern charm and hospitality. The Spanish moss in oak trees drapes over canopy roads, perfect scene for afternoon drives. Admiring sunsets is required viewing.

Fresh local eateries, shopping and discovering marvels along the way entices visitors to continue exploring. This is a piece of our paradise is where you Choose Your Adventure—water activities, parks, shop, tour museums, or relax at the beach.

The gorgeous parks spread around the region are a hot spot for camping or day trips.

The participating counties in Northwest Florida make up the rural tourism organization, ranging from Gadsden, Liberty and Franklin to the east, Jackson,  Calhoun, Bay, Holmes and Washington center the region, while Walton  borders the west.

 

  • Close up of heron bird with water in background
  • Aerial view of river and trees.
  • Banks of river with palm trees.
  • Classy Lady shrimp boat docked on river