Harry Smith Outdoors is a full-service kayak guide shop specializing in eco-tours and fishing. Located in the heart of Tallahassee, we take great pride in educating youth and adults the conservation and preservation of our precious water resources-all with an emphasis on safety. Fishing is a large component of what we do and teaching the importance of ethical angling goes hand in hand with conservation of waterways and habitat. Join us as we explore spring fed rivers, cypress swamps, coastal marshes and much more in our efforts to promote sustainability within Tallahassee and beyond.
Jacksonville Country Day School prepares students for a healthy and productive lifetime of intellectual exploration, character development, and social responsibility. JCDS has served the Jacksonville community for over 45 years through the summer camp program. Each summer hundreds of campers participate in both day camp and a variety of specialty camps. Campers also enjoy swim time, gym time, field trips, archery, and arts & crafts.
Discover the natural wonders Amelia Island has to offer at Omni Amelia Island Resort. The resort provides family-friendly tours, a retail shop and animal experiences, all on the expansive 1350 acres of Omni Amelia Island Resort. Join in a stroll through a maritime forest and discover the species that call the forest home. Catch a glimpse of a painted bunting or great blue heron on a kayak tour, assist in sea turtle recovery with an on-property
naturalist, and more.
The City of Miami Beach Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of exciting outdoor and water-based programming to people of all ages, including kayaking, surfing, fishing and overnight camping trips. We pride ourselves on providing a fun and safe place for those who live and play in our beautiful, vibrant community. With over 30 parks and facilities to explore and hundreds of different programs, we strive to provide the best experience for you and your family. Join a team, make a friend and discover something new with the Parks & Recreation Department.
Big Cypress National Preserve is 729,000 acres of swampland in south Florida. A unit of the National Park Service located in Eastern Collier County, it is part of the Everglades ecosystem and a critical watershed for the Ten Thousand Islands area to the southwest. It is a diverse wild area of cypress swamps, prairies, pinelands, hardwood hammocks, and is home to a variety of wildlife including the endangered Florida Panther. Incredible wildlife viewing opportunities, canoeing, hiking and biking are just some of the activities available during the winter months in the swamp.
Oscar Scherer State Park is a 1400 acre park featuring Florida's rare, scrubby flatwoods and the endangered Florida Scrub Jay. We offer year-round youth programming for both individuals and groups. We lead hikes and Junior Ranger programs, tram tours and field trips. Come hike our trails or hop in a canoe or kayak and explore the brackish waters of South Creek. With a strong emphasis on interpreting and preserving our natural resources, we do our best to accommodate any request for an educational opportunity. Explore the real Florida with us today!
TSS Youth Sailing, Inc., is a federal 501(c)(3) charity and a Florida non-profit, teaching kids and teens to sail, an activity that fosters responsibility, teamwork, and awareness. In addition to teaching sailing YS has broadened curricula to include science of sailing and the sailing environment.
We provide resource-based recreation while preserving, interpreting and restoring natural and cultural resources. The Park has 8 fishing platforms, 19 picnic pavilions and is home to Miami-Dade's oldest historic structure, the Cape Florida Lighthouse.
There are many different options for volunteering at the Park as a group or an individual. One of our most attended is the monthly beach cleanups on the 2nd Saturday from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
The Imagine School at North Port is committed to educating students in a wide variety of activities that promote physical health and wellness. Developing Character, Enriching Minds: Imagine Schools' vision is for every student to reach his or her full potential and discover the pathways for life-long success. Since partnering with FYCCN the school now offers an afterschool archery program as well as incorporating archery, fishing and kayaking in the Outdoor Education class.
The mission of the Marine Science Center is to create innovative and inspiring marine education experiences which empower the lives of our students and guests. We also use advanced training and professional partnerships to provide outstanding rehabilitation of sea turtles, seabirds, and contribute to the emerging field of conservation medicine.