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April Photo Contest @ Ravine Gardens State Park

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 8:00am EDT to Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 4:00pm EDT

$5 fee to the Friends of Ravine Gardens.

More Information:
Park Office, (386) 329-3721

Located in the Central region at:
Ravine Gardens State Park
1600 Twigg Street
Palatka, FL 32177

The Friends of Ravine Gardens are hosting a Photo Contest during the month of April!  Bring your camera and explore the park to get the perfect shot.  Photographs must be taken within Ravine Gardens State Park.  A printed 8x10 photo must be submitted to the park and a digital copy (.jpg, .tif, .png format) must be emailed to RavineGardensStatePark@gmail.com by 4 p.m. on April 30th to qualify.  Contestants must also complete a Photo Release Form upon entry.  The top 3 photographs will receive prizes and all photographs will be displayed at the Friends of Ravine Gardens' 20th Anniversary Celebration on May 16th.  

Additional Information:

Photographs may be in color or black and white.  Photographs may be either vertical or horizontal.  Entry materials will not be returned.

Participation Requirements

Paddleboard Yoga Classes at Bahia Honda @ Bahia Honda State Park

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 8:00am to 10:00am EDT

Regular park entrance fees apply.

Drop in: $50/ person, first-time rate $35 (25% off)

Campers: $35

Multi-class packages are available

More Information:
Sarah Sullivan, 305-432-14

Located in the Southeast region at:
Bahia Honda State Park
36850 Overseas Highway
Big Pine Key, FL 33043

We're very excited to announce a new partnership with Sarah Sullivan, owner and operator of Serenity Eco Therapy. Never been on a paddleboard before? It’s ok! Sarah makes learning fun & easy so that everyone feels comfortable on their stand up paddleboard (SUP) before leaving the shore. She caters to the special needs of families and disabled individuals. Please visit Serenity Eco Therapy’s website or call Sarah at (305) 432-1401 for more information.

Program location and time is subject to change based on weather conditions. Please contact the Sarah (305-432-1401) for program time, location and to reserve your board. 

Additional Information:

Paddleboard Requirements

Yoga at the Park @ Bahia Honda State Park

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 8:30am to 9:30am EDT

Regular entrance fees apply. Classes are $14/ person. Multi-class packages are available.

More Information:
Alanda Bulger, (561) 662-9325, www.posedbutterflyyoga.com

Located in the Southeast region at:
Bahia Honda State Park
36850 Overseas Highway
Big Pine Key, FL 33043

We're very excited to announce a new partnership with Alanda Bulger, owner and operator of Posed Butterfly Yoga. Come and connect with nature while doing yoga in one of three stunning locations at the park. Suitable for all levels. Program location is subject to change based on weather conditions.

 

 

Additional Information:

Class location varies based on weather conditions. Please follow the yellow arrow signs with "yoga" painted on them.

Participation Requirements

Morning Beach Hike @ Gamble Rogers Memorial State Recreation Area at Flagler Beach

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 9:00am to 10:00am EDT

Free with regular park admission.

More Information:
Jennifer.Giblin@dep.state.fl.us

Located in the Central region at:
Gamble Rogers Memorial State Recreation Area at Flagler Beach
3100 S. Oceanshore Blvd
Flagler Beach, FL 32136

Join a ranger on the beach for some morning exercise and learn interesting facts about the coastal environment!  This program is for all exercise levels; set your own pace!  Dress for the weather and bring water.

Additional Information:

Event is subject to cancellation due to weather conditions.  All ages are welcome, but minors must be accompanied by an adult.  The hike will begin at the beachside pavilion.

Click here for participation requirements.

Beach Walk @ Bahia Honda State Park

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 10:00am to 11:00am EDT

Free with regular park admission.

More Information:
305-872-2353

Located in the Southeast region at:
Bahia Honda State Park
36850 Overseas Highway
Big Pine Key, FL 33043

Meet a Park Ranger at the entrance to the Wings and Waves Butterfly Garden by the rental kayaks to start an informative walk on Loggerhead Beach. Learn about the wrack line, birds, butterflies and plants.

 

Additional Information:

The walk will take approximately one hour and cover 0.3 miles of unpaved sandy trail.

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