While You Are Here . . .
Our part of the Panhandle abounds in natural beauty.
Take some time to have a look around . . .
The World’s Most Beautiful Beaches
Beaches of South Walton - Visit South Walton Website
Australians and Americans alike just love a great beach!
There are two lists of "America's best beaches" published annually by Forbes Magazine and the Traveler's Choice website. How fortunate are we to be located within an hour's drive of TWO of the listed beaches?
Grayton Beach State Park has been voted 4th on the recent Forbes list and Travelers Choice rated Panama City Beach in 5th position. Under 2 hours away is Pensacola Beach, rated #7 with Travelers Choice.
Not to be missed are the communities and beaches of the 30A corridor. You’ll find tons of things to do once you tired of all that sugar white sand, sun, and beach time. 30A boasts some of the regions best dining, shopping, nightlife, and events.
Combined with the perennial favorites of Fort Walton and Destin you have a whole coastline to explore! Spend a day at the beach and head back to Outback Springs to enjoy a relaxing evening under the trees.
Falling Waters State Park
This lovely park is around 13 miles from our park
Huge trees and fern covered sinkholes line the Sink Hole Trial that leads visitors to Florida's highest waterfall. Falling Waters Sink is 100 ft deep and 20 ft wide into which flows a small stream that drops 73 ft into the sink.
Florida Caverns State Park
This is one of the few State Parks with dry caves and is the only State park in Florida to offer cave tours to the public. The Florida Caverns has dazzling formations of limestone stalactites, stalagmites, soda straws, flow stones and draperies.
Also nearby are facilities for picnicking, fishing, hiking, horseback riding and golf. Great for a day trip just 32 miles from the park.