Hidden Gem Series: Wekiva Island
You haven’t experienced it all until you’ve been out to Wekiva Island. This hidden gem nestled away in Longwood, FL, is an oasis waiting to be explored. Kick off your shoes and kick up the sand in a game of volleyball, corn hole or frisbee. Dip your toes or your paddle into the refreshing and scenic Wekiva River. Explore the river and navigate your way to the Wekiva State Park via kayak, canoe or paddleboard. Enjoy a refreshing drink in their outdoor and indoor bar, The Tooting Otter. Lounge in one of their River Banas complete with comfortable seating, storage cabinets and dedicated parking. Bring your four legged friend along to this pet-friendly retreat! Don’t worry if hunger calls, Without a Paddle offers a variety of meal options including breakfast. Visit their website to learn more about their events including the annual Wekiva PaintOut, beer and wine tastings, dinner socials and more. Come hang out with the locals, relax, and enjoy the Florida sun in Orlando North Seminole County.