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One Wild Ride

One Wild Ride

Nature & Outdoor

Horseback riding in Seminole County puts you in the heart of untouched nature right outside of Orlando. From the Seminole Wekiva Trail to the Flagler Trail, you can explore acres of wilderness and see a wealth of wildlife. Just one of many horseback-riding options is guided tours in the breathtaking Rock Springs Run State Reserve. This 14,000-acre State Reserve...

Nonstop Angling Action

Nonstop Angling Action

Nature & Outdoor

Captain Chris Myers, a Seminole County fishing guide and instructor, gives us the scoop on fishing in Seminole County. Q: So do you know all of the best fishing holes? Captain Chris: I like to think so. But I don’t have to try hard. The St.  Johns River offers great fishing for bass, crappie, bluegill, and sunfish year-round. Q: Great –...

Paddle One of Florida’s Prettiest Rivers

Paddle One of Florida’s Prettiest Rivers

EventsNature & OutdoorSports

Just beyond Orlando’s theme parks, the real magic begins in Seminole County. Here the pristine Wekiva River awaits your exploration – one of only two rivers in the entire state of Florida designated as a National Wild & Scenic River for its outstanding scenery, recreation, geology, fish and wildlife. It’s easy to explore this amazing...