Area Spotlight: Lake Kissimmee State Park

On the shores of lakes Kissimmee, Rosalie, and Tiger, Lake Kissimmee State Park is a spectacular nature destination with a variety of different ecosystems and exotic species, including bobcats, cranes, and white-tailed deer. It’s also a fascinating destination for the history enthusiast, holding one of Florida’s only living-history centers. Here’s a guide to this unusual…

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Area Spotlight: Green Swamp Wilderness Preserve

At Florida’s Green Swamp Wilderness Preserve, people are always welcome, but the nature itself is basically untouched. Except for the network of roads and national scenic trail created for visitors, the preserve’s 110,000 acres appear almost exactly as they appeared many centuries ago. It’s for this reason the Green Swamp region has attracted a loyal…

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