North Central Florida

Recently, while visiting the Florida Natural History Museum that is at the University of Florida, we stopped by to see the bat houses that they have on campus. It's pretty neat! I'd love to be there at night to see the bats come out. They have two built and a... Read more →


This past weekend, we spent three nights RV camping at Gold Head Branch State Park. I choose that park to camp at, because I wanted to do some hiking and liked that you can access some of the Florida Trail there. We really liked Gold Head Branch State Park and... Read more →


While on our recent camping trip to the Suwanee River State Park, we decided to make the trek to Wes Skiles Peacock Springs State Park. The park is off the beaten path and among many farms in Live Oak, Fla., but it's my goal to visit as many of the... Read more →


A couple of months ago we booked a stay in a cabin at the Suwanee River State Park. After that, I saw that USA Today readers had voted Madison Blue Spring the best swimming hole in the country. In the country! And it won by a large margin. I took... Read more →


Falmouth Springs is located just minutes from where we went camping at the Suwanee River State Park in North Central Florida. We were passing by it and saw the sign, so we stopped to check it out. The sign shows that there is swimming aloud there, but we didn't get... Read more →