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Get The CoastOriginal: 15 things to do outdoors within 2 hours of Destin. Even though today is pretty chilly out, Spring has sprung! The weather is awesome and it’s time to get outside! Many of us love the beach, but sometimes it’s fun to have other outdoor options to switch things up. Here are 15 outdoor activities to do within two hours of Destin!
There was a lot of hype around the opening of the Urban Air Adventure Park in Destin, but according to The Destin Log, it will not open this Spring at the Emerald Coast Centre “due to some delays in permitting and construction.”
According to their Facebook page,
“Looking like fall at this point. Apologies to everyone who was planning on joining us before then. The park will be awesome when we finally open.”
According to The Walton Sun, two teenagers in two Camaros who were racing one another ran into a family in their pickup truck, causing the truck to roll and sending everyone involved to the hospital Saturday night. The teens were headed to Prom.
This story completely resonated with so many people over the weekend because that’s all I saw being shared.
Here there’s no discussion of HB 631 or customary use. And, according to Santa Rosa County Administrator Dan Schebler, no issues in need of addressing as the tourist season approaches.
There’s not much to do (yet) out in Navarre, but if you just want to go to the beach and enjoy…THE BEACH, it’s a great alternative. I know so many people who make an effort to go to Navarre versus fighting the masses either on Okaloosa Island or in Destin or 30a.
On the flip side, you have people that want to control the beach and saw who can and cannot enjoy our beautiful area. As The Destin Log points out,
In central Destin, some private beach owners have gone to great lengths to keep interlopers off of their property and in doing so have chopped public beaches into squared off islands of sand surrounded by rope fences. And in east Destin what beach there is is made difficult to get to by a lack of available parking.