Kid's Fishing Derby

On Saturday March 11, 2017, from 9:00AM-1:00PM the Osceola National Forest Presents, Kid's Fishing Derby. Located at Warmouth Pond, US Forest Service Road 263. Bring poles, tackle, bait, snacks, chairs and boots. A fishing clinic onsite will assist young anglers. There will be a limited number of fishing poles, please call in to reserve. Children must be accompanied by a parent. Trophies will be awarded in multiple categories. This location is primitive, dirt road access and portable restrooms. To register call District Ranger office at: 386-752-2577 ext.
The Osceola National Forest Presents Kids' Fishing Derby Saturday March 11, 2017 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Food, Prizes and Fun
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Osceola National Forest
US Foreset Service Road 263 Warmouth Pond
Sanderson, FL 32087
Phone: 386-752-2577

Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve

Associated Agency: 
National Park Service

The purpose of Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve is to protect the natural ecology of over 46,000 acres of lands and waters and over 6,000 years of human history along the St. Johns and Nassau Rivers in northeast Florida. We offer a variety of special programs and events for the public throughout the year. These include education programs for schools, volunteer work days, seasonal night hikes, and living history events.

Explore Jacksonville Hogans Creek Biodiversity Festival

Join Groundwork Jacksonville and partners for a fun day in Henry Klutho Park in Historic Springfield! Celebrate the National Park Service Centennial, meet Smokey Bear, Explore the amazing nature all around us. Look for and Identify Plants, Birds and Fish. Be Sworn in as a Jax Junior Ranger. Enjoy relay races, disc golf and more. Learn how you can protect the environment. Food trucks, Arts & Crafts, Fun Games, Hogans Creek Clean Up. Volunteers Needed! Scientist/Teacher, iNaturalist Pro Observer, Citizen Scientist, General Assistance, Hogans Creek Clean-up Crew.
Join Groundwork Jacksonville, The Jacksonville ZOO and Gardens, SPAR Springfield Preservation and Revitalization, for a fun day in the park! Celebrate the National Park Service Centennial, meet Smokey Bear and Explore the amazing nature all around us.
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Henry Klutho Park
635 W. 3rd St.
Jacksonville, FL 33206

Free Kids Fishing Day!

Join the FWC Law Enforcement Recruit Class 30 for a FREE catch-and-release fishing event for youth ages 15 and under! Saturday, September 24, 2016 from 9Am to 1PM at Joe Budd Youth Conservation Center, 639 Pond Road, Midway, FL 32343. Participants must be accompanied by an adult. Registration begins at 9AM and all fishing equipment will be provided on site. For more info, please email Jason at
FREE Kids Fishing Day at Joe Budd Youth Conservation Center
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Joe Budd Youth Conservation Center
639 Pond Road
Midway, FL 32343

Osceola National Forest

Associated Agency: 
US Forest Service

The US Forest Service provides the general public with information on land management practices. Osceola National Forest offers many opportunities for a wide range of visitor experiences, such as camping, hiking, swimming, fishing, hunting, riding horse trails, wildlife viewing and many more. Currently the Osceola National Forest offers several youth opportunities, including the Junior Rangers Program, Youth Conservation Core, and others as they become available.

Adventure Kayak Florida

Adventure Kayak Florida offers guided kayak tours, kayak camping, instruction, and expeditions in the North Florida area. Our specialty is getting you deep into the backwater creeks and rivers of the Real Florida to fully experience the wild outdoors. Our mission is to develop a strong stewardship ethic within adults and children for conserving America's natural places and wildlife.

Get Hooked on Fishing Not Drugs

Free Kids fishing event "Get Hooked on Fishing Not Drugs," Jacksonville Beach, Saturday May 7th, 2016, 9 AM to 1 PM at Huguenot Park, 3rd St. South and 19th Ave. This event, put on by the Jacksonville Beach Police Department, includes free fishing (children ages 15 and under), hamburgers, hot dogs & drinks, pony rides, 72 foot obstacle course, dry slide and displays. Dunk the Cop and more! Drawings for prizes and gifts, Kids of all ages invited for other activities.
Free, Free, Free Fishing for children ages 15 and under. Kids of all ages invited for other activities.
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Huguenot Park
218 16th Ave. S.
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
Phone: 904-247-6236

Land O'Sunshine Camp Cedarbrook

The mission of Land O'Sunshine Camp Cedarbrook is to provide children and adults a safe camping experience that helps them build healthy relationships with Jesus, each other, and themselves in order to promote growth and maturity. These goals are incorporated into programs such as small group activities, training and safety, respect for our environment, setting goals through an outdoor environment, having fun, and modeling by mentors.