We’ve been exploring some of the amazing outdoor opportunities in the area. Whether you hunt, hike, fish, gather family for a picnic, or just like quiet time alone, there’s nothing quite like north-central Florida!

And with Ocala, Gainesville, Palatka, and Saint Augustine nearby, you’re never far from great food and a dose of “small city.”

Here’s a quick look at the amazing Sweetwater Preserve near Gainesville. There’s also a video with what might seem like some pretty creepy sounds but don’t worry – it’s just the frogs, and we promise they don’t bite! 🙂