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Unspoiled by over-commercialized attractions and devoid of a hectic atmosphere, Wakulla County provides a natural getaway. Rich in history, wildlife, and adventures that include hiking, kayaking, boating, fishing, and snorkeling, Wakulla County is the destination to get outdoors.

Festivals & Events

Experience the vibrant local community of Wakulla! Check out our Festivals & Events webpage for fishing tournaments, parades, festivals, and events. There’s always something happening during your stay. Don’t miss out on the excitement!

Paddling Adventures

Forgot your kayak, paddleboard, or canoe? No worries! Wakulla has you covered with numerous rental businesses. Discover the perfect spots for paddling during your visit. Our team has crafted a comprehensive paddle guide to navigate the pristine waters of Wakulla. Click here to explore the world of paddling in Wakulla and make the most of your experience!


Calling all bird enthusiasts! Welcome to Wakulla County, a true paradise for birders! With a over 70% of our county consisting of protected public lands, there are thousands of acres waiting to be explored. Brace yourself for an awe-inspiring experience as Wakulla County is home to over 200 species of birds. Keep an eye out for the renowned Pinky the Flamingo, who resides in the St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge. For a comprehensive list of City, County, State, and Federal parks in the area, click here. Get ready to spread your wings and embark on an unforgettable birding adventure in Wakulla County!


Are you ready for an adventure on the water? Start planning your aquatic excursion by checking out our extensive list of boat ramp locations. Just click here to find the perfect launch spots for your boating experience. Didn’t bring your own boat? No worries! You can still join in on the fun by renting a boat. Click here to discover boat rental options in Wakulla. Get ready to set sail and make unforgettable memories on the water!


Whether you’re a seasoned camper or a fan of glamping, Wakulla has the perfect options for you. Discover a range of campgrounds situated near the stunning Gulf or nestled alongside picturesque rivers. No matter if you prefer tent camping, RV adventures, or something in between, you’ll find a warm welcome here. To explore the campgrounds in our area and secure your ideal spot, click here. Embrace the wonders of Wakulla and book your unforgettable camping experience in Wakulla County today!


Get ready to reel in excitement in Wakulla County! Click here for a list of local fishing spots on shore. Enhance your experience by booking a charter trip with skilled captains who will guide you to the best fishing spots. Click here to explore charter fishing businesses. Wakulla County is your gateway to fishing bliss, whether you’re a seasoned angler or a novice. Hook the big one and create lasting memories!

Historical & Educational

Welcome to Wakulla County, the ultimate embodiment of nature’s beauty and a reflection of a rich historical tapestry. From the footsteps of Spanish explorers to the legendary Tarzan movie, Wakulla has it all. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit the remarkable St. Mark’s Lighthouse, the second oldest lighthouse in Florida, standing tall as a testament to Wakulla County’s enduring past. Experience the natural wonders and immerse yourself in the fascinating history of Wakulla County.


Whether you enjoy your time on the water or in the woods, Wakulla will reward the active sportsman with world-class seafood or the next trophy above the mantle. Every outdoor adventure is a lifetime memory.

Parks & Nature Areas

Wakulla invites you to explore three state parks and a national forest both teaming with wildlife. Along the way travel the Big Bend National Scenic Byway through its Forest and Coastal Trails to explore our abundant natural beauty.

Beaches, Rivers, & Sinkholes

In search of an unforgettable aquatic adventure? Look no further than Wakulla County! With its rivers, springs, sinkholes, and beaches, this destination has it all. Interestingly, the very name “Wakulla” signifies mysterious waters, adding to the allure of the area. Click here to delve into the secrets of our mysterious waters and plan an adventure that will leave a lasting impression. Get ready to explore the wonders of Wakulla County and create memories that will stay with you forever!

Hiking & Biking

Do you enjoy biking or hiking? You’re in luck because Wakulla is an absolute paradise for bikers and hikers alike! With an abundance of natural surface trails spanning hundreds of miles in the Apalachicola National Forest and St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge, as well as paved trails like the Ochlockonee Bay Bike Trail or the Tallahassee-St. Marks Historic Railroad Trail, there’s an adventure waiting just for you. To discover more about the biking and hiking trails in Wakulla County, click here. Get ready to lace up your hiking shoes or hop on your bike and immerse yourself in the breathtaking trails of Wakulla County. Let the exploration begin!


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