The Ultimate “Florida Fall” Vacation on Florida’s Sports Coast

Florida’s Sports Coast invites you to fully immerse yourself in nature this fall. Get inspired to try something new, push boundaries and set new limits. Embrace Florida fall temps by exploring outdoor trails, setting out on paddling adventures or catching the freshest seasonal fish. After a day of excitement, relax and sip on a tasty seasonal beer at one of several local breweries. Rest your head under the stars at primitive, camp and RV campgrounds located from coastline to country. Are you ready to jump into the ultimate “Florida Fall” vacation on Florida’s Sports Coast? Let’s play!

Get Outside

Florida's Sports Coast

Feel the need for speed on one of our many cycling trails or take a slower pace, hiking Audubon certified trails throughout Jay B. Starkey Park. From the Suncoast Trail to Withlacoochee State Tail, there are miles to explore on Florida’s Sports Coast. Be sure to check out the “Gnome Zone” mountain bike skill center, also found at Jay B. Starkey Park.

Hit the Water


kayaking sports coast

Catch Florida rays from the water by paddle, boat or kayak. Explore wildlife-rich waterways through Werner Boyce Salt Springs State Park or boat out to Anclote Key Preserve State Park and stroll seven miles of sandy shoreline, perfect for finding natural souvenirs. Get hooked on Florida’s salt life. Catch the season’s hottest catches like Snook, Spotted Sea Trout and Redfish with a local fishing guide.

Fall Flavors on Tap

sports coast brews

Take your taste buds on a fall-flavored journey at Florida’s Sports Coast breweries. On tap, Cotee River Brewing offers a pumpkin spiced beer that’s sure to get you in the spirit of the season. Cross the pond at Big Storm Brewing Co. with their limited time Oktoberfest beer, available now through November.

Sleep Under the Stars

outdoor splendor

Cooler temperatures mean ideal weather for outdoor camping in Florida. Green Swamp Preserve-West Tract, Crews Lake and the Withlacoochee River Park offer explorers primitive camping, RV camping and more, all year round. At these parks, campers can embrace nature on bike, foot or canoe all while ending the day sleeping under the stars.

Start planning the ultimate Florida fall vacation on Florida’s Sports Coast today!