Top 10 Springs

If you’ve never seen the natural springs in and around Columbia County, Florida, you’re missing out on some of the most beautiful (and fun) places to visit in the state. My family planned a three-day adventure to tour the area’s top 10 springs—where we discovered a whole new kind of playground.

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Top 10 Events of 2018 to Attend in Columbia County, Florida

Top 10 Events of 2018 to Attend in Columbia County, Florida 

Don’t let 2018 pass you by without attending some of Florida’s fabulous events this year. Columbia County, Florida, is an hour west of Jacksonville and an hour north of Gainesville, making it an easy destination to visit. Bust out your calendar and get ready to fill it in with some of the top 10 events to attend in 2018 in Columbia County. 

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Sights and Sounds of Downtown

It was the weekend of the big game and my husband, David, and I eagerly loaded up the car with all the supplies for a weekend full of revelry and fun with friends. Feeling restless, we set off early in pursuit of a little adventure, and perhaps a new story to tell.

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The Crown Jewel of Columbia County

We didn’t know exactly what the day would bring as we checked in at Paddling Adventures at Ichetucknee Springs State Park in rural Fort White, Florida. But we knew we were in for a heck of an adventure that included lots of time in and on the water at one of the state’s most iconic rivers. It was just my wife, our 15-year-old daughter, our 13-year-old son and me.

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