Environmental

E.g., July 18, 2018

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Sunset Dolphin Beach Walk

Wednesday & Saturday, July 18 & 21, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
Free Event

Enjoy a guided beach walk at sunset with naturalists from Marineland Dolphin Adventure and the St. Johns County Parks Department.

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Beginners Saltwater Fishing Clinics for Adults

9 a.m. – 12 p.m. on four Thursdays in July 2018
(386) 446-6783

Washington Oaks Gardens State Park presents Beginners Saltwater Fishing Clinics for adults on four consecutive Thursdays in July.

Ancient Dunes Trail Hike

Thursday, July 19, 2018 | 9 –10 a.m.
(904) 461-2033

This guided hike explores the dunes and maritime hammocks of Anastasia State Park.

Friday, July 20, 2018

Beginners Saltwater Fishing Clinics for Kids

9 a.m. – 12 p.m. on consecutive Fridays in July 2018
(386) 446-6783

Washington Oaks Gardens State Park presents Beginners Saltwater Fishing Clinics for kids on four consecutive Fridays in July.

Fins and Freedom Sail

Select Fridays from March through September 2018

Schooner Freedom and Marineland present this unique, dolphin adventure on select Fridays in the spring and summer.

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Bird Walk at Anastasia State Park

Sunday, July 22, 2018, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
(904) 461-2033

Bird watchers and nature lovers are invited to join this guided bird walk at Anastasia State Park.

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Let's Talk Turtle

Thurs., July 12, and Wed., July 25, 2018, 10 – 11 a.m.
(904) 461-2033

Guests can learn all about sea turtles, from species specifics and behavior to the dangers they encounter in our oceans, at this presentation at Anastasia State Park.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Beginners Saltwater Fishing Clinics for Adults

9 a.m. – 12 p.m. on four Thursdays in July 2018
(386) 446-6783

Washington Oaks Gardens State Park presents Beginners Saltwater Fishing Clinics for adults on four consecutive Thursdays in July.

Friday, July 27, 2018

Beginners Saltwater Fishing Clinics for Kids

9 a.m. – 12 p.m. on consecutive Fridays in July 2018
(386) 446-6783

Washington Oaks Gardens State Park presents Beginners Saltwater Fishing Clinics for kids on four consecutive Fridays in July.

Sunset and Full Moon Paddle on Salt Run

Friday, July 27, 2018, 7:15 – 8:45 p.m.
(904) 460-9111

Take a paddle along Anastasia State Park's Salt Run and enjoy the view as the sun sets and the full moon rises.

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Fourth Saturdays Family Seining

9:00 - 11:00 a.m., on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month.
Free Event

Families can learn how to cast a seine net to collect various fish and crab species.

Friday, August 3, 2018

First Friday Garden Walk

First Friday of every month, 10 a.m.
(386) 446-6783

Take a guided walk through beautiful Washington Oaks and learn about the history of the park's formal gardens.

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Guided Exploration Hike at GTM Research Reserve

First Saturday of the month, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Free Event

Visitors are welcome to participate in this scenic walk through the Guana Peninsula in Ponte Vedra Beach.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Fishing Clinic 101

Tuesday mornings from August 7 through September 4, 2018
(904) 209-0320
Shands Pier Road
Free Event

The St. Johns County Parks Department hosts free Fishing Clinics 101 on consecutive Tuesdays from August 7 to September 4, 2018.

Friday, August 10, 2018

Fins and Freedom Sail

Select Fridays from March through September 2018

Schooner Freedom and Marineland present this unique, dolphin adventure on select Fridays in the spring and summer.

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Second Saturdays Family Seining

9 – 11 a.m. on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month
Free Event

Families can learn how to cast a seine net to collect various fish and crab species.

Second Saturday Plant Sale

Second Saturday of every month, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
(386) 302-5590

Guests can visit the magnificent gardens, browse rare and beautiful plants for sale, and attend a cultivation workshop.

Sunday, August 12, 2018

Second Sundays at Stetson's

2 – 4 p.m. on the second Sunday of the month in 2018
(904) 209-0348

Enjoy a concert at the former home of writer, activist, and conservationist Stetson Kennedy at Beluthahatchee Park.

Saturday, August 18, 2018

ACA Kayak Quickstart Course

Saturday, August 18, 2018 | 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
6795 Collier Road

Led by two ACA-certified instructors, this all-day course teaches the fundamentals of kayaking and is offered on two days in March.

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Moonlight Kayak Tours

Thursday – Sunday, August 23 - 26, 2018 | 6 - 9 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
6795 Collier Road

Experience Trout Creek by moonlight on one of these kayak tours led by county naturalists.

Friday, August 24, 2018

Moonlight Kayak Tours

Thursday – Sunday, August 23 - 26, 2018 | 6 - 9 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
6795 Collier Road

Experience Trout Creek by moonlight on one of these kayak tours led by county naturalists.

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Fourth Saturdays Family Seining

9:00 - 11:00 a.m., on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month.
Free Event

Families can learn how to cast a seine net to collect various fish and crab species.

Moonlight Kayak Tours

Thursday – Sunday, August 23 - 26, 2018 | 6 - 9 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
6795 Collier Road

Experience Trout Creek by moonlight on one of these kayak tours led by county naturalists.

Sunday, August 26, 2018

Moonlight Kayak Tours

Thursday – Sunday, August 23 - 26, 2018 | 6 - 9 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
6795 Collier Road

Experience Trout Creek by moonlight on one of these kayak tours led by county naturalists.

Friday, August 31, 2018

Fins and Freedom Sail

Select Fridays from March through September 2018

Schooner Freedom and Marineland present this unique, dolphin adventure on select Fridays in the spring and summer.