State Parks

File photo of people getting ready to watch a show at the Weeki Watchee Springs State Park. (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Fla. Foster Kids Get Free State Park Passes

The Department of Environmental Protection is joining with state child welfare officials to give thousands of foster kids free passes to state parks this year.


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Winter Camping Guide For Tampa Bay

A properly equipped camper can allow you to enjoy fresh air and a chance to disconnect from the rat race in just the right amount of shelter and comfort.


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Florida’s state parks to be free on Veterans Day

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Admission will be free for everyone at Florida’s state parks on Friday in recognition of Veterans Day.
The only exception will be the Skyway Bridge Fishing Pier in St. Petersburg.

CBS Tampa–11/10/2011

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