With it's rich history and variety of activities among the Florida landscape, the Talbot Island State Park offers a perfect escape to the busy city life. | ERINWIGGLE.COM
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Discovering Jacksonville: Big & Little Talbot Island Florida State Park

Nestled between Jacksonville and Fernandina Beach off Hecksher Drive, you’ll find the Talbot Islands State Park. These seven state parks offer miles of sandy beaches for nature study, fishing, and relaxation as well as activities like hiking, camping, bicycling, kayaking, and more. Adam and I recently made a trip out to Big and Little Talbot […]

Located at the Fort Caroline National Memorial, Spanish Pond trail offers scenic hiking along the St. Johns River marsh and hillside in Jacksonville, FL. | ERINWIGGLE.COM
Jacksonville History Things To Do

Discovering Jacksonville: Spanish Pond Trail at Fort Caroline National Memorial

I have lived in Jacksonville 29 years and yet there are still some really cool things to do here that I haven’t experienced. When Adam and I talked recently about adding some exercise into our schedules, he mentioned Spanish Pond, a set of trails at Fort Caroline National Memorial where he used to run. I wasn’t too […]