Often defined by its collection of charming coastal communities, breathtaking beaches and endless options for fun, a trip to 30A is easy to associate with time spent with family and friends indulging in the scenery and sun. However, the natural appeal of this scenic escape combined with its many options for customized entertainment makes it a great place for the solo traveler seeking a more isolated stay as well. When you’re hoping to make the most of a tranquil getaway to sunny Florida, consider adding the following 30A activities to your inviting itinerary that keeps you far from the crowds.
Visit Morris Lake at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park
Boasting over 1,640 acres of protected land to enjoy, Topsail Hill Preserve State Park is already a wonderful place to find peace and quiet within the confines of nature when visiting 30A. Those looking for an even more remote destination to savor will find tranquility at its finest by making their way to Morris Lake within the park’s parameters. Access to this pristine body of water complete with benches to settle in and enjoy the view is available by hiking the 2.5-mile loop known as the Morris Lake Nature Trail.
Hike the Trails at Eden Gardens
Moss-covered Oak trees and Tucker Bayou are just a few of the defining and scenic features that give Eden Gardens State Park it’s wonderful reputation for beauty. Within the 161 acres of land that make up this park, visitors can enjoy a myriad of hiking trails that take them through the grounds beginning at the north end and working their way around. Eden Gardens sits within a few miles of Seaside, providing an oasis of calm for those visitors that might need a reprieve from exploring busier communities nearby.
Paddle the Intracoastal Canal
It’s not easy to get to, but those that are looking for remote beauty to savor and enjoy will find a paddle trip to down the Intracoastal Canal to be well worth the effort. Once you have your kayak, paddleboard, or canoe in place, launch from the water access area in Point Washington. As you head north, you’ll have the unique opportunity to paddle along canal shorelines that link some beautiful and lush ecosystems complete with wildlife to spot. Bring a camera for this excursion as it’s bound to be as scenic as it is inspiring.
Take Time to Unwind Along 30A
30A is well worth a visit and when your travel plans bring you here, the team at Paradise Properties promises to have the vacation rental you’ve been searching for. Reach out to our team today to learn more about our many area options and to start planning!