Tips & Trips
Looking for some insider tips on new experiences and adventures in South Walton? Perhaps you want a place to take the family without breaking the bank, or maybe something to do on one of those rare rainy days. Well, look no further... here you’ll find ideas to find the best activities, restaurants, and happenings in South Walton’s 16 unique beach neighborhoods.
Watch our exclusive interview and video session with Jeff Archer, local stand up paddleboarding expert and co-founder of YOLO Board. Archer shares tips to help you learn the basics of this popular South Walton activity.
Add some variety to your South Walton vacation by trotting along South Walton trails on horseback. In this interview, meet local trail guide Karen Arnett and learn about her spectacular horse ranch.
The Timpoochee Trail is an 18-mile paved biking, walking, and running route that follows South Walton’s Scenic Highway 30A. Breathtaking sights await you at each mile – get a glimpse of some of our favorites in this article!
From sports to leisure to entertainment, water provides the main backdrop for many activities here in South Walton. Explore South Walton by water and experience all there is to do among the waves of our bays, ocean, lakes, and pools!
Watersports enthusiasts come to Miramar Beach for its turquoise water, active community, and awesome YOLO Board + Beach store. Learn more about this enormous watersports shop and plan a day of fun on the water in Miramar Beach.
South Walton is known for so much more than its sugar white sand and turquoise water. Follow this step-by-step guide to dine, shop, ecosplore, and enjoy what our beach neighborhoods have to offer beyond their beaches.
In this article, local area experts share their favorite things about fall in South Walton. Learn what makes South Walton a fall favorite for Chef Brian Murray, park ranger Patrick Hartsfield, and shopping enthusiast Katie Johnson.
Staying in shape is easy in Seascape, where you’ll find plenty of athletic and outdoor opportunities. This beach neighborhood draws in bikers, runners, swimmers, and tennis pros from around the country.
Make sure you’ve got the best seat in South Walton to watch the game – or go to the best spot to play in a match yourself. From football to bocce ball, here are some of our favorite sporty spots in South Walton.
As summer comes to a close, many of South Walton’s seasonal visitors head back home. It can be tough to tackle the real world when your fun in the sun is over – but by taking a couple of our tips to beat the post-vacation blues, you can embrace…