Local Area Guide: Things to do / Activities / Attractions
Welcome to Palm Coast, Florida!!! Located conveniently on the southern end of the Historic First Coast in Flagler County, Palm Coast and the surrounding areas offers 19 miles of cinnamon colored beaches where you can enjoy the sun and surf. From the sand to the greens if golfing is your forte, there are over a dozen courses that will challenge your skills including Hammock Dunes which is played Oceanside. With over 90 miles of trails and waterways for hiking, biking, fishing, and boating, if you can think it, you can do it!!!
Youíve made it here, and now itís time to explore. What do you do first?
If itís the beach, weíve got plenty Ė 19 miles of pristine, cinnamon-colored beaches where you can soak in the sun or surf on the third largest waves in the state. Pitch your umbrella and towel and start soaking up the sun.
If exploration is on your itinerary, youíll have no problem discovering some fun spots and activities. We have more than 40 parks and preserves and more than 90 miles of trails for hiking, biking, kayaking, bird watching, fishing, boating. You name it!
If hitting the greens is a must, look no further. We have a collection of spectacular golf courses. Even one that plays directly alongside the Atlantic Ocean. Tennis is another favorite in the county, with professionals playing at our tennis center several times throughout the year. Or bring your own racquet to our local and county courts.
If youíre looking for events, we honor everything from local seafood to the local agricultural crop at the Potato Festival. From the rodeo to the ballet, from creekside to oceanfront, from marathons to mud-bogging.
They donít call Florida the "Fishing Capital of the World" for nothing! The Sunshine State boasts superb weather year round with 2,276 miles of tidal shoreline and more than 11,000 miles of rivers, streams and waterways. Here you can be sure youíre always within reach of a place to drop your line. A diversity of sport fishes await you with plenty of coastline for surf fishing and a variety of rivers, lakes and estuaries available for brackish and fresh water fishing.