Plan Your Adventures

We want to help make your adventures amazing.  There are a so many wonderful places to go in South Florida. We are here to help you plan for camping, paddling, snorkeling, surfing, biking, or hiking.

In addition to our Plan Your Adventures resources and Gear Rentals, we have many Instructional Clinics that will build your repertoire of skills and knowledge. These clinics cover technical skills for outdoor adventures sports, knowledge about planning single day and overnight trips, and learning about the different areas of the ocean surf as the surf zone, near shore waters, and offshore waters.

Planning Guides

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  • Long Key State Park

    Camping

    Long Key is a tranquil haven for swimming/snorkeling, stand up paddleboarding or relaxing on the shoreline as you gaze across the Atlantic Ocean.

    Long Key State Park - Reserve your campsite with ReserveAmerica or call 1-800-326-6521.

    Maps

    Activities

    • Stand Up Paddleboarding
    • Snorkeling
    • Camping
    • Hiking
    • Fishing
    • Birdwatching

    Sample Weekend Plan

    Fri: Drive down, eat on the way, set up camp
    Sat: Breakfast, morning paddle, lunch, afternoon snorkel, dinner, campfire
    Sun: Breakfast, breakdown camp, swim/snorkel, drive back to UM

    Cost

    Admission: 1-person $4.50 or 2-people+ $5 plus $0.50/additional person
    Camping: $22.50 per night (primitive tent sites only)

    Sample Menu

    Breakfasts: Boil-in-a-Bag-Pankcakes, Oatmeal w/ dried fruit & nuts
    Lunch: Peperoni & cream cheese bagels, Trail mix, honey & peanut butter wraps
    Dinner: Pita Pizzas (assemble sauce, cheese, & toppings inside the pita through a slit) them cook on both sides)

    Gear

    • Tent
    • Sleeping pads
    • Sleeping bag liners (used as sleeping bags)
    • Stove
    • Large pot set
    • Camping table
    • Crazy creek chairs
    • Snorkel, mask, fins
    • Stand Up Paddleboards
    • Camping pillow
    • Lantern
    • Headlamps

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  • More Locations Coming Soon

    Let us know what places you want to learn more about and we will get a guide for that area posted!

Paddle Launches, Trails, Dive Sites, & Parks

Outdoor Adventures Locations Map

Check out the Outdoor Adventures team's curated list of locations in and around Miami.
Locations Map

AllTrails

AllTrails is one of the largest databases of trails of all types and lengths.  There are over 50 trails in Miami.
AllTrails

State Parks

Florida has 177 State Parks, several in Miami, and more than 10 in the Keys.
Find a Park

Dive Sites Map

The open-source database of dive sites has over 30 sites pinned in the Miami area
Dive Map

Additional Resources

YouTube videos & playlists for camping, Leave No Trace, paddling, etc.
Resource Folder