This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Ocala/Marion County VCB. All opinions are 100% mine.
Ocala/Marion County Florida for the Adventurous Fun-Seeker
Spring break is coming and Florida is a perfect spring break destination. When you are thinking of places to have a great time, there are many locations that you consider. Ocala/Marion County, Florida may not be the first place to come to mind, but you are in for a pleasant surprise if you decide to visit for spring break. Those who enjoy thrills and adventure can have lots of fun in this warm, sunny paradise in central Florida and experience a wide variety of activities that will keep you busy and having fun. See Florida Travel
Adventure lovers take note!
Can you imagine flying high through the treetops or soaring carefree over a quarry? A zip line adventure may be exactly what you are looking for! Maybe you are just learning a new skill and will be happy zipping from platform to platform, getting your feet under you quickly. But if you are a veteran zip liner, you could try out some of the more daring offers such as the Skyline Bridge or nighttime zip liner tours. Either way, you are sure to get a breathtaking view of the area and satisfy your urge for an adventure.
Did you know Ocala, the county seat of Marion County, is the Horse Capital of the World™? Horseback riding in Florida…does it get much better than that? You’ll find guided tours, unguided tours and riding lessons at most stables. The thrill seeker in you may choose the unguided tour where you can urge your horse to gallop freely through the fields. There is such a wonderful sense of freedom riding on horseback!
Adventurous individuals can also be found taking one of the many ghost tours offered in Ocala/Marion County. Experience a guided nighttime tour through historic districts, listening to the lure of spirits that haunt the area and watching for an apparition to cross your path! Only the brave will venture to go on a tour inside a sprawling Victorian mansion where the inhabitants may have met an untimely death! Grab a friend and gather yourself for a scary night of ghostly investigation! Take lots of pictures. You never know what you will catch!
If the water is where you like to find your fun, try paddleboarding, a new fitness craze that is popular among the adventurous individuals who love the water. Standing up or sitting down, paddling the boards gives you a great workout and you experience an exhilarating day on the beautiful waters in and around Marion County.
Whew! That’s a lot of activity to experience during your time in Ocala! Are you tired yet?
Maybe it’s time for a little tubing downriver in some crystal-clear spring water. I can’t think of a better way to wrap up your adventurous vacation than grabbing a tube and floating down the Rainbow River in Rainbow Springs State Park. In this beautiful location, up to 500 million gallons of pure spring water flows each day from the many springs, forming an aquarium-like river just perfect for tubing and relaxing. See Ocala/Marion County Activities
Ocala/Marion County, Florida has something for everyone and the weather is welcoming year round. Consider the many activities you can engage in during a visit to Ocala/Marion County and put this location on your list when considering your spring break destination. See Ocala/Marion County Lodging