Adventures you’ll fall in love with in Destin-Fort Walton Beach

It’s no secret that Destin-Fort Walton Beach has sugar white sand beaches and crystal-clear emerald water to enjoy, but are you looking for a little excitement?  These water-based activities will get your heart racing, adrenaline pumping, and deliver lots of fun.   Check out one of these adventures that you may just fall in love with!

If you haven’t experienced the thrill of catching a wave on a surfboard, then give Ride On Surf School a call. These surf experts will teach you all the tips and tricks to get you going! Ride on supplies everything you’ll need, including a surfboard, leash and wet suit or rash guard.  The lesson will cover how to paddle, stand, how to reach the waves, and safety too!  Are you a more experienced surfer?  That’s okay too.  Ride On will help you fine tune your skills.

Wakesurfing takes surfing to the next level and is similar to surfing, but with an added bit of adventure – you’re pulled by boat!   The boat slowly pulls you out of the water and drives at a low speed and the best part is you will always have a wave to catch.  Destin Wakesurf offers an experience the whole family will love! Everyone is included in the action with 8 rear-facing seats on the boat.  All it takes is a little practice and everyone can join in on the fun.

Coast along the breeze 400 feet above the water in Destin-Fort Walton Beach with a parasailing trip with Xtreme H20.  Their state-of-the-art parasailing boat aptly named “The SkyScraper” has a flawless safety record so you can enjoy your trip in the air.  Adventure seekers ages 6 and up can partake in this chance to experience picturesque views from a new perspective.

Destin-Fort Walton Beach offers something for everyone!  Take a moment to get a little out there and try out one of these adventures with your family.  They’ll certainly remember experiencing a bit of adventure for years to come.

Events in Destin-Fort Walton Beach

It’s always the best time of the year to visit Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Florida. Mild temperatures and warm gulf waters make the area enjoyable no matter the season. And with a running lineup of exciting local events and festivals, there’s always something to do in Destin-Fort Walton Beach!

Paradise Music Festival

March 8, 2024 - March 10, 2024

Paradise Music Festival

This Huge Three-Day INDOOR Event at the Beautiful Destin-Fort Walton…

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6th Annual Mac and Cheese Festival

March 10, 2024

6th Annual Mac and Cheese Festival

Thought macaroni and cheese was just for kids? Think again!…

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Classical Connections: Steven Banks, Saxophone

March 23, 2024

Classical Connections: Steven Banks, Saxophone

Prepare to be spellbound by the mesmerizing talent of charismatic…

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