5 Great Florida Camping Experiences, from Car to Houseboat to Horse to Canoe

    By VISIT FLORIDA staff

    Whether you're an experienced camper or just looking for a place to spend the day outdoors with the kids, Florida has no shortage of natural resources to explore. Take a day trip by car to explore natural springs, spend the night on an uninhabited island in Indian River Lagoon, get a taste of the state's cowboy past on horseback, rent a houseboat on the St. Johns River or paddle a canoe and spend a night on a river bank — Chad Crawford has five great ideas to get you started.