• Sail away: U.S. Sailing Center in Martin County offers visitors a windward trip on local waterways

    By Ed Killer for Martin County   The southeasterlies on the Indian River Lagoon in Jensen Beach are delightful for the sailor. The predominant winds lightly buffet the western shoreline of the lagoon about 250 days a year. The naturally-occurring tradewinds wafting off the nearby Gulf Stream and protected waterway make the area a natural… The post Sail away: U.S. Sailing Center in Martin County offers visitors a windward trip on local waterways appeared first on Martin County. […]

  • Row, row, row your boat: Visitors can enjoy Martin County waters while getting a low-impact aerobic workout

    By Ed Killer for Martin County The egrets barely flinch as nine people silently cruise along the cool black waters of the St. Lucie River’s winding mangrove-lined South Fork. As the wading birds preen their white feathers, a group of rowers reach forward until the blades of their oars catch the water. They then pull… The post Row, row, row your boat: Visitors can enjoy Martin County waters while getting a low-impact aerobic workout appeared first on Martin County. […]

  • Take a Historic Journey Through Martin County

    House of Refuge Step back in time to the turn of the century with a visit to the House of Refuge Museum at Gilbert’s Bar.  The House of Refuge at Gilbert’s Bar is the only remaining House of Refuge. Built as one of ten along the east coast of Florida, it is the oldest structure… The post Take a Historic Journey Through Martin County appeared first on Martin County. […]

  • Martin County Summer Bucket List

    For many beach communities, the summer season is full of people clamoring for a sandy spot by the sea. However, Martin County has a remained a hidden summertime gem. Crowds are light and the weather is perfect for a slew of activities. Keep reading for a list of things to add to your Martin County… The post Martin County Summer Bucket List appeared first on Martin County. […]

  • Top Summer Events to Attend in Martin County

    Summer has arrived in beautiful Martin County, Florida! Temperatures are climbing, the beaches are full of energy and local communities are hosting unforgettable events. Keep reading for a list of events that you’ll definitely want to put on your calendar. 12th Annual Treasure Coast Waterway Cleanup Give back to the beautiful Martin County community by… The post Top Summer Events to Attend in Martin County appeared first on Martin County. […]