Twelve Tips for Visiting Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, Florida

Where is it? The zoo is at 370 Zoo Parkway, Jacksonville, Florida. 1. Make reservations. During Covid, the zoo requires a reservation and prepayment for admission. When you arrive at the zoo, you must show your prepaid tickets at the parking lot entrance, and again at the gate. There will be no one at theContinue reading “Twelve Tips for Visiting Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, Florida”

Birding and the Xooter – The Paths Intersect

Scooter-birding at Big Talbot Island A couple of weeks ago, I took my Xooter scooter to the bicycle trail at Big Talbot Island (Jacksonville, FL). I parked at the trail’s mid-point lot and traveled south, a distance of roughly 2 miles (4 miles round-trip). I was eager to test my skills on this curving, meanderingContinue reading “Birding and the Xooter – The Paths Intersect”