Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on July 1, 2010
Looking for a running partner? Join a group of runners — or walkers — every Tuesday and Thursday until July 29 for Archbishop Curley Notre Dame Prep’s 14th annual Summer Fun Run Series. Meet at 6:30 p.m. Miami Shores Recreation Center, 9617 Park Drive, Miami Shores. Free. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org or www.acnd.net.
Explore the shallow waters around Key Biscayne, searching out tropical fish, spotted eagle rays and sea stars on this sea kayak and snorkel adventure. A "great introduction to kayaking and snorkeling." 9:30 a.m. Crandon Park, 6767 Crandon Blvd., Key Biscayne. $70. RSVP required. Details: (305) 365-3018 or www.miamidade.gov/parks.
Spend a day in the Everglades with a guide, including an airboat ride, lunch at Coopertown Restaurant and a guided walk through the Bobcat Boardwalk in Shark Valley, home to deer, otter and alligators. 10 a.m. A.D. Barnes Park, 3401 SW 72nd Ave., Coral Terrace. $65. Details: (305) 365-3018 or www.miamidade.gov/parks.
Learn to maximize wellbeing and body strength through postures and breathing techniques at beginning yoga classes. 10 a.m. Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Palmetto Bay. $60 for six weeks. Details: (305) 235-1668 or www.miamidade.gov/parks.
PADDLE THE GABLES
Take in The City Beautiful’s memorable sites by water on a Historic Coral Gables Waterway Canoe Adventure. 9a.m.-noon. A.D. Barnes Park, 3401 SW 72nd Ave., Coral Terrace. $33. Details: (305) 365-3018 or www.miamidade.gov/parks.