These compliment other outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, boating, hiking, cycling, and canoeing at sites throughout the county.A jazz-exercise, aerobics and dance studio also has an enthusiastic following in Monticello.
Our short-lived winters give way early in the year to usher in one of nature's more intense displays of springtime rejuvenation.
Indeed, even the least nature-lover is all but overwhelmed by the explosion of color experienced here each spring!
Jefferson County Kennel Club, has been a community favorite for decades.
Greyhound racing has been enjoyed by many; however it is idel at this time.
One of these, the lovely Wacissa River, has been designated as a state canoe trail by the Florida Department of Natural Resources.
Flowing from Wacissa Springs in the southern part of the county, the river meanders its way through mile after mile of unspoiled countryside, finally joining the Aucilla and St. This is the point, at the southern tip of the county, where you'll find the St.Tennis courts, golf courses, city parks, camp grounds and two country clubs, Jefferson County Country Club, just north of Monticello, and Tartaruga near Ashville, provide residents with excellent opportunities for exercise and relaxation in and around Monticello.Little League baseball, softball and other planned recreational activities are sponsored by the Jefferson County Recreation Department.History buffs may delve further into the relatively "ancient" history of the North American continent at many area sites, some dating from the Read more about Jefferson County’s History & Culture Natural & Environmental Jefferson County is in the northern part of the Florida Peninsula.The region known as the "Big Bend" for the arc of Gulf of Mexico shoreline where the panhandle meets the peninsula.Overview Natural & Environmental Recreation & Entertainment Our General Population Educational and Research Facilities Library Health Care & Protective Services Banking, Insurance & Legal Services Churches Transportation Services Communications Services Local Government, Zoning & Development Utilities & Services Jefferson County: Florida's Keystone County...