They say teamwork makes the dream work. Destinations and hotels alike dedicate effort to creating that dream. These experiences at places like Barnsley Resort in North Georgia and Florida’s Historic Coast—St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra and The Beaches will inspire group camaraderie.
Get up close and personal with the wildlife at Marineland Dolphin Adventure in St. Augustine, where groups can get a behind-the-scenes look at one of the first underwater filming studios. This is where “The Creature from the Black Lagoon” was filmed. Groups can become part of the show while meeting dolphins face-to-face, giving them commands and going for a ride alongside these majestic creatures.
Float Your Boat
Paddle as a group with a guide from Anastasia Water Sports in St. Augustine. Choose from stand-up paddleboards, kayaks and canoes as your group explores the smooth waters off Anastasia State Park where you’re sure to spot birds, dolphins, turtles and more.
Groups at Barnsley Resort can forage for wild mushrooms, tend to the gardens and, with the help of a professional chef, create a meal that brings it all together full circle.
Lock and Load
Let John Burrell’s High Adventure Company treat your group to a memorable experience at one of the top sporting clays facilities in the Southeast. The 28-station course on-site at Barnsley simulates hunting conditions in the open field. End your expedition with an outdoor cookout and bonfire for the complete outdoor adventure.
Hit the trails and learn how to survive in the wilderness with the help of Barnsley’s survival expert. Groups learn to pitch a tent, make a fire, tie the perfect knot and brave the elements. Kick it up a notch by incorporating a scavenger hunt into this outdoor venture.
Trail guides will take your group on a leisurely horseback ride throughout the 3,000 acres that is Barnsley—hands down the best way to explore the property. If you’re looking for a bit more action, the Barnsley Wranglers can treat you to a rodeo-esque experience with trail obstacles and races.