Honeysuckle Garden Club Spruces Up Fillingim Landing Entrance

March 16, 2021

The entrance to Fillingim Landing in Barrineau Park is looking much better today thanks for a group of dedicated volunteers.

On Monday, 14 volunteers from the Honeysuckle Garden Club planted donated trees and flowers at the Fillingim Landing entrance. Sometimes working in the rain, the group also picked up trash in the area.

Fillingim Landing is a day-use recreation area that offers a canoe/kayak launch, hiking trails, picnic areas, pedestal grills, portable toilets and gravel parking. The area, managed by the Northwest Florida Water Management District, does not allow ATV’s or trailer boat launching. It is day use only (no camping), and alcoholic beverages are prohibited.

Fillingim Landing is located off Jacks Branch Road south of Barrineau Park Road. Admission is free.

Comments

5 Responses to “Honeysuckle Garden Club Spruces Up Fillingim Landing Entrance”

  1. Bonnie Exner on March 18th, 2021 10:29 pm

    HONEYSUCKLE GARDEN CLUB meets the 4th Sunday of each month except January and July at the BARRINEAU PARK COMMUNITY CENTER @2P.M. in one of the portables..come visit us..and if you choose to join,dues are $25 per year and ANN CRAWFORD is our very able president.

  2. Sam on March 16th, 2021 11:41 pm

    That’s so Awesome I didn’t even know there was a Gardening club how do you sign up to join?

  3. Bonnie Glass on March 16th, 2021 8:58 am

    Many years ago I remember when this landing was first cleared… We had a lot of camping trips there.. I hope other families enjoy the river…

  4. Wayne Fillingim on March 16th, 2021 6:33 am

    I’ve been out of town and I can’t wait to see it. Thanks for volunteering and the hard work

  5. JTV on March 16th, 2021 5:09 am

    Thank you Honeysuckle Garden Club.





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