St. Pete/Clearwater is an unrivaled destination for outdoor lovers. Not just because our soft, white sands and emerald-green waters make for perfect beach days all year round. But also because we have so much other stunning nature to explore, from mangrove preserves to bayous crisscrossed by ziplines. You can get out on the water in many different ways, sharing our bay and Gulf waters with dolphins, manatees, sea turtles and other marine life. Here are some of the best ways to get outside and enjoy nature in St. Pete/Clearwater.