Carrabelle is known for its vast variety of recreation. Bordering Tate's Hell State Forest, Carrabelle has some of the best hunting, fishing, hiking, and camping locations around. For more information on obtaining hunting and fishing license's contact the Florida Wildlife Commission at http://www.floridaconservation.org and Tate's Hell State Forrest for more information on campsites and nature trails at http://www.fl-dof.com/state_forests/tates_hell.html
For the canoe and kayak enthusiasts, Carrabelle is on the Florida Circumnavigational Saltwater Paddling Trail which has received the National Recreation Trail designation.
Segment Five - Crooked River / Ochlockonee Bay
If you would rather drive, Carrabelle is a member community of the Coastal Trail of the Big Bend Scenic Byway.
Franklin County has amazing wildflowers to enjoy. Download a pamphlet featuring viewing routes, a brief history of wildflowers, tips for best viewing, and beautiful photos and descriptions of 40 common regional native flowers.