BackBay Adventures

Editor's Pick

Commentary

Help Make Bay Soundings Even Better!

We’ve been working with an incredible editorial advisory board for the last 12 years that has helped shaped our coverage since our first issue in April 2002. Their support and insights have ensured that we cover the stories and to...

Stand Up for Florida Water & Land Legacy Now

By Pegeen Hanrahan, P.E. We’re all familiar with one s...

Letters to Editor: Love Hurts

People & Places

Top Tampa Bay Hiking Spots

An abundance of natural areas across the Tampa Bay watershed offer countless trails for hiking enthusiasts. Many popular maintained trails can be found at state, county and city parks. Also, the Southwest Florida Water Management ...

Jan Platt: The Young Girl and the Sea

By Sigrid Tidmore When Jan Kaminis Platt was born in 1936, s...

Ranger Yearns for More Time Outside

Pete Krulder had no idea what he was getting into when he si...