Punta Gorda, Florida does it again. This year, Punta Gorda, FL was named by Mother Earth News in its annual “Great Places” feature. (Click to read the complete article: Punta Gorda, FL, Mother Earth News 2013 Great Place )
In the story, the author points out how Punta Gorda, FL has built state-of-the-art public facilities, including a 15 mile “Ring Around the City” hiking and biking trail. It also cites the 270 square miles of Charlotte Harbor as one of the country’s most beautiful and pristine estuaries. Mother Earth News calls Punta Gorda “heaven for boaters and fishermen”.