Florida can not be beat when it comes to the beach and our family loves hitting the beach, however, there will become a point in time when you crave the mountains. You know what I mean because almost everyone craves a mountain top experience. A metaphor, if you will, for when you just have to push the extra limit or stretch yourself when you need a little push. Yes, I'm talking about climbing a mountain. The closest mountain to Florida is Mt. Yonah near Helen, GA.