Want to kayak remote, wild areas, learn to skydive, sail or see the best private collection of “muscle cars” ever? Halfway between Sarasota and Fort Myers is Charlotte Harbor & the Gulf Islands, an outdoor adventure paradise made for active types. Florida’s Southwest Gulf coast offers an off-the-beaten-path escape from crowds and congestion, where skydiving, fishing, sailing, kayaking, golfing and wildlife viewing are top attractions. Here are the top five guy-guaranteed favorites.