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Address: 17000 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3343
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+1 850-837-7550

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Beautiful!!!

Gorgeous beaches, easy access and simple clean up! Playground for the kids, restrooms, everything you need! Just bring sunscreen, lunch, cooler and you are set!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Gorgeous beaches, easy access and simple clean up! Playground for the kids, restrooms, everything you need! Just bring sunscreen, lunch, cooler and you are set!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a spot! We have been coastline up and Down... Very impressive, State beach was pristine. No seaweed, no foam, wide and magnificent water colors! Mid January and great Temps. Baths clean and outdoor showers for sand. May stop with our Class A motorhome next time!

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Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It is so wonderful to be able to go back to Destin and the time when I was a kid, and walk on the beach and see hardly anyone. Most places have been developed now, but the Henderson Park is now the island of nature in the middle of the condo capital of North Florida. If you want to know... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is so romantic, it is beyond belief. I recommend it highly, and you will not regret it. Comfort, world-class cuisine served by really nice people, sand dunes, and the fabulous beach.

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1 Thank Mark B
Memphis
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My kids and grandkids camped here and we would come to visit some. This place was kept cleaner than the condo my husband and I stayed in. The individual camping spots felt like your little home away from home. Bathrooms kept immaculate. And u were camping with a beautiful beach for your backyard. Nothing to improve upon except theres not... More 

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

$6-per-car entry gets you sugar-sand beaches, well-maintained restrooms, signage about wildlife, and a clean place for family fun.

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Thank FourDogMommy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Henderson Beach State Park provides a beautiful glimpse of the Emerald Coast. The family enjoyed looking for shells and simply taking in the sights, sounds and smells of the gulf. I enjoyed a morning walk along the coast line and was even graced with the presence of dolphins one morning. Great area to visit and just get away!

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Thank Jason D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed walking the dunes, but this was a pretty small park for us to visit. The trail was very scenic with beautiful ocean views.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to the Emerald Coast and Destin would not have been official without a walk along the beach. Staying in the south part of town, the closes beach access was just a stroll away from the park. Although we didn't venture off of the beach, I found it impressive that this park extended right to the water's edge.... More 

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Sammamish, Washington
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

$2/pp toll for even walking into state park. we decided to walk 1 more mile along pathway to have access to the beach (which was beautiful sand and water).

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