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Address: 17000 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3343
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Beautiful fine sand!

Mid April, only a couple of families were here! No crowd now! No service, chair rentals! Fine white sand.

Reviewed 1 week ago
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NJ
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189 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mid April, only a couple of families were here! No crowd now! No service, chair rentals! Fine white sand.

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Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently visited Henderson Beach State Park for Easter Sunrise Service 2017. Gorgeous beach, very clean and what an awesome sunrise we saw. I would definitely recommend as someplace to hang for the day. Restrooms were available and there was lots of parking. Not sure if there was a fee to get in because they weren't charging for the church... More 

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Galloway, Ohio
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192 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

$6 to get in to the park. The park is well-maintained with friendly park rangers. For those who would like to BBQ, there are a couple of pits there for use at no cost. A very family oriented place for everyone.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You got to visit this place. It is quite not crowded. Bring your umbrella, chair and picnic basket and plenty of sunblock. The white sand is a mighty sun reflector.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The park is basically a continuation of the beach but has no condominiums. Instead there are small sand dunes with a car park and a small forest. You can't access it from the beach which is a shame. It's however nice to see how the entire beach used to look like before everything was built up.

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Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large, beautiful, clean beach area. Clean restrooms, plenty of parking and a very nice picnic pavilion. There was a rip tide warning in effect when we were there so we couldn't actually play in the water, but the beach is spectacular!

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Thank MichiganTravelbug
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Destin beaches, like most other gulf coast beaches, have the whitest and silky sand and the clearest water. It's as good, if not better, as any Caribbean beaches. Unlike going to the Caribbean beaches where locals can often be rude and the resorts charges an arm and a leg foe just about anything. Skip Caribbean and head to Destin to... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This state park had been highly recommended and we weren't disappointed. Lots of parking on our visit 4-12-17 and a short walk to the beach. Bathrooms and picnic tables close by as well. Beach is outstanding and super clean. Loved our day there.

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Destin, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful wide beach. Very clean. Beautiful water. Very pleasant experience. Would visit the park on future trips. Conveniently located to shopping & restaurants

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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a nice state Park. Clean and bug free. I don't remember seeing life guards. The camping area was a distance from the beach.

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