Saint George Island State Park, St. George Island

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A barrier island park known for great shelling and fishing, Saint George Island State Park attracts visitors in search of white sandy beaches and emerald waters. You can swim, kayak, hike, canoe, and camp at this park, which varies in topography from rolling dunes and forests to quiet coves and undeveloped beaches. Situated between the Gulf of Mexico and Apalachicola Bay, the island has existed for 5,000 years. It wasn't until the 1960s, though, that the state built a causeway, which brought the public starting in 1980. It's a nice spot to bird-watch and observe other animals, such as sea turtles. Plan to visit Saint George Island State Park during your St. George Island vacation using our convenient St. George Island trip planner.
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  • Spent a few hours driving to the tip of the island and back. Untouched beauty. Lots of shells along the shore. Clean beautiful place. Just a beautiful island beach. On the bay side is a camping...  more »
  • Though the water is not as blue as in the panhandle, the beach is still amazing and FULL of great sea shells (avid collector here) The park is clean and family friendly. Clean bathrooms, nice camping....  more »

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