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Big Lagoon State Park Florida

Submitted By: shell1fish on 3 Jul 2007
Latitude: 30.317136
Longitude: -87.404008






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12301 Gulf Beach Hwy, Pensacola, FL 32507
800/326-3521 850/492-1595

Big Lagoon State Park is located approximately 10 miles southwest of Pensacola. Interstate 10 Exit #7 (old Exit #2 - Pensacola), south on Pineforest Road follow signs to Big Lagoon State Park. -OR-
US Highway 98 to CR 293, south on CR 293 to Big Lagoon State Park.

Park entrance fee


Swimming Holes - (0)

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A variety of water sports attract visitors to the park. Swimming and beach activities are enjoyed on the shore of Big Lagoon. When swimming, stay alert; keep your safety and that of others in mind by staying clear of boat traffic.

The beaches, shallow bays, boardwalks, nature trails and open woodlands offer ample opportunity for nature study. An observation tower at the East Beach area provides a panoramic view of Big Lagoon, the park and Gulf Islands National Seashore across the Intracoastal Waterway.

Camping - (0)

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This 590-acre park has 75 campsites with electric and water hookups available for reservation through Reserve America.

The campground is located conveniently to the bathhouse, pay phone, playground and boardwalk nature trail. A paved road provides access throughout the campground and park.

Pets are allowed but must be confined, leashed (not to exceed six feet in length) or otherwise under the physical control of a person at all times.

Hiking & Backpacking - (0)

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There are four miles of nature trails in the park. Numerous interpretive exhibits are located throughout the park. Guided walks, campfire programs and recreational skills programs are offered seasonally and upon special request for groups.

Canoeing - (0)

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Canoeing is available in Big Lagoon.

There are no points within 15 miles of this point.

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