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Old Florida

Old Florida at its Best! Enjoyed the walking paths. The flora is great and leads you to the most... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
jennshaffer1
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Palm Bay, Florida
Sharks Teeth, Shells and Birds...Oh My

I found this quiet paradise by accident and now I am hooked. I spend days and nights dreaming of... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
Marlene C
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Memphis
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8450 Placida Rd, Cape Haze, FL 33946-2402
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Old Florida at its Best! Enjoyed the walking paths. The flora is great and leads you to the most beautiful beach.

Thank jennshaffer1
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

I found this quiet paradise by accident and now I am hooked. I spend days and nights dreaming of how I can get back to sunny days and gorgeous sunsets. The water rivals the Caribbean and on a good day, the patient person with a...More

Thank Marlene C
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We didn't discover this beach until the end of our snowbird winter. We made a boat reservation through Captive Boat Tours. Captain Michael from Illinois discussed the the park/beach and the surrounding ecosystem. He shared photos of wildlife he'd seen over the winter. We brought...More

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 1 March 2018

We used to come here on our power boat fifteen years ago before leaving the area for many years. This time we came via kayak from a convent launch site a mile or two away and across the ICW from the island. The ICW through...More

Thank jyates34
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Unfortunately the only way to get to this State Park is by boat. We took the ferry over to Don Pedro Island with our bikes, hoping to ride the entire island, including the state park. Some property owner decided to put wrought-iron fencing over the...More

2  Thank Linda A
Reviewed 28 November 2017

One of our favorite anchorages is nearby Don Pedro. We love to take our dinghys over to the park and enjoy the beach

Thank suz5756
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a very serene place, a place for reflection, for peace. The birds are amazing, and plentiful. The water is simply beautiful, calm. Enjoy the shuttle ride.

Thank willb116
Reviewed 7 August 2017

First, you can only access the island by boat, kayak, paddle board, canoe, etc! BUT, the journey there is awesome! We saw dolphin, birds, fish, and manatee. We parked our car ($3) and paddled across the ICW. Followed the mangroves, under the little bridge to...More

1  Thank fred e
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I believe only accessible by boat or kayak. Not many dock spaces, so get there early and plan to picnic all day. Medium covered porch area with picnic tables and a couple of grills off the back. A wonderful location for a day get away...More

1  Thank MOETX12
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We only walked the beach nearby but so quaint and quiet even during the busiest weeks of spreing break

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hmaynard05
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No. Several marinas nearby though.
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Vicki M
12 July 2018|
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Response from jennshaffer1 | Reviewed this property |
Not in the park. But local businesses do rent and may meet you there.
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