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St. Andrews State Park

4607 State Park Lane, Panama City, FL 32408
850 233 5140
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Ranked #2 of 15 Attractions in Panama City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Beaches, State Parks
Activities: Sunbathing, Swimming, Walking
Traveler Description: St. Andrews State Park is probably one of the nicest places you will ever visit. The north side of the park fronts Grand Lagoon. There is a pier, a... more »
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Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

White sand beaches, beautiful dunes, overview of the Panama City Cut with lots of boat travel, might see dolphins, great location for kayaking. Also nice land hikes through the hammock.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Would love to go back and camp here. Very natural. Many sites right on the bay. Bay on one side, gulf on the other. Nice quiet swimming area on bay side. Long pier on gulf.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Beautiful park. Nature. Beaches. Picnics. Pavilions. Camping. I always go toward the end of the fall season. Beautiful sunsets too.

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Bolivia, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

exactly how awesome this state park is! Want to keep this for ourselves... and all the others who already know about this place. We camped for 3 days. Accommodations were very good - better before the weekend crowd arrived. Beach is amazing. Great for snorkeling, walking, swimming, relaxing. Can't wait to go back.

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Cookeville, Tennessee
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142 reviews 142 reviews
65 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

The beauty here is breath taking! $8 per car is well worth it for an all day experience. Lots of wildlife but we only saw deer. Which was fine. We had our little dog with us and wasn't able to take him out on the piers which was a bummer. So, the husband & I took turns going out and... More

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Williamson, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We camped in our small trailer on site 147. It was nicely shaded, semi private and short walk to the bathroom. The bath houses are very clean. Some have bigger shower areas than the others. Drink machine and washer / drier setup is nice if you need it. It's roughly 1 1/2 miles to the Beach at the Jetties. The... More

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Tallahassee, Florida
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59 reviews 59 reviews
8 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Arrived on Saturday and the park was packed. The campsites were very close together. The park itself is beautiful with lots of wildlife. Camping area cleared out on Sunday and I had a wonderful couple of days there.

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Johnson City
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Very nice place. Beach was cleaner and the water was clear than at our hotel. We will be back. Just remember to take your umbrella and snacks/drinks.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We loved it here. It's $8.00 for a car of up to 6 people. They only take cash at the entrance, so make sure to have some handy. The interpretive center was very informative and the drive, with stops on the way was nice. There is a pier to walk out on, beaches, one of which is very shallow with... More

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Ooltewah, Tennessee
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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We have camped at St. Andrews on 2 separate summer vacations. They have an awesome campground with clean bathhouses, electricity and water. The "kiddie pool" area by the jetties is a great place to swim and snorkel to see small tropical fish. There is also beach access across from the jetties.

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