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Big Lagoon State Park

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Perdido Key, FL
+1 850-492-1595
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Fishing and crabbing

This place is cool. Nice place to catch crabs. We had a good time. We even fished off of the dock... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2017
Grayson, Louisiana
via mobile
Not too exciting

We went to the park on a week day afternoon. I was underwhelmed by what there really was to do. We... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2017
Teresa R
Joplin, Missouri
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The park offers many activities for outdoor enthusiasts.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“hiking trails” (12 reviews)
“nice park” (10 reviews)
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Perdido Key, FL
+1 850-492-1595
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Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

This place is cool. Nice place to catch crabs. We had a good time. We even fished off of the dock. They also have a snack stand too. That was nice. Our family really enjoyed our day here.

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Reviewed May 29, 2017

We went to the park on a week day afternoon. I was underwhelmed by what there really was to do. We drove thru the park and walked along the wooden boardwalks before climbing the lookout tower and walking along the beach area. The kids did...More

1  Thank Teresa R
Reviewed May 20, 2017

If you are looking for natural Florida, this is the place. The swamp is very near and in mid-may there were a lot of mosquitoes and deer flies. I had to be covered in deet bug spray or I was a meal. The sites are...More

2  Thank Love-A-Behr
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Nice clean park with neat trails and a swamp to look for wildlife. GATORS. Even though we did not see any!

1  Thank Lance H
Reviewed May 10, 2017

Really nice Park with easy sites to back into. Our site was very spacious and shaded. Nice gravel sites, paved roads and beach access. Lots of shelters for picnicking.

1  Thank Retire_traveler
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Beautiful state park , but was over booked ! Camp sites are spaced well , but just to many people for my liking .Facility's were o.k , low water pressure and the water was not hot .Garbage man came at 4:30a.m on Saturday and you...More

1  Thank April J
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Great location, friendly park rangers, sites are big, some shady and close to bathroom. We enjoyed our 8 days there and will be back. I can recommend more lighting throughout the park, laundry and ice maker. This can help bring in more money for the...More

Thank trixie114
Reviewed April 16, 2017

We camped here for four days last March in a tent.The campsites were spacious with a fair amount of privacy. Everything was quiet and peaceful at night.Campsites have a fire pit as well as water and electrical hookups. Bathrooms were clean.Park has trails to enjoy.Park...More

Thank Diana O
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

If you want to see what this section of the Gulf Coast looked like before development, this is the place. Nice boardwalk hikes (gator protection) to Long Pond and along Intercoastal, including a nice observation tower at East Beach.

1  Thank Jim P
Reviewed April 9, 2017

Last October we did a family camping trip to Big Lagoon. We had two campsites with water and electricity. We enjoyed hiking, canoeing, and having a family campfire. We were there for 5 days and loved the area and cleanliness of the campground. The bathrooms...More

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Regina J
July 6, 2017|
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Response from robert572 | Reviewed this property |
if they follow the foot path in the camp ground they will come to the beach within a few minutes, the main Beach at Perdido is a bit further and I would suggest a drive to the main Beach at Perdido as not allot of side walks... More
Paul B
April 16, 2017|
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Response from AnnTRockHill_SC | Reviewed this property |
all state parks permit pets on leashes - websites clearly state this
Paul B
April 16, 2017|
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Response from April D | Reviewed this property |
Yes as long as they are on a leash