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Topsail Beach State Preserve

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Recovering from Michael

First of all, let's get the name right. It is Topsail Hill Preserve State Park. I've been here 4... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
kwiltnmah
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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Private resort now public

Topsail beach used to be a private campground/resort for many years before it became part of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul S
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Marion
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With three miles of beach, this state beach appeals to nature lovers.
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7525 W. Scenic Highway 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-3532
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(850) 267-8330
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Reviewed 4 days ago

First of all, let's get the name right. It is Topsail Hill Preserve State Park. I've been here 4 days enjoying the walking and biking trails and the nice campground. They are experiencing some issues on the campground since Hurricane Michael left its calling card...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kwiltnmah
Reviewed 1 week ago

Topsail beach used to be a private campground/resort for many years before it became part of the Florida state parks system which is one reason there are many "extras" in the campground and cabins. We parked in the lot and rode the tram to save...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Yesterday we passed a half dozen dead fish on the beach. Today the coughing started whenever we got in the vicinity of beach air. There's still a lot to do in the area like bike ride, but red tide is irritating--and no one seems to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TallahasseeWriter
Reviewed October 25, 2018

The beach at Topsail is beautiful and unspoiled. You can walk down the beach and not see another person for 10 minutes. Even in season it doesn't get crowded. The sand looks like powdered sugar and does not get hot with the sun and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Bill P
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

We arrived on a beautiful sunny day to this beautiful fluffy white sand and gradual slope into the water. Much less crowded than around the condominiums. six dollar entry fee per person. Every hour on the hour they have a shuttle to take you from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Redracer8
Reviewed September 26, 2018

The beach is drop dead gorgeous, you can rent bikes, the guests are quiet, there are MILES of paved bike lanes, and the cottage was like a small house! There was an oven, refrigerator, TV, air conditioning, 2 bedrooms --- THE WORKS. Our SECOND VISIT...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank trenar3773
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Large state park pn gulf of Mexico. Plenty of trails for hiking. Biking. Beach is far from parking lot...about 3/4 mile. Tram is available to transport passengers. Runs every 30 minutes. Dunes are protected. Among the most beautiful in US.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank roadwarrior96
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Several miles of state-owned white sand beach. No hassles from folks who think they own the beach or beach chair vendors who likewise think they own the beach. Just a quiet place to catch some rays. Access to the beach is free in the summer...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TMine
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We enjoyed our stay at Topsail for 2 nights. The beach is amazing - hardly anyone there! And its walkable - meaning not a lot of erosion. The bathhouse is a hike but, it is clean. This is a very quiet campground - almost too...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank beardogmom
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Unquestionably one of the best Florida State Parks that we have visited. Well laid out - quiet - clean - well maintained

Date of experience: August 2018
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KarenSue66
August 24, 2018|
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Response from PamandPeter L | Reviewed this property |
Not totally sure what you are asking. You cannot drive on the beach in this area of the panhandle. Topsail is located on 30A just where it junctions with US 98. Traveling east and west along the panhandle is very... More
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dollie10
June 19, 2018|
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Response from Susan G | Reviewed this property |
They only allow 2 weeks at a time.
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