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Topsail Beach State Preserve

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A beautiful place to camp or visit for an afternoon.

We biked to this park, paid the minimal entrance fee and enjoyed riding over numerous trails and... read more

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serge t
Bromont, Canada
Week at the beach!

First time staying at Topsail Hill Preserve! Loved that the campsite has sewer, although our cable... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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With three miles of beach, this state beach appeals to nature lovers.
7525 W. Scenic Highway 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-3532
(850) 267-8330
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Reviewed yesterday

We biked to this park, paid the minimal entrance fee and enjoyed riding over numerous trails and landed on a long lovely ramp to the very private beach. This park has lovely trees, sand dunes, lakes, and all well kept

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank serge t
Reviewed 3 days ago

First time staying at Topsail Hill Preserve! Loved that the campsite has sewer, although our cable tv did not work all week (not an issue, being we were on vaca)! Disappointed that the camp store was not open during our stay, they should have posted...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank tmy47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been staying in the area this month and have passed this park many times but finally checked it out last night. I wish we would have taken the time to visit earlier because I know we would have gone several times. It is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Michele W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the tram from the parking lot down to the beach. It was easy to do and without the hassle of trying to find a place to park to go to the beach elsewhere. We saw a lot of nature along the ride with...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Deborah W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These are the most beautiful beaches in all of Florida. They have 40 ft dunes with fresh water lakes behind them. They are never crowded. Try you will like.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 114PaulW
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Very accessible and beautiful beach right outside of Destin. Some really cool hiking back into Dunes and dune lakes. It’s a special spot but be pressed to haul your beach gear. If you want to avoid crowds and don’t mind schleeping your gear this is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gyfto
Reviewed February 10, 2019

We have fallen in love with Topsail Preserve. The campground is always very clean. The campsites are very spacious and wooded so you have your own private villa. There is also bike trails, hiking trails, ranger led activities. The beach is a short hike or...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

Beyond recommended. Get to the beach. It was stunning and there wasn't a single person out there with us ... Granted, it was December. Gorgeous. Lots of walking but worth it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 859heidij
Reviewed December 12, 2018

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 December 9, 2018

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
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August 24, 2018|
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
June 19, 2018|
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Response from susang1 | Reviewed this property |
They only allow 2 weeks at a time.