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Big Talbot Island State Park

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12157 Heckscher Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32226-2528
+1 904-251-2320
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Untouched Natural Beauty

The place to go if you want a quiet natural beach! Blue water and very clean. Well kept secret... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Janie110
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Jacksonville, Florida
really neat place to meander.

beautiful scenery, low human impact. i bring a trash bag every time just to pick up the few pieces... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alexis I
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“boneyard beach” (33 reviews)
“low tide” (18 reviews)
“dead trees” (9 reviews)
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12157 Heckscher Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32226-2528
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+1 904-251-2320
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"boneyard beach"
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"low tide"
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"dead trees"
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"black rock"
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"talbot island"
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"climb down"
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"honor system"
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"bone yard beach"
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"beautiful beach"
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"great place to take pictures"
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"picnic area"
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"great trails"
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"beach access"
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"hidden treasure"
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"nice walk"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The place to go if you want a quiet natural beach! Blue water and very clean. Well kept secret! Clean restrooms! Wildlife but not the dangerous kind.

Thank Janie110
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Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful scenery, low human impact. i bring a trash bag every time just to pick up the few pieces of liter that float across from the camp ground. keep Florida beautiful!

1  Thank Alexis I
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Quiet hideaway..Parking is far from the beach, but overall, nice, clean beach..peaceful, restrooms clean..

Thank Debby W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just north of Little Talbot is Big Talbot Island. It provides fishing (excellent boat ramp on the marsh), sightseeing, biking, picnicking and bird watching . People come here mostly to see the driftwood on the beach (don't miss), to use the wonderful and long bike...More

Thank hks40k2
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is always a great outing. It's peaceful and the beach is great. It's very calming and peaceful to be here.

Thank jsmidwife
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love taking photos of driftwood, this is certainly the place for you. When we were there you could still see evidence of Hurricane Irma and all the horrible erosion it caused to Boneyard Beach. The driftwood is so beautiful. The park offers 3...More

Thank cheryl h
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Reviewed May 31, 2018

First time visiting the area in quite a while. Remembered why we came here back in the old days. This day was rainy and overcast, nonetheless the water, beach and natural beauty was glorious. Had fun watching the grand kids chase the seagulls. I think...More

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Reviewed May 22, 2018

Nice place to go for a walk. Nice beach, warm water, very nice and attractive location. Good place for swimming.

Thank John T
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Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

Definitely recommend visiting. I took my sister who was visiting from up north and we had a great relaxing time walking the beach. The driftwood is amazing. Great pictures. Recommend going to Little Talbot island south beach during low tide.

1  Thank Roxanne H
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Reviewed April 13, 2018

Passed the entrance the first time. Parked and walked a short trail to get down to the actual beach. We were there late in the day and was not crowded at all. The water wasn't pretty, but that wasn't what we came for. We probably...More

1  Thank Katie C
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Marilyn O
June 14, 2018|
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Talbot Is park is in the middle between Amelia Is and Jacksonville. Getting there from I295 you will pass several restaurants, the ferry and a must stop the plantation and you will be 15 min from the park. If you go north... More
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