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Little Talbot Island State Park

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12157 Heckscher Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32226
+1 904-251-2320
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Beautiful beach & solitude

I went to this beach by myself ( other times I've taken my kids) and was kind of unsure about being... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kelly S
seffner, United States
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Fabulous Place to Plan a Picnic

This is one of my favorite places to be with friends and family. We planned early to obtain a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jacksonville, Florida
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12157 Heckscher Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32226
+1 904-251-2320
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went to this beach by myself ( other times I've taken my kids) and was kind of unsure about being by myself and how safe it would be but I felt safe and the beach only had a few people but enough people that...More

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one of my favorite places to be with friends and family. We planned early to obtain a covered sheltered pavilion for our large groups. Ours was suitable for about 35 people with about 8 wooden picnic tables and several grills for grilling your...More

Thank PeacefulGuy
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place to walk and collect shells. You will see a variety of birds,, as well as turtle nests in the Spring. Hardly ever crowded and plenty of parking. There are picnic pavilions near the parking.

Thank 488glendam
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is where we take visiting friends and family since it is not as crowded as the local public beaches. Great place to relax and enjoy the ocean. There are restroom facilities but no concessions. Lots of local wildlife. Recently we had a visit from...More

Thank jkrumviede
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Little Talbot is one of the nicest beaches I have been to. The park is well-kept. I have never experienced a problem there. Great beach to meet up with friends!

Thank wonkywades
Reviewed 5 days ago

I've been visiting Little Talbot Island for most of my life. There are great hiking trails that teach one about the dunes, maritime forest, the beach, and ocean itself. There is plenty of room for privacy and a campground in a wonderful maritime forest with...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have lived in and around Jacksonville for many years and the Littl Talbot state park is still my go to beach. I personally love the south end of the park. The beach is beautiful and if you time it right the tide pools are...More

Thank kkriev1
Reviewed 5 days ago

Little Talbot is one of my favorite beaches. I love the fact that it's uncrowded pretty much any time I and my family go. There are outdoor showers for washing off sand, and restrooms with changing rooms. There are also coke machines. We usually bring...More

Thank CissiK
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a nice quiet beach. Does not get as crowded as other beaches in the area. Very nice covered picnic and BBQ areas right next to the parking lot. Very clean bathrooms with areas to change and clean up. A bench in the bathroom...More

Thank andrea c
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family spent a Sunday biking the trails and had a great time! If you're outdoorsy type, I highly recommend making the trip to LTISP.

Thank FLGrlSD
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Can anyone give specific information about site 13? We would like to know the length from the road to the back of the lot as well as the width of the site. Thanks in advance!
March 16, 2017|
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why did someone say you cannot swim at this state park? we are staying there in june and wanted to book some more dates but if you cannot swim that means you cannot get close to the beach itself right
March 10, 2017|
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Response from ejdrugo | Reviewed this property |
There is a beach on the park side. Follow the safety instructions on the water conditions signs. Check with the park rangers at the entrance for specific information.
For the drive on beach, does your car have to be 4x4?
February 23, 2017|
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Response from david h | Reviewed this property |
No. Just be careful re tidal action and soft sand near high tide lines--enjoy!