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Day at the beach

Was a beautiful day to spend here. Great views and scenery nice trails to walk to get to the water... read more

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PineappleJenn1
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Huge beach

Great boardwalk. Nice restroom. Good picnic area. Such a huge beach to walk and look for shells and... read more

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Julie Z
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On Little Talbot Island, construction of the Timucuan State and National Parks Multi-Use Trail is underway. The first phase of the trail will span more than 2 miles through coastal habitat of Little Talbot Island.
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12157 Heckscher Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32226-2528
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Was a beautiful day to spend here. Great views and scenery nice trails to walk to get to the water. Restrooms were clean had shelters with vending machines

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank PineappleJenn1
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great boardwalk. Nice restroom. Good picnic area. Such a huge beach to walk and look for shells and watch ships pass by.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Julie Z
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely camp ground for small trailers or tents. Camp near marsh, fishing and kayak launching or ride your bike to walk on the beach. Only 10 Miles from Amelia Island’s beauty, shops and restaurants. Full hook ups, fire pits and bath house. Avoid in mosquito...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Cincerely
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a great spot for exploring! There's plenty of beach area to walk around and explore, picnic pavilions, bike trails, and clean bathrooms.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pamelahgolden
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our family had a week of fun! Fishing, swimming, and many other exciting outdoor activities. Just wish the curfew was a little later especially on the weekends.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Crystal S
Reviewed December 11, 2018

The driftwood and beach are so beautiful to explore with a friend or loved one. A must see on your trip to Jacksonville!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank allisonhburns
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Sadly the last few hurricanes over the past couple of years have removed the wonderful driftwood and fallen trees. Not quite the same.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Limeyjd
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Took a while to suss out the different parks and locations. We walked the 4 mile trail on Little Talbot yesterday. Good walking but we were totally unprepared for the mosquito armageddon. Our fault entirely for not thinking so be better prepared than us. Take...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank mark w
Reviewed November 6, 2018

What is not to like: lots of parking, well maintained, uncrowded, wonderful beach and ocean views, etc., etc, Perfect locale to escape the crowds and see nature in all of its beauty!!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Meddybempster
Reviewed October 18, 2018

Well maintained park. Lots of beach, easy to get away from crowds. Staff is friendly and helpful. There is lots of parking, and clean bath houses.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Julie M
June 24, 2018|
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Response from Kristinesonja | Reviewed this property |
Call the office and ask, the rangers were very helpful there.
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independent1019
April 27, 2018|
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Response from BARBARA M | Reviewed this property |
Small dogs allowed At your campsite on a leash.
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Mara W
March 27, 2018|
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Response from BARBARA M | Reviewed this property |
Definitly check with the park rangers.
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