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South Walton Beaches - general info (post-Dennis)

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South Walton Beaches - general info (post-Dennis)

Also found this on beachesofsouthwalton.com:

Beaches of South Walton Update Post-Hurricane Dennis

Thank you for your interest in Beaches of South Walton. If you have reservations for travel to the area, please contact the property management office you made your reservation with directly to inquire about the status. A listing of property phone numbers on our Web site. If you have difficulty reaching the property management office, please try back later today or tomorrow. Walton County is working diligently to restore power and phone lines to affected areas.

If you are looking to make a reservations, most accommodations are accepting reservations now or will begin on Thursday, 7/14.

While there is some damage to beach front homes, most rental properties in Beaches of South Walton are operational or will be by Thursday. Our beaches suffered severe beach erosion and all 56 public dune walkovers were damaged. We will be directing visitors to public beach accesses, such as Grayton Beach, that all do not require dune walkovers to access the beach. A full list is posted to this Web site.

The beaches are currently closed due to debris and water conditions and will open effective 7 am, Thursday, July 14, however the water will remain closed. A double red flag remains in effect to advise beachgoers to stay out of the water due to floating storm debris that may still be washing ashore. The beaches will re-open for swimming when conditions permit. The flag poles that advise on water conditions were destroyed by the storm, so beachgoers should watch the local media and/or visit www.seemoresafetycrab.com for current conditions.

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1. Re: South Walton Beaches - general info (post-Dennis)

Please post a notice when the water opens. This is the only reason we would cancel our vacation. We are arriving on August 6 in Destin.

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2. Re: South Walton Beaches - general info (post-Dennis)

If you want to know when the beaches open, why don't you take the bull by the horns and monitor the above given website provided yourself! JEZZZZZZZZZ!!!!!!

www.beachesofsouthwalton.com

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3. Re: South Walton Beaches - general info (post-Dennis)

Does this site apply to all the beaches and/or cities in the area? Or would different areas have beach closings/openings at different times? I've been searching but haven't found any about this.

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4. Re: South Walton Beaches - general info (post-Dennis)

As suggested in the web site name it covers

THE BEACHES OF SOUTH WALTON

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5. Re: South Walton Beaches - general info (post-Dennis)

That would be Walton County, which is south of Destin.

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6. Re: South Walton Beaches - general info (post-Dennis)

Walton County is EAST of Destin (the Gulf of Mexico is SOUTH of Destin!)

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7. Re: South Walton Beaches - general info (post-Dennis)

East of Destin. The Gulf of Mexico is South of Destin.

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8. Re: South Walton Beaches - general info (post-Dennis)

That's what I was wondering myself, soccermom. Can Okaloosa County be different? Just asking because I can't seem to find out while searching.