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Henderson Beach State Park, Destin

(4.7/5 based on 1,500+ reviews on the web)
Powdery white sands and clear emerald-green waters make Henderson Beach State Park a secluded gem on the Gulf of Mexico. Swimming, sunbathing, and fishing are the most common activities, and 60 campsites provide safe environment for grilling and nature activities. You'll have access to outdoor showers, restrooms, electricity, and a shaded playground. Head to the hiking trail through the dunes to see more of the park and snap photos, or ask for a guided tour. To visit Henderson Beach State Park and other attractions in Destin, use our Destin trip itinerary planner.
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  • Beautiful wide beach. Very clean. Beautiful water. Very pleasant experience. Would visit the park on future trips. Conveniently located to shopping & restaurants  more »
  • This was a nice state Park. Clean and bug free. I don't remember seeing life guards. The camping area was a distance from the beach.  more »
  • Wonderful beach with soft, white sand. Restrooms, showers, and covered picnic areas are readily accessible. Parking may be limited during busy days. We weren't able to swim, due to red flag warnings, ...  more »