Grayton Beach State Park, Grayton Beach

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Grayton Beach State Park is a Florida State Park located between Panama City Beach and Destin, near the unincorporated area of Grayton Beach, on CR 30A, in northwestern Florida. Its sister park is Deer Lake State Park.The 2200acre of land for the park was obtained from a lease from the Florida Board of Education in 1964 and opened in 1968. A separate unit of the park located one mile (1.6 km) west of the main park offers duplex cabins for rent and also has beach access.About Grayton BeachGrayton Beach State Park is one of the most popular parks in the state of Florida. Salt marshes, sea oat covered dunes, crystal-white sand, and blue-green waters make up this state park. Western Lake, the second largest coastal dune lake in the Florida Panhandle, is just one of the many coastal dune lakes that visitors see while driving down Scenic Highway 30A. This park also offers facilities for swimming, fishing, snorkeling, and camping. Grayton Beach provides visitors with lots of different activities. This park covers a 2,200 acre area. Included in this 2,200 acres is space for recreational vehicle and tent camping as well as 30 cabins accommodating up to six people.
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  • My husband and I visited Grayton Beach while in Santa Rosa Beach and it was amazing. We walked to the beach - missed the trolley - lol; but glad we did. The walk was amazing and we got plenty of pictu...  more »
  • My wife and I visited this state park twice during our trip to Northwest Florida and we loved every minute of it. The first visit we hiked for a few miles through the dunes, around the lake, and in th...  more »
  • Just like so many areas along the Gulf Coast, Grayton Beach is beautiful and filled with emerald green waters and white sand. A fee of $5.00 per car (8 people or less) will get you into the park. Ther...  more »

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