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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  • August 13, 2017
    Grayson Bach is another great place to visit just west of Rosemary Bach. Great funky shops great food and both casual and fine dining!  more »
  • August 10, 2017
    We (mom and 5 kids) spent a week here in July. Let me first say that, excepting the "june grass" algae some days that was a total surprise to us and ruined half our beach time, the beach here is one o...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    Great place to head to the beach especially if you have a state park pass. Easy beach access and bathrooms. Snorkel the new man made reef. You'll need a kayak or paddle board to get out to it.  more »

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