Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, Key Biscayne

4.4
#1 of 13 in Outdoors in Key Biscayne
Featuring the oldest standing structure in Miami-Dade County--an 1825 lighthouse--Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park ranks number seven of Dr. Beach's best beaches in America. With more than 1.6 km (1 mi) of oceanfront powder white sands, you can enjoy the setting while swimming, diving, relaxing, hiking, cycling, kayaking, or fishing. While at the beach, you can take a guided tour of the lighthouse and the lighthouse keeper's cottage, watch for 170 types of birds and 50 species of butterflies, or have a leisurely beach day. The park has restrooms and concessions. Put Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park into our Key Biscayne vacation planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • August 10, 2017
    Beautiful views of Key Biscayne when you climb to the top of the lighthouse. The park closes early but if you go during the later months you can catch the view of a sunset. It is really one of Miami's...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    A very large park and structure for a snack or a family barbecue in cool kiosks. Clean beaches and beautiful with the oldest lighthouse in Florida. Worth the visit.
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  • August 7, 2017
    I loved this place! The water was super clear and calm. My kids were able to enjoy the water and swim! There were no rocks and sand was super clean. We were able to rent an umbrella and three chairs f...  more »

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