Saint George Island State Park, St. George Island

(4.7/5 based on 480+ reviews on the web)
A barrier island park known for great shelling and fishing, Saint George Island State Park attracts visitors in search of white sandy beaches and emerald waters. You can swim, kayak, hike, canoe, and camp at this park, which varies in topography from rolling dunes and forests to quiet coves and undeveloped beaches. Situated between the Gulf of Mexico and Apalachicola Bay, the island has existed for 5,000 years. It wasn't until the 1960s, though, that the state built a causeway, which brought the public starting in 1980. It's a nice spot to bird-watch and observe other animals, such as sea turtles. Make Saint George Island State Park a centerpiece of your St. George Island vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our St. George Island family vacation planner.
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  • We loved the state Park. Spent pretty much a whole day here. Walked the beaches for hours. Breath taking beauty  more »
  • Made the drive thru the park and to use the restrooms. Wow clean as ever everywhere. Well signed for easy drive. Great beach. Very private.  more »
  • Got a speeding ticket on 28 Feb that was uncalled for! I wouldn't complain, but they also stopped others during the same time. Someone told me that they were training an officer & we were chosen to be...  more »