Here are just a 10 reasons to visit Henderson Beach State Park in Destin:

  1. Pristine white sugar sand beaches. More than 6,000 feet of natural scenic shoreline bordering the emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
  2. Natural features including sand pines, scrub oaks, and dune rosemary.
  3. Boardwalks that provide access to the beach for swimming, sunbathing, and fishing.
  4. Four large and two small pavilions for picnicking and grilling.
  5. A playground for the kids.
  6. A nature trail that affords visitors rare glimpses of the coastal dune ecosystem and abundant wildlife. The trail is also pet friendly.
  7. 60 campsites located in a secondary dune system. The sites include water and electric hookups and access to air-conditioned and heated bathhouse facilities. A separate beach access boardwalk with outdoor showers are included.
  8. Henderson Beach is A.D.A accessible and includes beach wheel chair availability.
  9. Breathtaking sunsets in the Gulf of Mexico warmth.

Henderson Beach State Park
17000 Emerald Coast Parkway
Destin, FL 32541
(850) 837-7550


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