Emerald Coast

Beaches

This page lists beaches, beach access information, as well as beach attractions in the Okaloosa County, Walton County and Bay County, Florida area.
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At the south end of CR83 at 30A is the laid-back community of Blue Mountain Beach. This main beach access has lifeguards, restrooms, and limited areas ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
County Road 83, Blue Mountain Beach, FL, 32459
30A: Dune Allen Beach Access

This beach neighborhood boasts three coastal dune lakes, which are extremely rare bodies of water found in only a handful of places across the world. ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
County Rd 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
30A: Ed Walline Beach Access (Gulf Place)

Just across the street from Gulf Place town center is Ed Walline Beach access (intersection of 393 and 30A). This access has lifeguards, parking, rest ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
Scenic Highway 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459

This is in Seagrove on scenic highway 30A. This ADA accessible access has restrooms, lifeguards, and parking.

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
Santa Clara Street, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459

Located 1/2 mile east of intersection County Roads 393 and Scenic Hwy. 30A, turn south on Gulfview Heights Street. This location has restrooms, lifegu ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
Scenic Hwy 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459

Inlet Beach access has lifeguards, and portable restrooms. This access has three dune walkovers and ample parking. Located east of the intersection of ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
Orange Street, Inlet Beach, FL, 32413

Located between Seaside and Watercolor on 30A, this easy access is ADA accessible and has parking, lifeguards, and restroom facilities.

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
1931 E. Scenic Highway 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
Camp Helen State Park Beach

Come and relax and play on our peaceful beach. The hike to the beach is more than half a mile. An old pier structure remains on the beach and provides ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
23937 Panama City Beach Parkway, Panama City Beach, FL, 32413
Deer Lake State Park Beaches

Deer Lake State Park offers one of the most serene beaches in Walton County, Florida. With its sugar white sand and clear waters this is the perfect b ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
6350 East Highway 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
Destin: Barracuda Street Beach Access

This access is in Crystal Beach at the corner of Barracuda and Scenic 98.

Area: Destin/Niceville
Barracuda Street, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin: Calhoun Beach Access

This popular access spot is at Scenic 98 in Restaurant Row.

Area: Destin/Niceville
Scenic Highway 98, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin: Crystal Beach Drive Access

This access is located at Crystal Beach Drive & Scenic 98.

Area: Destin/Niceville
Crystal Beach Drive, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin: James Lee Park Beach Access

James Lee Park is at the beach on the Walton/Okaloosa County line. This park has 3 pavilions, 41 picnic tables, 9 dune walkovers, a playground, restro ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
3510 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin: June White Decker Park Beach Access

This linear park has bike rack, restrooms, and provides public beach access to the Gulf of Mexico from Scenic US Highway 98 adjacent to the Silver She ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin: Norriego Point Park and Beach Access

This beach access is by Holiday Isle on Gulf Shore Drive in Destin.

Area: Destin/Niceville
Gulf Shore Drive, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin: O'Steen Beach Access

This beach access is by Holiday Isle on Gulf Shore Drive.

Area: Destin/Niceville
Gulf Shore Drive, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin: Pompano Street Beach Access

This popular access point is at Pompano Street & Scenic 98.

Area: Destin/Niceville
Pompano Street, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin: Shirah Beach Access

This beach access is at Shirah Street & Scenic 98.

Area: Destin/Niceville
Shirah Street, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin: Shores at Crystal Beach Park Access

The park features a pavilion, restrooms, showers, picnic tables and limited parking. Enjoy a day in the shade of the pavilion or walk down to the suga ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
2966 Scenic Highway 98, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin: Silver Shells Beach Access

This access point is at 7th Street & Scenic 98. (Restaurant Row)

Area: Destin/Niceville
7th Street, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin: Tarpon Street Beach Access

This access point is at Tarpon Street on Scenic 98.

Area: Destin/Niceville
Tarpon Street, Destin, FL, 32541
Grayton Beach State Park Beaches

Grayton Beach consistently ranks among the most beautiful and pristine beaches in the United States. The beach provides an idyllic setting for swimmin ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
357 Main Park Road, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
Grayton Beach: Beach Accesses

Rated as one of the best beaches in America, Grayton Beach is a popular spot for locals and tourists. You can access the Gulf at Grayton from these lo ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
Hotz Ave, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
Henderson Beach State Park

A playground is the first stop on the nature trail and is sure to be a success with the kids. The nature trail provides visitors a rare glimpse of the ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
17000 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin, FL, 32541
Restrooms: Yes
Hollywood Beach: Beach Accesses

You can access the gulf from the following points in Hollywood Beach (Panama City Beach): West of Riviera Dr. (Front Beach Rd.), east of 21603, fea ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, 32413
Laguna Beach: Beach Access

You can access the Gulf from these points at Laguna Beach: Across from 12th St. (Front Beach Rd.), east side of 19989, features boardwalk with rai ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
Front Beach Rd., Laguna Beach, FL, 32413
Miramar Beach: Miramar Park Beach Access

Amenities include restrooms, showers, 3 beach accesses with one being ADA accessible and over 1,100 feet of public beach on the Gulf of Mexico. With p ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
Scenic Highway 98, Miramar Beach, FL, 32550
Okaloosa Beach Access 1: Blue Dolphin Beachwalk

Located between Gulf Dunes and Azure Condos, this park is the first of seven beach access ways on Okaloosa Island with dune walkovers to the Gulf of M ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
372 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Okaloosa Beach Access 2: Emerald View Beachwalk

Located between Holiday House and The Breakers of FWB, this park is one of seven beach accesses on Okaloosa Island with dune walkovers to the Gulf of ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
399 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Okaloosa Beach Access 3: Seashore Beachwalk

Located between SurfDweller and Island Princess, this park is one of seven beach accessways on Okaloosa Island with dune walkovers to the Gulf of Mexi ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
530 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Okaloosa Beach Access 4

Located between Pelican Isle and The Nautilus, this park is one of seven beach accessways on Okaloosa Island with dune walkovers to the Gulf of Mexico ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
600 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Okaloosa Beach Access 5

Located between Emerald Isle and Island Echoes, this park is one of seven beach accesses on Okaloosa Island with dune walkovers to the Gulf of Mexico.

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
700 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Okaloosa Beach Access 6: Doris Jordan Freeway Beachwalk

Located between Islander Condos and Coquina Isle, this park is one of seven beach accesses on Okaloosa Island with dune walkovers to the Gulf of Mexic ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
820 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Okaloosa Beach Access 7: Emerald Promenade Beachwalk

Located between Somerset Apartments and SeaCrest Condos, this park is one of seven beach accesses on Okaloosa Island with dune walkovers to the Gulf o ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
900 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Okaloosa: John Beasley Park

John Beasley Park is a large beach park on Okaloosa Island with 2 dune walkovers to the Gulf of Mexico. This park has 2 large pavilions, 12 picnic tab ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
1550 Miracle Strip Parkway, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Okaloosa: Newman C. Brackin Wayside Park (The Boardwalk) Beach Access

This park is on Okaloosa Island adjacent to the fishing pier. It offers several pavilions, 41 picnic tables, restrooms with changing rooms, volleyball ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
1300 Miracle Strip Parkway, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Restrooms: yes
Panama City Beach: City Pier Beach

The beach at the City Pier (across from Pier Park) is the only location in PCB to have designated open water trained seasonal lifeguards stationed at ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
16201 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL, 32413
Panama City Beach: Gulf Drive Beach Access

You can access the Gulf from these points at Gulf Beach Drive: East of Irwin St (Gulf Drive), east of 5127, features boardwalk with hand rails. ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
Gulf Drive, Panama City Beach, FL
Panama City Beach: S. Rick Seltzer Park Beach Access

S. Rick Seltzer Park is on Gulf of Mexico and has a covered building, restrooms, gazebo, parking, and boardwalks to the beach.

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
7419 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL, 32408
Panama City Beach: Spyglass Drive Beach Access

On the east end of Panama City Beach, you can access the beach at these points from Spyglass Drive: End of Lookout Street (Spyglass Drive), west o ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
Spyglass Drive, Panama City Beach, FL, 32408
Panama City Beach: Surf Drive Beach Access

You can access the Gulf from these points at Surf Drive: End of Choctaw St (Surf Drive), east of 7817, features boardwalk with hand rails. End ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
Surf Drive, Panama City Beach, FL, 32408
Santa Rosa Beach: Beach Access

You can access the Gulf in Santa Rosa Beach from these locations: Highland Ave: On Highland Ave. by Stallworth Preserve subdivision. Shellseeke ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
Scenic Hwy 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459

You can access the Gulf in Seagrove beach at these locations: Andalusia Access: near Grove by the Sea neighborhood, just south of Scenic 30A at And ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
Scenic Hwy 30A, Seagrove Beach, FL, 32459
St. Andrews State Park Beach

The beach consists of over one-and-a-half miles of beautiful white sand with several locations from which to swim or play. There are two different par ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
4607 State Park Lane, Panama City Beach, FL, 32408
Topsail Hill Preserve State Park Beach

Swim, sun, beachcomb for sea beans and watch shorebirds along 3.2 miles of quiet, white quartz sand beaches with the emerald waters of the Gulf of Mex ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
7525 Highway 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459