Parks

Click here to learn more about Gulf County’s parks.

*Please note that some locations were damaged by Hurricane Michael. Contact each location for updates.

 

From America’s Best State Park (St. Joseph Peninsula State Park) on Cape San Blas to Veteran’s Memorial Park in Beacon Hill, there is a wide selection of activities to choose from in our parks.

Pack up your picnic basket and head to the park for a day!

If you are interested in reserving a County Park, please contact the Gulf County Tourist Development Council at 850.229.7800 or email info@visitgulf.com.  You can download a park application below.

 

We like to think of ourselves as one big playground, already pre-assembled and ready for fun. Here’s a list of of GCFL’s most popular parks.

Download to Reserve a County Park

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Park Name Extra Amenities
Sports Complex
Water Access
Boat Ramps
Picnic Tables
Bathrooms
Playground
Trails
Lighting
Grills
Shower/Laundry
Cape Palms Park ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Rish Park For Special Needs Children & Family ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Salinas Park-Bayside Volleyball, Fire Pit, Screened in tables ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Salinas Park-Gulfside ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
St. Joseph Peninsula State Park ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Overstreet Boat Ramp ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Overstreet Park ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Veterans Memorial Park at Beacon Hill Pickle Ball & Dog Park ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
WindMark Beaches- North & South ✔ ✔
Constitution Convention State Park & Museum ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Frank Pate Park Tennis Court, Pickle Ball Court ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
George Core Park Staging Area ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Forrest Park (10th Street Park) ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Forrest Park (16th Street Park) Lighthouse ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Jetty Park Fishing Pier, Fish Station, Pavilion ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Maddox Park/Shipyard Cove Lighthouse Gift Shop & Museum ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Nathan Peters Jr. Park ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Buck Griffin Lake Park Public Freshwater Fishing ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Lamar Faison Park ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Dalkeith Park ✔ ✔ ✔
Dead Lakes Park Fishing Pier, bike trail multiple ponds, pavillion ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Donnie Brake Park ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Dunes Drive Public Beach Access ✔
Gaskin Park Staging Area, Fish Station ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Highland View Boat Ramp ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Honeyville Park Fish ponds, deer ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Howard Creek Community Park ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Indian Pass Boat Ramp Beach Driving Access Point ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Lake Alice Park Performance Pavillion ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Land's Landing Fish Station ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
T. L. James Park ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔
Troy Deal Public Beach Access ✔
White City Park/Boat Ramp Fish Station ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔