Big Talbot Island State Park

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Big Talbot Island State Park


Location:20 miles east of downtown Jacksonville on A1A North, immediately north of Little Talbot Island State Park.
Facilities:Beaches (non-bathing), boat ramp, nature trails, picnic area, pavilions.
Activities:Boating, canoeing/kayaking, fishing, bicycling, hiking.
Special Features:Located on one of the sea islands unique to Northeast Florida, the park is primarily a natural preserve. Centuries of wind and water have created a 20-foot bluff along the shore, and the park's famous boneyard beach is covered with the skeletons of live oak and cedar trees that one grew near the ocean.
Address:12157 Heckscher Dr
Jacksonville, FL 32226

Phone:904-251-2320
Web: www.floridastateparks.org/bigtalbotisland
Size: 1,694 acres land; 15 acres water..

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Fishermen targeting Schultz's Fish Market can launch both a small or fairly large fishing boat at nearby Nassau Sound's Big Talbot Island State Park boat ramp.