Deer Lake State Park


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Deer Lake State Park


Location:On County Road 30A in Santa Rosa Beach.
Facilities:Beach, picnic areas, boardwalk, 10-mile walking/biking trail.
Activities:Fishing, swimming, hiking, biking, wildlife viewing.
Special Features:Park shares its name with the coastal dune lake within its boundaries. Coastal dune lakes occur rarely throughout the world and only on the Gulf Coast in the US. A boardwalk across the dunes offers easy access to the beach as well as a view of the dune ecosystem. The habitat at Deer Lake includes such rare plants as gulf coast lupine, spoonflower, pitcher plants, and one of the largest Florida populations of Curtiss' sand grass.
Address:357 Main Park Rd
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

Phone:850-231-0337
Fax:850-231-1879
Web: www.floridastateparks.org/deerlake
Size: 1,956.5 acres land; 38 acres water.

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