Gasparilla Island State Park

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Gasparilla Island State Park


Location:South end of Gasparilla Island via the Boca Grande Causeway (private toll) at County Road 775 and Placida.
Facilities:Beach, showers, restrooms (é), nature trails, picnic areas, museum (lighthouse), visitor center.
Activities:Saltwater fishing, canoeing/kayaking, swimming, snorkeling, shelling, hiking, bicycling, wildlife viewing, interpretive programs (seasonal).
Special Features:A barrier island on Florida's southwest coast, Gasparilla Island is the site of the restored Boca Grande Lighthouse, built in 1890.
Address:PO Box 1150
Boca Grande, FL 33921

Phone:941-964-0375
Fax:941-964-1154
Web: www.floridastateparks.org/gasparillaisland
Size: 126.5 acres land; 0.5 acres water.

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