Bahia Honda State Park

Bahia Honda State Park


Location:12 miles south of Marathon on US 1.
Facilities:80 campsites (most full-facility), 3 duplex cabins (6 units), bathhouses, beach, showers, restrooms, picnic areas/pavilions, nature trails, food concession, boat ramp, canoe/kayak rental, interpretive exhibits.
Activities:Camping, boating, canoeing/kayaking, fishing, swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, hiking, bicycling, in-line skating, boat tours, birding, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Park is known for its beautiful beaches, magnificent sunsets, and excellent snorkeling. It's also a good place to see wading birds and showbirds, as well as unique plants and animals.
Address:36850 Overseas Hwy
Big Pine Key, FL 33043

Phone:305-872-2353
Web: www.floridastateparks.org/bahiahonda
Size: 474 acres land, 17 acres water.

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Fishing for them north of Big Pine Key, in the area of the Content Keys and all around Bahia Honda State Park, can be very productive.
On your drive down, and to rid yourself of any lingering stress, stop at Bahia Honda State Park (at Mile Marker 36), with its beautiful white sand beach.
Cruise down to Key West, over Seven Mile Bridge (MM 47), stop at the Bahia Honda State Park for a swim, have yellowfin tuna for lunch at No Name Key (MM 35) and catch a glimpse of the tiny Key Deer living in the pine forests.
Otherwise a visit to Bahia Honda State Park, and a walk on the tidal flat, or a swim off the sheltered beach is a great way to take in the natural beauty of this district.
After stopping for an excellent seafood lunch at the Marker 88 restaurant on Plantation Key, head down to the impressive Seven Mile Bridge and stop off at Bahia Honda State Park, which is home to a beach recently voted the best in the world.
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If you are camping at Bahia Honda State Park, the flats north of the campground are loaded with barracuda, and I had shots at permit the last time I was there.
In the morning I'm off to Key West, over Seven-Mile Bridge, stopping at the Bahia Honda State Park for a swim off its pearl-white beach.
Long Key State Park, Bahia Honda State Park and also out in Florida Bay, East Cape which is in Everglades National Park.
The Bahia Honda State Park features 80 I campsites scattered along the road that parallels the channel and Florida Straits and a drive-in entrance located at mile marker 37 oceanside on the Overseas Highway (US1).