Okaloosa Day Use Area

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Operating Hours

Year-round: 8:00 a.m. to Sunset


Beach Parking: This quiet water area features white sandy beaches, calm waters for swimming,
Picnic Area: Picnic tables are scattered throught the area
Comfort Station: Public restrooms with outdoor showers are available during the day.
Boat Launch: The boat launch is the perfect place to launch a kayak, canoe, or paddleboard. Trailer launching is not recommended.


From Pensacola: Follow Hwy. 98 across the Pensacola Bay Bridge and through Gulf Breeze. Stay on Hwy. 98 for 38.1 miles the Okaloosa Area is located on the left side of the highway.

From Destin: Follow Hwy. 98 west onto Okaloosa Island for 3.5 miles, the Okaloosa Area is located on the right side of the highway.


Last updated: May 1, 2020

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Mailing Address:

1801 Gulf Breeze Parkway
Gulf Breeze , FL 32563


850 934-2600

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