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Bald Point State Park

146 Box Cut Rd, Alligator Point, FL 32346-5195
+1 850-349-9146
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Nice local beach

Good place for a beach walk -- quiet, largely deserted the day we were there.The beach is not very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
eli1977
Alligator Point

We rented a raised house at the end of the point for the end of August first of September. The area... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Robert H
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146 Box Cut Rd, Alligator Point, FL 32346-5195
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good place for a beach walk -- quiet, largely deserted the day we were there.The beach is not very wide.There's an area around the point where people were fishing and a nature trail that's worth a look. Well-equipped restrooms and covered picnic area. Be sure...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We rented a raised house at the end of the point for the end of August first of September. The area feels like your out on an island with the Gulf on one side and the bay on the other. The area is not heavily...More

1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 31 March 2017

There is a beautiful beach area in the park known as Alligator Point. Parking is somewhat limited, but there are nice paths to the beach, some picnic tables. The beach is very pretty, you can tell that it is not heavily used. At $4 a...More

Thank Diana C
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

To sum it up. It was nice. Walkways available for wheelchairs and strollers. Well layed out. Enough signs every where. Place to bbq available. Fishing place available on the pier. But it not too big plus you can basically see all the animals outside the...More

Thank FlorianHo
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Drove all the way to roads end on Alligator Point...lots of damage from storm...saw dolphins swimming just off shore..on way back went to Bald Point...quite...nice stroll on beach

1  Thank Onionguy
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We were here a few weeks after the hurricane and there was still a little bit of visible damage. The beaches are very quiet and quite natural which is a nice change of pace for the panhandle. When we visited, there were a lot of...More

Thank sjhokie
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We saw a Bald Eagle at the beach!! Awesome!!! Lots of small marine life I have a 5 year old daughter and we all loved the beach and creatures. Does have some biting flies in the evening so prepare for that. I love this beach...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This Beach is like it must have been in old times. We took our blankets down the beach several hundred yards and set ourselves up. It was quiet except for the Gulls. A beautiful quiet experience. Lots of sugar sand- no bugs. Wind was moderate....More

1  Thank crystalmister
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I drove 12 miles out of my way off US Hwy 98 to take my wife out here. Pretty much for just another look at the ocean. During summer, the bugs will eat you alive on the nature walk, so take plenty of protection. The...More

2  Thank Mark G
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Drove 80 miles to find one of Florida's white sandy beaches and this place didn't disappoint. Miles of beach, very few people, lovely sea shells, perfect weather. Doesn't get better than that!

2  Thank theresaw
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sgibbs2
We are thinking of visiting Alligator Point for a week in September and are familiar with St. George Island and Apalachicola - should we stay where we know or venture into Alligator Point and try out the Bald Point State Park?
9 February 2017|
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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
Alligator Point is not similar to St. George. St. George is more affluent and developed. For example, there's a good chance that you would not see anyone else at Bald Point in September. This is great if your fishing or... More
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28 May 2016|
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DOC123456
I will be staying near the beach of Bald Point State Park and will be doing alot of surf fishing for pretty much any and everything(shark,trout,redfish,stingrays). Were you targeting any certain species? Can you give a good area to fish at...or is pretty much the entire beach pretty good you think. What type of lures/baits/rigs were you using. What did you catch? sorry for all the questions...I'm just really excited about coming down in 3 weeks!!!! talk to you soon. Thanks
11 September 2015|
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