What beach park should I visit?

June White Decker Beach Park (approximately .29 acres, over 70 parking spaces, showers and restrooms)  

 The closest beach trails are Silver Shells and Calhoun 

Norreigo Point Beach Park (approximately 9.27 acres, 27 parking spaces, shower and overlooks the east pass, restrooms coming soon) 

 The closest beach trails are Norriego Point and O’Steen 

Shore at Crystal Beach Park (approximately 65 feet, 9 parking spaces, restrooms, showers and covered picnic area) 

 The closest beach trails are Shirah and Crystal Beach   

 Henderson Beach is a state park that boasts over a mile of beach that charges a daily admission fee. The park has over 300 parking spaces, beach wheelchairs, covered picnic pavilions, restroom facilities, grills, accessible campsites and parking. Call 850.837.7550 for more information. 

James Lee Park is a county beach park with over a quarter of a mile of beach near the Walton/Okaloosa County line. This park has 3 pavilions, 41 picnic tables, 9 dune walkovers, a playground, restrooms with changing rooms, showers and over 100 parking spaces. Call 850.689.5772 for more information. 

A picture of map of Destin showing public beach parks and trails

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1. Are Low Speed Vehicles (LSV's) and Golf Carts Allowed to be Driven within the City Limits of Destin?
2. Drones: Rules and Safety Tips
3. FAA Complaint and Inquiry Information
4. How do I report airport noise/aircraft noise?
5. Is the Mid-Bay toll bridge part of the city?
6. Where is public parking and is there a fee?
7. Are fires allowed on the beach?
8. Can I take my dog on the beach?
9. Are fireworks allowed on the beach?
10. Where can I get a marriage license?
11. Does the city require a permit for a beach wedding?
12. Can I camp overnight on the beach?
13. Am I allowed to take a pop up tent on the beach?
14. Does Destin have a public tennis court?
15. How do I report an aggressive animal?
16. How do I recycle in Destin?
17. Where can I launch my boat?
18. Who do I contact regarding mosquito problems?
19. What are the regulations for political signs in the city?
20. How do I report a problem with a street light?
21. What is the schedule for running the harbor pump?
22. Can I leave items on the beach overnight?
23. Are there beach warning flags?
24. Can I set up my belongings within 20 feet of the water's edge?
25. What beach park should I visit?
26. Can I drive my vehicle on the beach?
27. Can I have glass on the beach?
28. What is Leave No Trace?
29. When is Sea Turtle Nesting Season?
30. How Do I Report Homestead Exemption Abuse?
31. How do I found out what is on the council agenda?