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Interesting areas to visit near Carrabelle

We hope that you explore all the areas of our picturesque community from the bays, rivers, beaches and areas in between. While there are many activities and fun things to do in the Carrabelle area, we thought you might like to know some of the interesting areas close by that would make great day trips. Who knows, maybe you will decide to stay with us a few days longer.

FYI:  Some of these locations have guided tours but usually require two weeks advance reservations.  Please contact them directly.

(Note: The information, maps, and directions were used from a variety of sources and their respective logos are included in the information presented.)

 

Bald Point State Park on Alligator Point
Bald Point State Park on Alligator Point
Bald Point State Park boasts more than 4,800 acres of coastal wilderness dotted with freshwater ponds and tidal marshes. Locate...
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park
Welcome to St. George Island State Park, one of Floridas Gulf Coast barrier islands. Just four miles off shore between Apalachi...
Fort Gadsden Historical Site
Fort Gadsden Historical Site
Imagine a historic fort overlooking the peaceful Apalachicola River. This mental image is probably one of quiet territorial life,...
Hickory Landing in the Apalachicola Natl' Forest
Hickory Landing in the Apalachicola Natl' Forest
Open year round Quiet hours 10 p.m.-6 a.m. Fees: Overnight camping $ 3 Hickory Landing (and Wright Lake Recreation Area) are l...
High Bluff Coastal Hiking Trail
High Bluff Coastal Hiking Trail
The High Bluff Coastal Hiking Trail is the first recreational hiking trail in Tates Hell State Forest. The trail features the coa...
John David Patton Wildlife Park
John David Patton Wildlife Park
Amenities include nature trails, educational signage, picnic facilities and restrooms. This park offers birders and nature enthus...
Natural Bridge Battlefield Historic State Park
Natural Bridge Battlefield Historic State Park
Natural Bridge Battlefield Historic State Park is the site of one of Floridas most significant Civil War conflicts. Each year d...
Ochlockonee River State Park
Ochlockonee River State Park
Ochlockonee River State Park is a scenic river park with more than 543 acres that offer vivid views of natural Florida along th...
San Marcos de Apalache Historic State Park
San Marcos de Apalache Historic State Park
The many different flags flying over San Marcos de Apalache Historic State Park welcome visitors to the park and demonstrate th...
Tate's Hell State Forest
Tate's Hell State Forest
Visitors to Tates Hell State Forest can paddle down a black water river until they reach the white sandy beaches of the Gulf or t...
Wakulla Springs Lodge & State Park
Wakulla Springs Lodge & State Park
Wakulla Springs State Park is a 6,000-acre wildlife sanctuary quietly hidden in Spanish moss-draped Florida woodlands, 30 minut...
Wright Lake Recreation Area
Wright Lake Recreation Area
Open year round Summer hours 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Winter hours 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fees: Day use $ 3; Overnight camping $ 10 Wright L...

 

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