Big Lagoon State Park - Hiking, Coastal Paddling
Paddle the serene saltwater marshes, keep a watchful eye for dolphins, and hike through sandy, wooded trails at Big Lagoon State Park.
Destination Distance From Downtown
Hiking and birding throughout the park's mainland are not strenuous, and paddling is generally relaxed within the lagoon. Paddlers should pay close attention to currents and tides for safety.
Time To Complete
The temperate Northwest Florida climate makes hiking and paddling throughout Big Lagoon State Park enjoyable year round, though a wet suit may be advised for colder days upon a paddleboard!
Dogs are allowed in designated areas of Big Lagoon State Park.
Entry fees, overnight fees, cabin fees, pavilion, and boat launch fees are all required at Big Lagoon. Entry fees are $6 per vehicle, with restrictions, and overnight fees and pavilion fees vary.