If you want a perfect view of the KW sunset without all the crowds and chaos of Mallory Square, go to the Fort. Entry fee is about $5 which is much less than parking in downtown KW. Bring your dogs and a picnic supper. Awesome!
About Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park
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We got there with our bicycles. There is a good amount of shade/picnic tables or you could pay and get a lounge chair/umbrella for $$. Clean fun place to go in for a dip. It is rocky - so beach shoes make it pleasant. Clean...More
Fort Zachary Taylor beach and part of the park experienced a tremendous amount of damage from Irma. The old pine trees suffered and the beach got washed away. If you go there today you will see a remarkable job that was done in restoring the...More
This is a great place to chill, do a BBQ, sunbathe, swim see a sunset etc. They have nice food too just in case you can without any. They also have a shower which is a really needed.
It takes some finding but rent some bikes and pay $2.50 per person to use the beach and facilities at this park. They are immaculate and spread out. You can even splurge and for $30 rent two lounge chairs and an umbrella.
We went here for a beach day, but I was glad I had read about the rocks and shells before we went. Kiddos had water shoes so they faired well, but I saw many others struggle with the rocks. Water was warm, beach chairs were...More
We were escorted on and off the base. Was not allowed to get off. I am not sure if there are tours or not.