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Little Talbot Island State Park

12157 Heckscher Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32226
+1 904-251-2320
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One of the better parks in the south.Great parking and showers and picnic sheds and toilets.. But... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2016
Madison, Georgia
Great Place For Young Children To Learn

The $5.- you spend to enter into this park is money well spent. This is a great beach!!! We... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2016
Dave O
St. Johns
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On Little Talbot Island, construction of the Timucuan State and National Parks Multi-Use Trail is underway. The first phase of the trail will span more than 2 miles through coastal habitat of Little Talbot Island.
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“tide pools” (6 reviews)
12157 Heckscher Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32226
+1 904-251-2320
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

One of the better parks in the south.Great parking and showers and picnic sheds and toilets.. But then! Elevated walkways over the dunes to some of the best undeveloped beaches in the south. Just beautiful.

Thank Saye506
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The $5.- you spend to enter into this park is money well spent. This is a great beach!!! We started all the way at the end of the road. This area has signs that say no swimming but if you go on an out going...More

Thank Dave O
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay @ Little Talbot campsite. Nice shower & bathroom facility. Variety in landscape between Big & Little Talbot campsite. Little Talbot has beautiful trees for needed shade from FL sun. Big Talbot has no trees but close to the water. I prefer...More

Thank TCasini
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Company from Tennessee was pleased with this venture - the beach!! The walk to get to the beach was unbearable (this summer the heat is atrocious) for my 72 year old Aunt - me - I stayed at the pavilion - great place for family...More

Thank ShirleyD246
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Such an amazing beach to visit. Wide open beaches (even at high tide) so there are plenty of places to pull up your beach chair and relax. Facilities such as restrooms and picnic area are well maintained. Definitely worth the park admission price. Word of...More

Thank T W
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I had been to this place with my colleagues. This is beautiful place, v could see tortoise and lot of greenery and beach is clean. Crowd is little less when compared to Jax and other beaches. This is a very good picnic place, more number...More

Thank Harshitha J
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This is a taste of the true Florida. I have been visiting here with my family since I was a child. On this occasion, I visited with my mom to take photos of our wetlands for our beach-themed bathroom.

Thank Bobbi65
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Always have fun fishing with friends. A quiet place . Love going to Hammer Heads to see Pacience the beautiful bartender. -😍😘😗😆

Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We camped at Little Talbot Island State Park last week in a tent on site 10. At first we were unsure of the site that we chose because it seemed like it was in an intersection. It turned out to be nice and private. Quiet...More

1  Thank AppleMade
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Check the tide tables and walk he trail at low tide. It starts close to the main gate, meanders brought the hammock and out onto the beach where you walk for a couple of more miles past driftwood trees on an isolated area. You end...More

Thank Greg F
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12 July 2017|
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Response from dexter112015 | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen any there, but this is Florida and I would always keep a look out for them. But remember they are not found in salt water, brackish water yes as well as fresh water, but full on salt water (like the ocean... More
2 July 2017|
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Response from 2views | Reviewed this property |
For swimming near Jacksonville, I recommend visiting Jacksonville Beach, Neptune Beach, or Atlantic Beach
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28 May 2017|
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Response from Rollbama | Reviewed this property |
The campground area is across the street from the main gate. As mentioned you receive a gat code good anytime of day. As far as bug, yes bring bug spray- it's Florida in the summer. There are many things to do such as... More