Big Lagoon State Park: You’ll Love Camping Here

This lush coastal park and the surrounding area have plenty of outdoor recreation activities to keep you busy, from camping and hiking the boardwalks to viewing wildlife and catching some fun in the sun.

Whether you’re swimming in the ocean or lagoon, fishing, hiking, biking, or just relaxing on the beach, we think you’ll have a great time visiting.

Fun Outdoor Things to Do

Big Lagoon State Park has 5 miles of hiking trails. There are multiple places to access the trails and boardwalks right from the campground such as the Estuary Trail and Sand Pine Trail.



There are no official biking trails, but you can bike along the main park road, which is paved. It is about 2.5-miles.

Wildlife Watching

There is so much wildlife here. Bring binoculars to see all of the different birds. Along the boardwalk, keep your eyes peeled for turtles, alligators, and armadillos.

Fishing and Boating

There is a boat launch within the park where you can get into Big Lagoon and then out into the Gulf. Many people fish along the park’s shores near the boat launch.

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