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Meaher State Park Fishing Camping Boating

Spanish Fort, AL 36577 (152.331 miles)

This 1,327-acre park is situated in the wetlands of Mobile Bay and is a day-use picnicking and scenic park with modern camping hook-ups and bathhouse facilities for overnight visitors. A boat ramp and fishing pier will appeal to every fisherman. A self-guided walk on two nature trails includes a boardwalk with a up close view of the Mobile Delta. 

Official Website: Meaher State Park

Red Top Mountian State Park Hiking Fishing Camping Biking Boating

Cartersville, GA 30121 (152.894 miles)

State Park in NW GA Ridge and Valley Country

Official Website: Red Top Mountian State Park

BIG LAGOON STATE PARK Hiking Fishing Camping Boating

PENSACOLA , FL 32507 (153.126 miles)

This coastal park sits on the northern shoreline of its namesake, Big Lagoon, which separates the mainland from Perdido Key and the Gulf of Mexico. Natural communities, ranging from saltwater marshes to pine flatwoods, attract a wide variety of birds, especially during the spring and fall migrations. Beaches, shallow bays, nature trails, and open woodlands offer splendid opportunities for nature study.rn

Official Website: BIG LAGOON STATE PARK

PERDIDO KEY STATE PARK Fishing

PENSACOLA , FL 32507 (153.126 miles)

Barrier islands protect the Florida mainland from the harsh effects of storms and provide habitats for shorebirds and other coastal animals. Perdido Key is a 247-acre barrier island near Pensacola on the Gulf of Mexico. White sand beaches and rolling dunes covered with sea oats make this park a favorite destination for swimmers and sunbathers. Surf fishing is another popular activity. Boardwalks from the parking lot allow visitors to access the beach without causing damage to the fragile dunes and beach vegetation.rn

Official Website: PERDIDO KEY STATE PARK

TARKILN BAYOU PRESERVE STATE PARK Hiking Fishing

PENSACOLA , FL 32507 (153.126 miles)

The preserve is home to four species of endangered pitcher plants, as well as other rare and endangered plant species. The rare, carnivorous white–top pitcher plant is unique to the Gulf Coast and found only between the Apalachicola and Mississippi rivers. Almost 100 other rare plants and animals depend on the wet prairie habitat, including the alligator snapping turtle, sweet pitcher plant, and Chapman´s butterwort. A boardwalk offers visitors a view of the wild and beautiful Tarkiln Bayou.rn

Official Website: TARKILN BAYOU PRESERVE STATE PARK

Little Ocmulgee State Park Hiking Fishing Camping Biking Boating

McRae, GA 31005 (153.700 miles)

Located off Hwy 441 this Park provides a wide varity of amenties including an 18 hole golf course

Official Website: Little Ocmulgee State Park

James H Floyd State Park Hiking Fishing Camping Boating

Summerville, GA 30747 (154.459 miles)

State Park in NW GA Ridge and Valley Country

Official Website: James H Floyd State Park

Apalachicola National Forest Hiking Fishing Hunting Camping Biking Horseback Boating

Crawfordville, FL 32321 (154.596 miles)

The Apalachicola National Forest is the largest forest in Florida at 571,088 acres, which includes 2,735 aces of water. The Forest is located in the panhandle of Florida, near Tallahassee. Six watersheds within the Apalachicola provide an abundance of fresh water to streams. rivers, lakes and one natural spring.

Official Website: Apalachicola National Forest

TORREYA STATE PARK Hiking Camping

BRISTOL , FL 32321 (154.596 miles)

Torreya trees are some of the oldest and hardest to locate in the world. The tree was named after famed botonist John Torrey in the 1800's. The trees can be found and viewed easily at Torryea State Park. Come and see history. If you have never experienced camping in a Yurt.rn

Official Website: TORREYA STATE PARK

Bond Swamp Wildlife Refuge Fishing Hunting

Round Oak, GA 31202 (155.338 miles)

Located in Middle GA Bond Swamp is 6 miles South of Macon off I-16

Official Website: Bond Swamp Wildlife Refuge