Choctawhatchee Beach Mouse at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park
Topsail Hill Preserve State Park: Ranger Interpretive Programs held on Thursdays at 3pm. Program is free with regular park admission.
Thursday, Feb. 9: Choctawhatchee Beach Mouse
Learn about this endangered species and the role it plays in the park's ecosystem. Meets at Tram Stop #3 unless inclement weather then meets at Clubhouse. Program is free with regular park admission. During January and February 2017 Ranger programs are on Thursdays at 3pm and are open to the public.
This program is open to the public and ideal for the whole family to learn and enjoy. Enter the park through the main gate and park staff will direct you to the Clubhouse.
Park programs are made possible by Friends of Topsail Hill Preserve State Park. Come out and explore one of the most beautiful state park preserves in South Walton, Florida. Follow Friends of Topsail on Facebook for upcoming events such as geocaching around the park (Wed & Sat), weekly Ranger Programs (Thu), Family Challenge (Sat), Dirty Friday (First Fri) and special events and festivals throughout the year.
Topsail Hill Preserve State Park, located on the west side of Scenic 30A in South Walton, offers a wide variety of natural resources including 3.2 miles of secluded, white sand beaches with majestic dunes over 25 feet tall. Three rare coastal dune lakes provide excellent freshwater fishing. Although boats are not allowed, fishing from the shoreline yields bass, bream, panfish, and catfish. Lakes, pristine beaches, old-growth long leaf pines, sand pine scrub, and a variety of wetlands offer a bird-watching and hiking paradise. Visitors may bike, walk, or enjoy a quick ride to the beach on our timely tram service to swim, fish, sunbathe, or beachcomb. Gregory E. Moore RV resort features a (non-heated) swimming pool and shuffleboard courts. Furnished bungalows are available for weekly stays. A camp store offers a variety of camping items, as well as snacks and drinks.
Florida State Parks are treasures waiting for your discovery!
Additional information, photos & video on South Walton area parks:
Parks Of South Walton & Northwest Florida
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