First Day Hike at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park
Topsail Hill Preserve State Park invites you to come enjoy your local state park on the first day of the New Year. This three mile round trip hike along our Campbell Lake trail will feature many of the ecosystems that make Topsail unique and will visit a globally imperiled rare coastal dune lake. This is an easy hike along a paved road in which all ages can participate. Park at the Day Use parking area and meet at the benches at Tram Stop 1. Be sure to bring water, sunscreen, camera, and/or binoculars. There will be restrooms and a water fountain at the halfway point.
Park fees apply.
Topsail Hill Preserve State Park is located in Santa Rosa Beach, 10 miles east of Destin, FL. Take I-10 to Exit 85 (Defuniak Springs) and follow U.S. Highway 331 south. Travel 27 miles to U.S. Highway 98. Turn right and travel approximately five miles west to scenic Highway 30A. Turn left and go one quarter mile to the entrance on the right.