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Topsail Hill Preserve State Park: Guided Plant Stroll

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What: Topsail Hill Preserve State Park: Guided Plant Stroll
When: Monday, September 16, 2019
Time: 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Where: Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

Join Topsail Hill Preserve State Park and Master Gardener Bill Kuenstler on the third Monday each month from 9:00a.m. - 11:00a.m for a Guided Plant Stroll.  Take a stroll through the park and the campground to explore the plants visible and to see what is in bloom. Visitors will learn about some of the plant species here at the park. Topics for the hike will vary based on the time of year and growing season. The program is on the third Monday of the month. This program is free with regular park admission. 

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, weekly Park Ranger Programs ,  Dirty Fridays (First Fri), Plant Stroll, Topsail Talks, and special events and festivals throughout the year.

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Topsail Talks is an educational discovery series where Friends of Topsail Hill Preserve State Park invite presenters from outside the park to participate in on the third Friday of the month program at 10am. The program is free with regular park admission.

Join Topsail State Park for their monthly Art in the Park exhibition. Local artist, Carol Dickson offers attendees the opportunity to create their own work of art using a different technique each class. Fees include all materials needed. Regular park admission applies and is paid at the ranger station on the day of class.

Join Topsail Hill Preserve State Park and the Choctawhatchee Audubon Society on the second Wednesday each month from 8:15a.m. - 10:15a.m for a Guided Bird Walk.  Learn about the birds you are seeing in the park along the trails.  Don’t have binoculars?  There are a limited number of binoculars available at the park store that can be borrowed for the program. This program is free with regular park admission. 


For more information about the Friends of Topsail Hill Preserve State Park, please visit:
www.topsailparkfriends.org or email friendsofthsp@gmail.com

To learn more about the park, please visit: https://www.floridastateparks.org/park/Topsail-Hill

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.

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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