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Walton County’s Haz Waste FREE Collection Day at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

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What: Walton County’s Haz Waste FREE Collection Day at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park
When: Saturday, November 17, 2018
Time: 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Where: Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

Walton County's Haz Waste FREE Collection day will take place Saturday, November 17th from 8am-12pm. Sponsored by Safe Water For Walton, The Walton County Board of County Commissioners 2x/year collects and properly disposes of extremely dangerous garbage to prevent it from going in the landfill—you can help.  If it has a warning label on it, bring it. 

Protect our water. Never put these items down the DRAIN into our public water supply—and don’t just toss them in the trash. 

Collection Day takes place a two easy drive-thru locations:
• Topsail Hill Preserve State Park
7525 W. Scenic Highway 30A
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
• Walton County Fairgrounds
790 N. 9th St.
DeFuniak Springs, FL 32433
(Just 1 mile north of Hwy 90 off Hwy 83-N)

Items to bring include..

Pesticides • Used Oil • Stale Gasoline • Solvents • Fertilizers • Paint Cans • Paint Thinners • Paint Strippers • All Batteries All Sizes • Furniture Polish • Brake Fluid • Engine Degreasers • Anti-Freeze • Pool Chemicals • Insecticides • Spot Removers. Waste tire amnesty at both locations. Walton County residents can bring up to 12 tires per residence.

PLEASE BE ADVISED: No gas cylinders. No explosives. No ammo.


More at Topsail...
Join Topsail Hill Preserve State Park and the Northwest Florida Astronomy Association (NWFAA) on Oct. 13th for Topsail Under the Stars beginning at 3:00pm. NWFAA will help you see the sun with their solar telescopes. After sunset they'll switch telescopes to view celestial objects in the night sky. There is no additional fee for this program.

Remember the park entrance gate closes before sunset. Guests are encouraged to be in the park by 5pm.

For more information visit www.floridastateparks.or

For more information about the Friends of Topsail Hill Preserve State Park, please visit: or email

To learn more about the park, please visit:

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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