Henderson Beach State Park

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Henderson Beach State Recreation Area
IUCN category V (protected landscape/seascape)
Map showing the location of Henderson Beach State Recreation Area
Map showing the location of Henderson Beach State Recreation Area
Location Okaloosa County, Florida, USA
Nearest city Destin, Florida
Coordinates 30°23′38″N 86°34′59″W / 30.39389°N 86.58306°W / 30.39389; -86.58306Coordinates: 30°23′38″N 86°34′59″W / 30.39389°N 86.58306°W / 30.39389; -86.58306
Established March 29, 1991
Governing body Florida Department of Environmental Protection

Henderson Beach State Recreation Area is a Florida State Park located near Destin, in northwestern Florida. The address is 17000 Emerald Coast Parkway.

The land was sold to the state in 1983 for $13.1 million by Burney M. Henderson, a Pensacola businessman.

Recreational activities[edit]

The park has such amenities as beaches, bicycling, birding, fishing, hiking, picnicking, swimming, wildlife viewing and full camping facilities.

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