Bald Point State Park

Located on Alligator Point, where Ochlockonee Bay meets Apalachee Bay, Bald Point offers a scenic view of coastal marshes, pine flatwoods, and oak thickets foster. It has a diversity of biological communities that make the park a popular destination for birding and wildlife viewing. Each fall, bald eagles and other migrating raptors, along with monarch… Read More

Crooked River Lighthouse

This lighthouse was originally located on Dog Island and was replaced three (3) times due to various storms in the area. It was used to guide ships into the bay through the East Pass between Dog Island and St. George Island. The lighthouse was lit for the first time on October 28, 1865 and built… Read More

Mashes Sands Beach

The beach and county park are located at the eastern end of Mashes Sands Road where Coastal Highway 98 intersects Ochlockonee Bay Bridge in Wakulla County in the Panhandle of Florida. The shores overlook the wide mouth of the Ochlockonee River as it empties into the bay. Tidal marsh pools tucked away in the dunes… Read More