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Anclote Key Preserve State Park

 Activities at Anclote Key Preserve State Park

Beaches

Beaches

Come relax or play on our beach.

Boating

Boating

Boating is available.

Camping, Primitive

Camping, Primitive

Primitive camping is available on the north end of the island. A composting toilet is located in the area. No potable water is available on the island. Campers must pack in supplies and pack out trash. To camp on the island, call (727) 638-4447.

Ferry services do not drop visitors off for overnight camping. You must have your own transportation to stay overnight.

Pets

Pets

To protect the islands and nesting bird colonies, dogs are not permitted on Anclote Key or Three Rooker Bar. Pets are permitted on North Anclote Bar, but must be kept on a leash no longer than six feet, be well-behaved at all times and stay out of posted areas.

Picnicking

Picnicking

Two picnic pavilions are located at the south end of the island along the Gulf of Mexico. Each picnic area is complete with composting toilet facilities, picnic tables and grills. No reservations are necessary as these are on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please note that there is neither electic hookup nor running water available on the island. Please carry out what you carried in at this preserve. Consumption of alcoholic beverages is prohibited.
 

Restroom Facilities

Restroom Facilities

Facilities are located at the picnic area and at the north end where primitive camping is allowed.

Swimming

Swimming

Swimming is allowed off the beaches of Anclote, but there are no lifeguards on duty.

Participation Requirements

Wildlife Viewing

Wildlife Viewing

Wildlife viewing is possible at this park