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Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

 About Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

Three rare coastal dune lakes provide excellent fishing.


Jason Cutshaw


The Parks Cable Provider has switched to Digital. All analog T.V.’s will require a converter to work, Most newer digital “HD” T.V.’s should work once the numbers are programed.

Topsail Road (98 entrance) is closed effective February 15, 2010 due to a resource restoration project. Please use the entrance on Hwy 30A (where the flag poles are) to enter the park as a day-use visitor or camper.  Please note that the second entrance on Hwy 30A is now closed.  All traffic must enter the park through the first entrance.

We are proud to announce that Topsail Hill Preserve State Park received ReserveAmerica's awards for Top Ten spots for "Amazing Locations", "Fishing Spots",  "Hiking Trails", "Tours and Events", and "Unique Cabins." 

Winter is here and it's time to plan your next fun-filled stay at Topsail Hill where the Real Florida....awaits!  With 22 tent-camp sites, 155 RV sites, and 32 cabins there is an option for everyone and that's just the start.  This park offers interpretive programs, guided hikes, canoe, kayak & SUP rentals, bike rentals, hiking, fishing, swimming, 3.2 miles of white sandy beaches, and access to an over 1,600 acre Preserve where an adventure of wildlife exploration awaits. 


Please join us the park will offer a weeklong series of activities including Music, kids programs, guided hikes, and presentations. Check "ranger programs" for more information.


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Topsail Hill Preserve State Park is located in Santa Rosa Beach, 10 miles east of Destin, FL. Take I-10 to Exit 85 (Defuniak Springs) and follow U.S. Highway 331 south. Travel 27 miles to U.S. Highway 98. Turn right and travel approximately five miles west to scenic Highway 30A. Turn left and go one quarter mile to the entrance on the right.


  • For forms, information and benefits of volunteering visit Get Involved.
  • Friends of Topsail Preserve State Park, Inc.
  • 7525 West Scenic Hwy. 30-A
    Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459