Beach and Bay Access

Finding your perfect beach is easy when you have so many choices. South Walton has more than 67 beach and bay access points along its 26 miles of shoreline on Northwest Florida's Gulf Coast. Lifeguards are on duty at several of the regional beaches between the months of March and September.

Types of access vary, so be sure to check before you go or download a PDF of all the beach and bay accesses. Or choose the "Beach Access" box on any of the 16 beach neighborhoods map for more detailed information.

Regional Beach Access - Includes parking, restrooms, and several are ADA accessible. Each regional beach access point also has a flag indicating current surf conditions.

Neighborhood Beach Access - Neighborhood beach access is primarily for walk-up traffic. Many of these also have flags indicating current surf conditions.