Henderson Beach State Park
Voted #6 Best U.S. Beach by TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice Award in 2023
Imagine strolling down a pristine sugar-white sand beach with more than 6,000 feet of natural scenic shoreline bordering the emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Just east of the heart of Destin, you can escape it all. No hotels or condos lining the beach. Just you and the natural beauty of the Emerald Coast.
Henderson Beach State Park was established for many reasons. Not only is it a great place for weddings, family reunions, and large events, it provides protection of the area’s natural features, and the last remaining coastal scrub area in Destin.
Henderson Beach State Park is ADA. Accessible amenities include beach wheelchairs, picnic pavilions, grills, and campsites.
Henderson Beach State Park is an excellent choice for those who enjoy Caribbean clear turquoise waters and sparkling white sand that looks like it’s been bleached out by the sun. This beautiful beach getaway is only a day’s drive from many states in the U.S. Come see why Henderson Beach State Park received #6 Best Beach by TripAdvisors Travelers’ Choice Award.