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Coquina Baywalk

1301 Gulf Dr S, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL
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2nd time visiting this hidden gem! It's a fun bike ride from Holmes Beach area to Coquina Beach... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
My first visit!

I have gone past this many times and have thought about stopping. I have stayed on the island three... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Indianapolis, Indiana
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A small nature park on Anna Maria Island perfect for relaxing walks.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice walk” (17 reviews)
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1301 Gulf Dr S, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

2nd time visiting this hidden gem! It's a fun bike ride from Holmes Beach area to Coquina Beach and the baywalk. The mangroves are very interesting.

Thank Brasilmartins
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I have gone past this many times and have thought about stopping. I have stayed on the island three summers in a row and this was the summer I finally did it. It was a pleasant walk from my rental on 8th Street. My first...More

Thank ViolaAunt
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This was a pleasant surprise, park is bigger than we thought and was fun to explore. Winding boardwalks and trails to follow. Trails are mostly along the waters edge, hidden in the mangroves. There was evident damage from Hurricane Irma, but we still enjoyed the...More

Thank SL21872
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Love this walk when you have a couple of hours to kill. The wild life is great and the view points over the water are great to look out and see different things. The little crabs are everywhere and so entertaining. I have a disabled...More

Thank Harry P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This was a fun family hike. We went with our 2 year old, and she had no trouble with it. It offers some nice variety away from the beach / pool. It was hot when we went, but we went first thing in the morning,...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

When you need to get out of the sun on Coquina beach cross the street to the baywalk and enjoy the birds and the shade. Raised walkways take you above the tidal flats and closer to the seabirds. No need to give up your beach...More

Thank TacyTelego
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We did this walk one evening after dinner and after a rain storm. It was nice. Easy walk. A few mangroves to look at but nothing completely spectacular. If you're looking for an easy, after-dinner activity to do with small children or any children, it...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely walk at nighttime but best to stay out of the heat in the daytime , lots of little animals like squirrels and rabbits running around

Thank Jesse W
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Comfortable nature walk with great views. No fee, easy parking. Nice evening activity. Take bug repellent.

Thank JavertPA
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We've been coming to the island for years but had never stopped here before. It's a very pretty and interesting walk through the mangroves. The walk is mostly on boardwalks with several extending out over the water. We enjoyed the views, the crabs, and 1...More

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Nancy S
19 March 2017|
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Response from Immer-gern-unterwegs | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know whether you can take the dog along or not.
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18 January 2017|
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Response from CropseyVacation | Reviewed this property |
small parking lot/ area at the trail head.
Alaina B
16 November 2016|
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Response from JohnDobson_UK | Reviewed this property |
No, this is not for bikes...