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Johnson Beach

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Address: 13333 Johnson Beach Rd, Gulf Islands National Seashore, Pensacola, FL 32507-9608
Phone Number: +1 850-934-2600
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Top Three Beach on the Panhandle

Just a great stretch of beach in the most natural of settings. Varies from busy covered facilities to deserted stretches requiring long walks from your parked car. A little bit of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Denis B
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Perdido Key, Florida
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Perdido Key, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a great stretch of beach in the most natural of settings. Varies from busy covered facilities to deserted stretches requiring long walks from your parked car. A little bit of gulf, some inter-coastal and even some primitive camping. Don't hesitate to make this a stop. If sun, sand and warm salt water is on your list you won't be... More 

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Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Johnson's beach is quickly becoming one of our favorite beaches. Its a shame that the government doesn't improve the facilities in that this could be the premier beaches in the area.

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

This park is on a peninsula with clean white sand beaches. If you want seclusion, this is for you. There is a nature trail through part of the park to walk. Fishing is also an activity to do. We saw a blue heron eyeing a fisherman's bait bucket.

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Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Beautiful beach. Very clean. A must see for children and families. Very secluded. Not over crowded. Walkways to the beach

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1 Thank JourneyIndiana
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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is one of the nicest beaches I've ever been to on the Gulf Coast! It's clean and uncrowded with beautiful sugar sand and blue water. I drive the 12 miles from my house just to ride my bike some mornings. Make sure you visit when in Pensacola!

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Pensacola, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Johnson's Beach is where I live during the summer months. I buy an annual pass and go just about every day. There are two choices: surf side or sound side. Both are perfect depending on your goals for the day at the beach. You can see dolphins on both sides but more on the surf side. On the surf side... More 

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New Bern, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

I spent an afternoon on the beach here. I walked a lot and viewed the park from a walk over and could see the ICW on on side and the ocean on the other with natural sand dunes all around. The beach is wide, white, soft sand and the water is shallow with a nice sand bar not far out.... More 

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St. Johns, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

We are locals and visit Johnson Beach periodically. The facilities are nice, great place to put in kayaks, SUPs and get some fishing in - Gulf or ICW. Recommended.

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Mount Juliet, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Johnson Beach is on the west end of the Gulf Islands National Seashore which requires a national parks pass to drive into. It includes a very nice pavilion where tables can be reserved for picnics, a lifeguard station and restrooms. From access near the condominiums at Perdido Key, Johnson Beach can be reached walking along the beach. I walk this... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Beautiful seas, whitest sand ever - and it squeaks when you walk on it! Easy access, lots of amenities readily available in the area, gorgeous views at sunset - what more do you want for a beach experience? The total package for families and friends, all right nere in Pensacola Florida!

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