Camp Helen State Park is a unique area surrounded on three sides by the Gulf of Mexico, Phillips Inlet and Lake Powell. The diversity provided by the three different bodies of water creates a unique habitat for wildlife. The more than 180-acre park contains maritime hammocks, freshwater wetlands, sand pine scrub, coastal dunes, as well as a salt marsh. It’s one of the favorite beaches near Panama City for nature lovers. The lodge at Camp Helen and its cottages offer a look at how tourists spent their vacations in the 1940s. Be prepared to hike a bit to enjoy this park’s wonderful trails and beaches. Fishing for both fresh and saltwater species has traditionally been popular at Camp Helen.

Learn more about Camp Helen State Park: https://www.floridastateparks.org/park/Camp-Helen

Follow VISIT FLORIDA for more information about places to visit and explore in the Sunshine State.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/VISITFLORIDA
Twitter: https://twitter.com/VISITFLORIDA
Instagram: https://instagram.com/visitflorida/
Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/visitflorida/
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/visitflorida/

More info on Florida Travel: Visit Camp Helen State Park, Panama City Beach

Leave a Comment