More than 1,600 acres of unspoiled beaches, tidal marshes, maritime hammocks and ancient sand dunes make this a captivating destination for visitors to explore. Anastasia State Park in Florida is a natural area located just off SR A1A, minutes from downtown St. Augustine. Filled with a variety of wildlife, birds, and numerous landscapes including beaches, a tidal salt marsh and hammock lands, Anastasia State.
Visitors to Anastasia State park FL can enjoy the beach activities like picnicking, biking, kayaking, fishing, canoeing, birding and sometimes surfing. The self guided walking path, the Old Spanish Quarry Trail, traverses over the beautiful sand dunes, and you may see a variety of different wildlife including loggerhead sea turtles and wading birds like herons, egrets, ibis, wood storks, roseate spoonbills, hawks, eagles, and osprey and owls. The views from the beach at Anastasia State Park FL are phenomenal, and you can see symbols of the Old City and St Augustine Attractions like the Bridge of Lions St Augustine and the St. Augustine Lighthouse. Lifeguards are on duty from Memorial Day through Labor Day, and Anastasia State Park FL is open year-round from 8:00 am to sunset.