The Full Wiki

More info on Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park

Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park: Wikis

Advertisements
  

Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park
IUCN Category V (Protected Landscape/Seascape)
Location Okaloosa County, Florida, USA
Nearest city Niceville, Florida
Coordinates 30°29′49″N 86°25′37″W / 30.49694°N 86.42694°W / 30.49694; -86.42694Coordinates: 30°29′49″N 86°25′37″W / 30.49694°N 86.42694°W / 30.49694; -86.42694
Area 357 acres
Established 1966
Governing body Florida Department of Environmental Protection

Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park is a Florida State Park located on the northwestern coast of the U.S. state of Florida, southeast of Niceville. The address is 4281 Highway 20. Indian middens and artifacts can be seen throughout the park.

Recreational Activities

The park has such amenities as bicycling, birding, boating, canoeing, fishing, hiking, kayaking, picnicking, tubing, wildlife viewing and full camping facilities.

Biology

The park's Sand Pine (Pinus clausa) forest has large, mature Sand Pines towering over other scrub vegetation, such as Florida Rosemary (Ceratiola ericoides), Reindeer Moss (Cladonia spp.), and scrub oaks (Quercus spp.).

References and external links

Advertisements

Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message