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Temporary Closure of Bauer Road: Bauer Road in Escambia County will be closed to traffic beginning Monday, June 24 as crews replace the bridge over Unnamed Branch. Restrictions will remain in effect through spring 2014. A detour route has been established.
State Road 292 (Sorrento Road) and County Road 292 - A (Gulf Beach Highway)
Attention: The campground at Big Lagoon State park will be closed from January 20th, 2015 until February 5th 2015 for prescribed fire operations and maintenance projects.
BIG LAGOON SP, FL
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Alerts and Important InformationThe park gates close at sunset. If you plan to arrive late please contact the park prior to 5 PM on the day of your arrival. No pets are allowed on beaches, in picnic areas, or in public buildings unless they are ADA designated.
This park is located near the Intercoastal Waterway. There are two boardwalks that run the course of the park that connect to the beach, which is approximately a 15-20 minute walk; or roughly a quarter mile (from most of the campsites).
Pets are allowed in family camping areas overnight.
Pets are welcome overnight in all the camping parks. Pet rules apply. Domestic breeds of dogs, except guide or signal dogs or animals trained to assist individuals with a disability, cats, fur-bearing animals, birds and reptiles are not allowed in food-service areas, cabins or cabin areas, primitive campgrounds, beaches where bathing and swimming are permitted, either land and water portions, park buildings, playgrounds, and areas designated by park management. Captive wild species, whether native or non- native, and barnyard animals, except horses, are not allowed. Pets must be well behaved at all times and confined in the owners camping unit during quiet hours. Unconfined pets may not be left unattended for more than 30 minutes and must be on a leash no more than 6 feet long. Please do not tie pets to park vegetation, natural or manmade structures or facilities. Pet owners must pick up after their pets and properly dispose of all droppings in trash receptacles. Pets are required to be vaccinated. Horse owners and users will be asked to show their certificate of a current negative Coggins Test for all horses entering the park. A pet that is noisy, disturbing, intimidating or dangerous to other people or pets, or which damages park resources, will not be allowed to remain in the park. No one younger than 18 may camp overnight unless accompanied by a responsible adult, who will remain onsite for the period rented.
Getting There:Big Lagoon State Park is located at 12301 Gulf Beach Highway, approximately 10 miles southwest of Pensacola. (850) 492-1595. Interstate 10 Exit 7 (Pensacola), south on Pineforest Road. US Highway 98 to County Road 293, south on County Road 293 to Big Lagoon State Park.
Mailing Address:BIG LAGOON SP
12301 GULF BEACH HIGHWAY
PENSACOLA FL 32507
Phone Number:Information: (850)492-1595