Waterscape #312 A
TripAdvisor Reviews Waterscape #312 A Fort Walton Beach
Travel Blogs from Fort Walton Beach
... We expected to find lovely campsites on or near the beaches like Oregon & California & imagined sitting in the sun a lot more than we did!! Surprise, surprise it rains in the Sunshine State!! We were disappointed to find very few State Parks with camping & there was no chance of getting in because they book up 11 months ahead! Any Parks we did visit had a $6 day use fee which we found annoying when we only wanted to stop for lunch or quick walk & ...
... the Camera Club of Tucson in Bosque del Apache Wildlife Refuge to photograph the Sandhill Cranes and real snow birds. This will be our fourth year of visiting the Bosque the week after Thanksgiving and weather forecast, at least for the weekend is for temps in 60's.
However, we know from experience, that the weather can turn quickly so we will monitor the patterns to see when we need to make our exit to Tucson.
After a grueling five days of driving, it was time to find a nice campground and hang out for a few days. My plan was to stay at the state park on the beach near Destin. But the polar vortex spoiled things, so I found an RV park near Pensacola instead. The temperatures were in the 30's at night, and although it was only in the 50's during the day, at least it was sunny! I enjoyed a walk on the beautiful beach and a couple fantastic sunsets over the ...
Today, we transitioned to the Destin West RV Resort in Fort Walton Beach. It was really hard to leave the Ho Hum RV Park, but this campground is near the water, and is very nice. The sites are paved with brick pavers and are really deep. Our site is set up that we are head in so we are able to look out and see the water and not the front of another rig.
On the ...
... Louisiana we stayed at Chicot State Park. Chicot is surrounded by water and bogs, you know what that means right - Alligators!! We unfortunately we didn't see any. Although I am keen to spot one I would love it to be from the top of a bridge or a car. Not riding right next to one or deciding to sit down for lunch next to one... At the camp site many people came to inform us we were in the wrong place.... How could that be? Well we had finally ...
Other places to stay in Fort Walton Beach
1500 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach | 3 star resortfrom $158
- The Best Place in Florida
- Expensive, Poor service
573 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach | 3 star resortfrom $147
- Highly overrated
- What happened ?
1320 Miracle Strip Parkway, SE, Fort Walton Beach | Resortfrom $234