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Join the fun at Anastasia Park

SAINT AUGUSTINE – A variety of special events are available at Anastasia State Park. Cost for all: Free with regular park admission fee. ($8.00 per vehicle. Limit 2-8 people per vehicle. $4.00 per single-occupant vehicle. $2.00 per pedestrians, bicyclists, extra passengers, passengers in vehicle with holder of Annual Individual Entrance Pass). All events are at Anastasia State Park, 300 Anastasia Park Road unless otherwise listed.
Anastasia Dunes Walk

Date: Thursday, March 15,  11 a.m. – noon..
Loggers, Greens, Leatherbacks, Oh My!
Date: Friday, March 16, 1– 2 p.m.
Description: Discover the wonderful sea turtles of Anastasia State Park!

Ultimate Nature Photo Scavenger Hunt
Date: Saturday, March 17, 10 a.m. – noon
Description: Bring your smartphone or digital camera and have fun taking pictures to complete a photo scavenger hunt while exploring the park!

Loggers, Greens, Leatherbacks, Oh My!
Date: Saturday, March 24, 11 a.m. – noon p.m.
Description: Join us in discovering the wonderful sea turtles of Anastasia State Park!

Dolphin Paddle on Salt Run
Date: Saturday, March 24,  3:30. – 5:30 p.m.
Location: Anastasia Watersports at Anastasia State Park, 850 Anastasia Park Road,
Description: Join Anastasia Watersports and Marineland Dolphin Adventure at Anastasia State Park as we team up to offer a fun-filled interpretive paddle of Salt Run. Cost: Program fee: $40/person, includes boat rental, $25/person, provide your own boat. Park admission fees: ($8.00 per vehicle. Limit 2-8 people per vehicle. $4.00 per single-occupant vehicle. $2.00 per pedestrians, bicyclists, extra passengers, passengers in vehicle with holder of Annual Individual Entrance Pass).
Walk on the Wild Side
Date: Wednesday, March 28, Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Description: A fun and educational hike through Anastasia State Park.The round-trip length is 2.5 miles, but the walk proceeds at a leisurely pace. If a shorter distance is preferred, participants may choose to walk just the first half to Anastasia Watersports. Suggested items to bring are binoculars, comfortable walking shoes, a camera, drinking water, bug spray, and sunscreen. Meet in the beach parking lot at the end of the main park road. This event is weather permitting and subject to cancellation.
Sunset and Full Moon Paddle
Date: Thursday, March 31,  6:45 to 8:15 p.m.
Description: Join Anastasia Watersports and experience breathtaking views as the sun sets and the full-moon rises illuminating the Salt Run tidal basin. Multiple watercraft options include single kayaks, tandem kayaks and stand-up paddleboards. Private boats welcome at a lower rate. Includes an interpretive, storytelling element during the paddle. Please check in at Anastasia Watersports 15 minutes prior to departure. Please call Anastasia Watersports at (904) 460-9111or email, info@anastasiawatersports.com to make a reservation.
Cost: Program fee: $35 for program and rental, including lifejackets and paddles. $20 for program, launch your own boat.
Park admission fees: ($8.00 per vehicle. Limit 2-8 people per vehicle. $4.00 per single-occupant vehicle. $2.00 per pedestrians, bicyclists, extra passengers, passengers in vehicle with holder of Annual Individual Entrance Pass).

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