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Beaches In The Tampa Bay Area
  Anclote River Park
  727-934-4198 
  1119 Baillies Bluff Road Holiday
  Small beach where the Anclote
  River meets the Gulf.

  Belleair Beach
  727-595-4646 
  Four public accesses are located
  along Gulf Boulevard, Belleair
  Beach. Parking for Belleair residents
  only.

 
  Ben T. Davis Beach

  Courtney Campbell Parkway Tampa
  One of the few public beaches in 
  Hillsborough County sits at the
  eastern end of the Courtney
  Campbell Parkway, this small beach
  offers the first sight of sand to
  many new arrivals to Tampa Bay.

  Caladesi Island State Park
  727-469-5918 
  3 miles off Dunedin Beach  FL 

  One of the few remaining
  undeveloped barrier
  islands on Florida's Gulf coast.
  The island is accessible by
  passenger ferry or private boat.  

  Clearwater Beach
  One of the most popular
  beaches in the bay area.

  Beautiful white sand with plenty
  of night life.

 
  Egmont Key

  727-893-2627 
  This 440-acre island is home of the
  only manned lighthouse in the U.S.
  Egmont Key State Park is at the
  mouth of Tampa Bay, southwest
  of Fort DeSoto Beach. Access by
  private boat.

  Fort DeSoto
  727-866-2484 
  3500 Pinellas Bayway
  S Tierra Verde

  This barrier island and 900-acre
  park located south of
  St. Petersburg wins frequent
  acclaim from national beach
  experts. It was deemed No. 7
  among the top 20 beaches in 2000
  by one ranking.

  Fred H. Howard Beach
  1700 Sunset Drive Tarpon Springs

  Gulfport Beach
  727-321-1158 
  55th St. S Gulfport
  This Boca Ciega Bay beach is at
  55th Street S and Shore Boulevard
  in Gulfport. Parking by permit or $2
  a day. Amenities include restrooms
  and outdoor showers.

  Honeymoon Island
  727-469-5942
  This island was once known as
  Hog Island. Today you can enjoy
  sunny beaches, mangrove swamps
  and tidal flats. It's located on the
  extreme west end of State Road 586
  (Dunedin Causeway). Dunedin

  Indian Rocks Beach
  Public beach access and free
  parking are along Gulf Boulevard
  from Whitehurst Avenue to 28th
  Avenue.
727-595-6889 
  Indian Rocks Beach

 

 


 Indian Shores

 727-595-4020 
 Main beach access and parking
 are at Tiki Park, 19601 Gulf Blvd.,
 in Indian Shores. Metered parking
 is $1 an hour. Other beach accesses
 are along Gulf Boulevard, but
 parking is limited. 

 
 Madeira Beach

 727-392-0665
 Several public beach accesses are
 located on Gulf Boulevard from
 128th Avenue W to 154th Ave. W.
 Main accesses is at Disabled
 American Veterans
 (Archibald Beach) at 151st
 Avenue W. ; the county park at
 144th Avenue W; and South Beach
 near Johns Pass. Public parking
 available at main accesses, Stewart
 Park and between 128th and 135th
 avenues.  

 
 North Redington Beach

 727-321-1158 
 Six public accesses dot
 Gulf Boulevard from
 164th Avenue to 174th Avenue.
 Free parking along Gulf Boulevard.


 Pass-A-Grille Beach
 Public accesses are along Gulf Way
 from First Avenue to 22nd Avenue
 in St. Pete Beach.

 
 Redington Beach
 727-391-3875
 Public access owned by the
 town is at 160th and Gulf Boulevard.
 Parking is limited to the residential
 areas.
 

 
 Redington Shores

 727-397-5538
 Several public beach accesses are
 located along Gulf Boulevard from
 174th Avenue to 183rd Avenue.
 Free parking at the county park,
 18220 Gulf Boulevard. Amenities
 include outdoor showers and
 restrooms at the county park.
 

 
 Sand Key
 727-588-4852 
 1060 Gulf Blvd. Clearwater
 Great beach with restrooms
 showers and plenty of parking.

 Spa Beach
 727-367-2735 
 This small Tampa Bay beach is at
 Second Avenue NE in downtown
 St. Petersburg. Restrooms and free
 parking at nearby North Shore Park.

 St. Petersburg Beach
 Gulf Blvd. St Petersburg
 Catch some rays on the white sand
 shore or bask in the warm waters
 of the gulf at this lovely beach.

 St. Petersburg
 Municipal Beach

 727-360-3278 
 This beach is billed as the
 "widest beach in Florida"
 at one-quarter mile.
 Public access is at 11260 Gulf Blvd.
 off Central Avenue, Treasure Island.
 Parking is 50 cents an hour.
 Amenities include dressing rooms,
 snack bar, 10 volleyball courts and
 a free wheelchair.


 Treasure Island
 Beach
Access
 10400 Gulf. Blvd. Treasure Island