Posted on 2/1/2024

Cape San Blas Beach Activities Guide

Nestled in Northwest Florida’s Forgotten Coast, Cape San Blas offers the perfect beach getaway for families. Stay with Cape & Coast Premier Properties and access pristine white sand beaches just steps from your Cape San Blas beach rental. We offer $250 worth of adventure gear to complement your vacation, including paddle boards, kayaks, beach chairs, and more. Walk to the beach from your vacation home and spend your days swimming, suntanning, shelling, fishing, paddling, and picnicking!

Cape San Blas Beaches

The Cape encompasses 17 miles of gorgeous beaches. Please read the Gulf County beach safety information before heading out:


  • T.H. Stone Memorial St. Joseph Peninsula State Park offers the largest beach along the Cape, known for its white sandy shores and abundant wildlife. This beach is best for swimming, fishing, shelling, and snorkeling. Please keep in mind that there is an entrance fee to access this beach!

  • Cape Palms Park offers a free beach with plenty of amenities for your family, including picnic tables, pavilions, showers, and grills. You can even take a drive along this beach and Salinas Park Gulfside!

  • Salinas Park Gulfside offers another free beach for amenities like playgrounds, picnic tables, and grills.

5 Cape San Blas Beach Activities

Your reservation includes $250 worth of adventure gear with VayK Gear. Book everything you need for the beach with us, including bikes, paddle boards, kayaks, beach chairs, umbrellas, and beach carts. Once you have your beach gear, we invite you to discover the top Cape San Blas beach activities:

  1. Purchase a Florida fishing license and enjoy an afternoon of shoreline fishing for species like black drums, redfish, flounder, spotted sea trout, and sheepshead.

  2. Head to Salinas Park and enjoy a scenic horseback ride on the beach with Broke-a-Toe!

  3. Kayak or paddle board into the Gulf of Mexico with our VayK gear rentals.

  4. Go shelling and look for treasures along the beach!

  5. Visit the beaches of St. Joseph Peninsula State Park from May to October to encounter newly hatched sea turtles and observe local wildlife.

Book Your Cape San Blas Beach Rental Today

Book your Florida beach vacation with Cape & Coast Premier Properties and choose from over 40 beachfront rentals in Cape San Blas. Our properties range from three to nine bedrooms to accommodate groups of all sizes visiting the Gulf Coast. No matter which rental you choose, you will be steps away from the white sand beaches of Cape San Blas. Book your vacation rental online today or call us at 877-238-4745 for more information!

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