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Destin, Florida, USA

Recreation in Destin, Florida

State Parks

  • Henderson Beach State Park 850-837-7550
    17000 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin, FL 32541
    Pristine white sugar sand beaches, more than 6,000 feet of natural scenic shoreline, six pavilions, a nature trail, playground, and 60 campsites are just some of what is... more info  map

Lakes & Marinas

  • Bluewater High and Dry Marina 850-897-0334
    290 Yacht Club Drive, Destin, FL 32578
    North, across Choctawatchee Bay in Niceville
    Located on beautiful Choctawatchee Bay across the Mid-Bay bridge from Destin. The intercoastal waterway is nearby. The Bluewater High and Dry Marina has dry slips... more info  map

  • Harborwalk Marina 850-337-8250
    66 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Located at the foot of the Destin bridge, Harborwalk Marina is a full-service marina that features transient slip rentals and yacht facilities. more info


  • Boogies Watersports 850-654-4497
    16 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Located at the foot of the bridge at Harborwalk Village, Boogies Watersports offers waverunners, pontoon boats, dolphin excursions on waverunners, parasailing, and... more info  map

  • Destin Charter Yachts 850-797-3702
    127 Harbor Boulevard, Suite 6-A, Destin, FL 32541
    Half day, full day, extended day, evening, and sunset/fireworks yacht charters. more info

  • Destin Vacation Boat Rentals 850-650-2628
    612 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Destin Vacation Boat Rentals offers fishing boat, sailboat, pontoon boat, jet ski, and power boat rentals for your vacation. more info  map

  • Fly High Parasail
    390 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    at the Marina Cafe in the Destin Harbor
    Ages 6 and up with double and triple flights, 800 feet high. more info  map

  • Gilligan's Watersports 850-650-9000
    530 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Gilligan's Watersports offers the finest in watersport activities, including parasailing, waverunner rentals, pontoon boat rentals and dolphin tours on waverunners. more info  map

  • Xtreme H2o Watersports 850-978-3060
    7 Calhoun Avenue, Destin, FL 32541
    Parasailing, dolphin tours on waverunners, fishing charters, jet ski rentals, and pontoon boat rentals are available through Xtreme H2o Watersports. more info


  • Hurricane Lanes 850-654-5251
    34876 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin, FL 32541
    Hurricane Lanes features 26 lanes, Tucker Duke's Lunchbox, Rupert's Sports Bar, 12 pool tables, and an arcade. more info


  • Olin Marler Charter Boats   850-654-7113
    102 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Located downtown near AJ's on the docks, Marler Charter Cruises offers the best in deep sea fishing and dolphin sightseeing cruises. more info  map

  • Backcountry Outfitters 850-654-5566
    A locally owned charter fishing company that specializes in private light tackle bay and calm water gulf fishing charters in state fishing waters no more than nine miles... more info

  • Caught Up Fishing Charters 850-699-3523
    775 Gulf Shore Drive #8140, Destin, FL 32541
    For three-generations, they have provided one of the finest fishing charter services in Destin.  more info  map

  • Charter Boat Bounty Hunter 850-650-1534
    66 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Come fishing with Charter Boat Bounty Hunter for red snapper, king mackerel, dolphin and more. They fish year round offering 4-12 hour trips. Captain Mark Walker will... more info  map

  • Destin Deep Sea Adventures 850-217-3474
    Behind Fisherman's Wharf Restaurant on Highway 98
    Come to Destin, Florida the "World's Luckiest Fishing Village" and go deep sea fishing aboard the charter boats Mary Lou, a 46' hatteras or the new fast 27' Aussiecat,... more info  map

  • Destin Fishing Charters Service 850-685-1396
    3871 Indian Trail #3F, Destin, FL 32541
    Come experience a deep sea fishing trip of a lifetime in beautiful Destin, Florida. Known as the “World’s Luckiest Fishing Village” Destin is located on the... more info  map

  • Destin Inshore Fishing Company 850-424-5555
    Located in HarborWalk Village
    Destin Inshore Fishing Company offers three types of inshore fishing: inland bay fishing, coastal trolling, and inshore gulf bottom fishing (deep sea fishing). more info

  • Destin Princess & Destiny 850-837-5088
    210 Highway 98 East, Destin, FL 32541
    Offers year-round, private and open-boat fishing trips. more info

  • Finest Kind Charter 850-837-6629
    66 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    The Harborwalk Marina
    Climb aboard this 53-foot G&S fiberglass sportfishing yacht for saltwater fishing excursions. more info

  • Fish Tales 850-837-0044
    66 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    HarborWalk Village
    Offshore fishing charters in the Gulf of Mexico. more info

  • GULF SPIRIT Charter Boat 850-699-6695
    Climb aboard the GULF SPIRIT to fish for red snapper, king and Spanish mackerel, redfish, speckled trout, cobia, amberjack, grouper, and more. more info

  • HarborWalk Charters 850-837-2343
    10 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    In HarborWalk Village on the Destin Harbor
    Ranging from 36- to 65-feet, HarborWalk Charters' fleet of boats can accommodate single, group and private charters for all types of fishing, from four- to 12-hour... more info  map

  • Inshore Angler     850-862-9722
    Looking for a good fishing trip in Destin without going offshore? Inshore Angler will put you on the fish with knowledgeable guides who are friendly and out to make sure... more info  map

  • Just B Cause Charter Fishing 850-830-3619
    100 Highway 98 East #B, Destin, FL 32541
    Destin charter fishing is a great way to spend a few hours – or the whole day – in sunny Destin, Florida. They have a great boat, comfortable accommodations, and the... more info  map

  • Lil' Lucky of Destin Sportfishing Charters 850-267-7777
    9300 Emerald Coast Parkway West, Miramar Beach - Sandestin, FL 32550
    Located inside Sandestin's Baytowne Marina
    Experience all types of Gulf and bay fishing with customized adventures to suit your tastes with an experienced, professional USCG licensed captain via Lil' Lucky of... more info

  • Miss Sandy Charters 850-303-2226
    10 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    A family owned & operated charter fishing company in the Destin Harbor at HarborWalk Marina. more info

  • Olin Marler Charter Cruises 850-837-7095
    102 Highway 98 East, Destin, FL 32541
    Located at the Destin Harbor Next to AJ's
    Dolphin sightseeing cruises and fishing charters. The first established cruise service in Destin, FL.  more info  map

  • Pelican Adventures 850-650-3825
    314 Highway 98 East Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    A well-established, family owned & operated Destin charter fishing business, Pelican Adventures offers deep sea fishing, sport fishing, off shore fishing, bay and light... more info

  • Perfect Shot 850-218-0232 or 850-699-2991
    Perfect Shot is a 52’ custom fiberglass sportfisher that can carry up to 13 passengers for one- to three-day trips. more info

  • Phoenix - Charter Fishing 850-837-9734
    Four-hour to 36-hour deep sea fishing charters are available. more info

  • Relentless Charter Fishing 850-837-6541
    Heron Harbor Marina
    The Relentless is a 65' x 20' custom-built sportsfisherman that is well-equipped for 24-hour trips, two-day/overnight trips, and tournament fishing. more info

  • SouthBound Fishing Charters 850-374-2947
    Destin Harbor
    SouthBound Fishing Charters services the Destin area with day and overnight sport fishing trips. more info

  • Sweet Jody Fishing 850-650-2500
    210 Highway 98 East, Destin, FL 32541
    The Sweet Jody is a 57-foot U.S.C.G. approved fiberglass fishing vessel that operates out of Destin Harbor, four blocks east of the Destin Bridge. more info

  • SWOOP Deep Sea Fishing Boats 850-337-8250
    66 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Located in HarborWalk Village on the Destin Harbor
    From November through March, climb aboard two of the finest fishing vessels on the Emerald Coast, the SWOOP I and II; to catch record breaking snapper, cobia, amberjack,... more info


  • Burnt Pine Golf Club 850-267-6500 (Golf Shop)
    3300 Burnt Pine Lane, Miramar Beach - Sandestin, FL 32550
    Rolling fairways and strategically placed bunkers are highlights of what Golf Magazine calls the “Crown Jewel of Florida Golf.” Situated along the Choctawhatchee... more info

  • Emerald Bay Golf 888-465-3229
    4781 Clubhouse Drive, Destin, FL 32541
    Play a round of golf at Emerald Bay Golf. more info

  • Emerald Bay Golf Club 850-837-5197
    4781 Clubhouse Drive, Destin, FL 32541
    Situated along the shores of the Choctawahatchee Bay, this Bob Cupp-designed championship 18-hole golf course includes multiple water features. more info  map

  • Fort Walton Beach Golf Club 850-833-9664
    1955 Lewis Turner Boulevard, Destin, FL 32547
    Enjoy golf, fun, relaxation and more at Fort Walton Beach Golf Club. more info

  • Golf Garden, The 850-837-7422
    112958 US Highway 98 West, Destin, FL 32550
    Located in East Destin
    One of the most beautiful and popular golf courses in the area, this family golf center features a lighted nine hole, par 29 executive golf course, as well as a ten acre... more info  map

  • Indian Bayou Golf Club 850-837-6191
    1 Country Club Drive East, Destin, FL 32541
    A semiprivate golf club that features three nines that are played in three different 18 hole combinations. A driving range, putting greens, and full service restaurant... more info  map

  • Kelly Plantation Golf Club     850-650-7600
    307 Kelly Plantation Drive, Destin, FL 32541
    Set along the Choctawhatchee Bay, this semi-private golf club features 18 captivating holes built on the former site of a turpentine plantation owned by Mattie and... more info  map

  • Regatta Bay Golf & Yacht Club 850-337-8080
    465 Regatta Bay Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    16 Miles South of the NW Florida Regional Airport
    Located just east of the Mid-Bay Bridge and Destin Commons, "the premier golf course of Destin" is situated among nature preserves along the Choctawhatchee Bay. ... more info  map

  • Shalimar Pointe Country Club 850-651-4300
    302 Country Club Road, Shalimar, FL 32579
    A beautiful 18 hole, semiprivate golf course is located at this country club that is nestled along the picturesque Choctawhatchee Bay and also features a putting green,... more info  map

Rafting & Canoeing

  • Blue Crab Watersports 850-218-5504
    404 Hwy 98 , Destin, FL 32541
    behind the Marina Cafe
    Waverunners, pontoon boat rentals, and stand up paddleboards. Rent a jet ski/waverunner or pontoon boat and head out to Crab Island for some summertime fun. Located on... more info  map


  • Emerald Coast Sailing 850-699-7454
    116 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Relax and have some fun sailing under the sun and more with Emerald Coast Sailing. more info

  • Just Sailing 850-687-1990
    214 Harbor Boulevard, Slip #29, Destin, FL 32541
    East Past Marina
    The locally owned & operated Just Sailing provides private sailing charters and lessons. more info

  • Sail Away 850-376-4757
    404 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Take a load off from everyday life and sail away with Sail Away. more info

  • Sailing South Watersports 850-837-7245
    600 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Has provided sailing charters, nautical education, and other watersport activities to Destin, Florida's Emerald Coast for more than 30 years. Pontoon boat, jet ski,... more info

Scuba Diving & Snorkeling

  • Destin Snorkel 850-269-2329
    66 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Two stop snorkeling tours, SNUBA adventures, shelling-dolphin tours, sunset-dolphin tours, fireworks cruises, charter fishing, and private tours are offered by the... more info

  • Emerald Coast Scuba 850-837-0955
    503 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Enjoy great diving that is clean and fast with this dive company where you can earn a PADI certification in four days. Dive with five of your friends or family and,... more info  map

  • Flipper's Adventures 850-837-0113
    500 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Destin Harbor
    Offers snorkeling, dolphin tours, firework cruises, and sunset cruises. more info

  • ScubaTech 850-837-2822
    301 Harbor Boulevard (Highway 98 East), Destin, FL 32540
    Located about a ½-mile east of the Destin Bridge, ScubaTech offers scuba diving opportunities, normally from March through late November. Classes and snorkeling are... more info

Miscellaneous Activities

  • Discount Watersports 850-654-0099
    316 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Pontoon boat and waverunner rentals, dolphin tours, parasailing, and glass bottom boat tours. more info

  • Dockside Watersports & Parasailing 850-428-3313
    390 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Located about a ½-mile east of the Destin Bridge, Dockside Watersports offers parasailing, pontoon boat, fishing boat and jet ski rentals, and wildlife and dolphin... more info  map

  • Just Chute Me! Parasail 850-650-4630
    500 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541
    Destin Harbor
    Open daily, weather permitting, from 8:00 a.m. until sunset, mid-February through October. more info  map

  • Perdido Key Parasail 850-650-7433
    1740 Scenic Highway 98 East, Destin, FL 32541
    Located behind the Back Porch Restaurant
    Offers parasailing in Gulf Shores, Alabama, Destin, Florida, and Roatan Island, Honduras. Water banana boat rides, jet-ski and wave runner rentals, and sailboat rides... more info

  • Sunshine Watersports 850-837-2299
    500 Harbor Boulevard (Highway 98), Destin, FL 32541
    Waverunner dolphin tours, sailboat lessons, and pontoon boat, paddleboard, kayak, sailboat and jet ski rentals. more info


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