Tarkiln Bayou State Park - Tarkiln Bayou Trail

 * This map was last updated August 26, 2012

Trailhead Location
Dec Lat: 30.372594                    Lat: 30°22'21.34"N
Dec Lon: -87.403148                    Lon: 87°24'11.33"W

Trail Information
Type: Sidewalk - Boardwalk
Users: Hikers
Distance: 0.7 miles (one way)
Fees: $3.00 per vehicle / $2.00 walk-in or bike
Restrooms: Yes
Park Hours: 8 a.m. to 1/2 hour before sunset

The Tarkiln Bayou State Park offers three different trails.  The Tarkiln Bayou Trail is the shortest of the three trails.  This trail meanders through the forest with a combination of sidewalks and boardwalks and ends with a nice view of Tarkiln Bayou.  At the trailhead you will find a restroom, a couple of picnic tables, and a pay box(honor system).  Leashed dogs are allowed on the trail, but not on the beach.

Directions To Trailhead
The road to the trailhead (Bauer Rd) is located between Lillian Highway (US 98) and Sorrento Rd., west of Blue Angel Parkway.

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Entrance Sign

Parking Lot

Welcome Sign

View From Parking Lot


Picnic Tables


Doggie Bags

Trail Start

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