Type of Attraction: State Park
Hours: Daily, Dawn to Dusk
Admission: $5 per vehicle
Address: 9700 South A1A, Melbourne Beach, Florida
Phone Number: 321-984-4852
The premier saltwater fishing spot on Florida’s east coast, this park is a favorite for anglers nationwide for catching snook, redfish, bluefish and Spanish mackerel from its jetties. Surfing is also a popular recreation and several major competitions are held here every year. Two museums provide a history of the area. The McLarty Treasure Museum features the history of the 1715 Spanish treasure fleet; the Sebastian Fishing Museum tells the history of the area’s fishing industry. Three miles of beautiful beaches provide opportunities for swimming, scuba diving, snorkeling, shelling, and sunbathing. Canoeing and kayaking in the Indian River Lagoon are also favorite pastimes. Visitors can relax with a stroll down the mile-long Hammock Trail. Waterfront pavilions and picnic areas are great for family outings. A campground for RVs and tent campers is available along with a boat ramp. Located on State Road A1A, 15 miles south of Melbourne Beach.
RICH’S TRIVIA: Sebastian Inlet State Park is home to two museums: McLarty Treasure Museum and Sebastian Fishing Museum. The City of Sebastian features a sign welcoming you to the “Home of Pelican Island, friendly people and 6 old grouches”.
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