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Dates: 1/3/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: West Pensacola, FL
Event Name: Big Lagoon State Park
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 109073 2018/Y1502
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10K - 1B
Description: Tel # for the park is 850-492-1595
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: 8am-5pm
Location: Big Lagoon State Park
Start Point / Driving Directions: 12301 Gulf Beach Highway. I-10, Exit 7, SR 297 (Pine Forest) S 2.5 miles. Right on Blue Angel Pkwy (SR 173), (Longleaf on left). Follow Pkwy left about 10 miles. Right on SR 292 (Sorrento) 3 miles, left on SR 293 (Baur) 1.5 miles to Park. Pay entrance fee, park, register in Entrance Station before driving to start point.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: This is a level 10K (6.2 mi) event . It is 20% shaded in the park on sandy trails, dirt trals, and paved roads. This coastal park sits on the northern shoreline of its namesake, Big Lagoon, which separates the mainland from Perdido Key and the Gulf of Mexico. Its a Habitat for birds especially during spring and fall migrations. The great blue heron is frequently seen near Big Lagoon and the park's lake marshes. Camping is available. The Blue Angels might be seen practicing while you are here.
Host Club: Perdido Key Volksmarch Club
Contact: Rod Powell (850) 637-1876
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