Crab Island in Destin, Florida: The Complete Visitor’s Guide

Crab Island Crab Island is one of the most talked about attractions in Destin, Florida. If you’ve ever visited the Destin area, chances are you’ve heard some mention of the popular sandbar. Indeed, Crab Island is one of the Destin area’s top summertime destinations. It has been photographed and aired on national networks and [...]

By |2021-09-29T07:19:48-06:00February 24th, 2019|185 Comments

Crab Island 2021: What You Need To Know

Crab Island 2021: New Changes If you're planning on visiting Crab Island in 2021, you've probably heard all kinds of mixed information about what is and isn't allowed at Crab Island in 2021. Crab Island has undergone many new rule changes in the last several years. It can be challenging each season to know how [...]

By |2021-06-07T08:45:17-06:00January 2nd, 2021|34 Comments

Crab Island, Boating, & COVID-19

Boats anchored at Crab Island during COVID-19 **Update: All Florida Coronavirus Restrictions Have Now Been Lifted by Governor Desantis. ** Fishing & Boating Still Allowed During COVID-19 Pandemic The recent closure of Destin Florida beaches, parks, and restaurants during the COVID-19 pandemic has left locals and those who are sheltering here in their [...]

By |2020-09-29T08:06:43-06:00April 12th, 2020|45 Comments

15 Family-Friendly Spring Break Activities in Destin, Florida

One of my favorite things about Destin is that it has always been a family-friendly destination. Destin has gone to great lengths to discourage the type of party-oriented high school and college Spring Breakers who are known to frequent other beach towns, and it's apparent when the throngs of families show up each Spring Break to [...]

By |2021-05-31T09:19:09-06:00October 2nd, 2019|1 Comment