Shell Island, PCB
A favorite spot for locals and visitors, Shell Island is a natural, undeveloped island located between the Gulf of Mexico and St. Andrews Bay in Bay County, Panama City Beach Florida. It's home to one of the world's highest concentrations of bottle-nosed dolphins, and the island's pristine beauty and abundant wildlife make an enjoyable and exciting way to spend the day.
Shell Island is an approximately 7-mile long undeveloped barrier island running east to west between the Gulf of Mexico and the St. Andrew Bay. Here you'll find Florida at its most natural, where graceful sand dunes, coastal scrub forest, pine hammocks, and an inland lake provide the perfect home for deer, nesting shorebirds, and all manner of coastal creatures, including ghost crabs and endangered species such as Choctawhatchee Beach Mice, piping plovers, snowy plovers, and loggerhead and green sea turtles.
Shell Island remains in it's natural stae, there are no concession stands where you can buy food or drinks, no restroom facilities, and no picnic tables, trash receptacles or shaded pavilions. If you go, go prepared, and please take out everything you brought in.
- Parks & Attractions:Public Park
- WaterSports: Snorkeling
Contact Info:St. Andrews State Park
Phone: (850) 233-5140
Website: Visit Website