A celebration of coastal dune lakes at Grayton Beach State Park Sept. 17

August 30, 2016

Photo of Western Lake courtesy Elam Stoltzfus.
Photo of Western Lake courtesy Elam Stoltzfus.

Walton County’s Coastal Dune Lake Advisory Board (CDLAB) will be hosting a celebration of our area’s coastal dune lakes on Saturday, September 17th, 2016. The event will be held from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Grayton Beach State Park at the boat launch parking lot in conjunction with the International Coastal Clean Up Day.

Come join CDLAB in a day of education and activities along beautiful Western Lake. Activities will include exhibits, family educational materials, complimentary paddles with guided tours, Hydrobike cruises with Emerald Coast Hydrobikes, experience the Klear Kanoos and more. Scenic Sotheby’s International Realty and SETCO Services will be providing hamburgers and hot dogs. Donations to the Friends Grayton Beach State Park are appreciated.

The event is free to first 300 attendees. Grayton Beach State Park is located in Walton County, South of U.S. 98 off of Scenic Road 30A. Take county road 283 south from U.S. 98, turn left at the stop sign on 30A (approximately 1/4 mile east of the intersection of C.R. 30A and C.R. 283 the main entrance is on the right). ::MAP::

For more information, look for updates at Localon30A.com

About Coastal Dune Lakes Advisory Board:
The Coastal Dune Lakes Advisory Board is comprised of residents and partners with Walton County, to ensure the protection, health and environmental integrity of the county’s globally rare and imperiled Coastal Dune Lakes and to provide sound recommendations to the Walton County Board of Commissioners. The Coastal Dune Lakes Advisory Board monitors the watersheds and the Coastal Dune Lake Protection Zones of 15 Coastal Dune Lakes for activities that affect the environmental conservation of the lakes.