Northeast Coast Sights

Jetty Park

  • 400 Jetty Rd. Map It
  • Cape Canaveral
  • Beach–Sight

Published 09/18/2015

Fodor's Review

A wonderful taste of the real Florida, this 4½-acre beach and oceanfront campground has picnic pavilions, bike paths, and a 1,200-foot-long fishing pier that doubles as a perfect vantage point from which to watch a liftoff from Cape Canaveral or to glimpse the gigantic cruise ships as they depart the port for the Bahamas. Lifeguards are on duty year-round, and all manner of equipment from beach chairs and umbrellas to boogie boards to beach wheelchairs is available for rent. A jetty constructed of giant boulders adds to the landscape, and a walkway that crosses it provides access to a less populated stretch of beach. Real and rustic, this is Florida without the theme-park varnish. Amenities: food and drink; lifeguards; parking (fee); showers; toilets; water sports. Best for: sunrise; surfing; swimming; walking.

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400 Jetty Rd., Cape Canaveral, Florida, 32920, United States

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  • $5–$10 cars, $7–$15 RVs

Published 09/18/2015


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