The Office of Public Affairs for St Johns County reported to Historic City News yesterday that readers will be able to enjoy the Mickler’s Landing Beachfront Park during the coming Thanksgiving holiday.
The beachfront park and adjoining parking lot will be open from 6:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 20, 2021, through 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 28, 2021, for pedestrian beach access. Vehicles are not allowed to drive on this beach.
After November 28th, the County will resume the temporary closure of Mickler’s Landing on Monday through Friday to allow crews to resume work on the ongoing dune enhancement project. For more information about the FEMA Dune Enhancement Project, please visit https://url.historiccity.com/u3o
Mickler’s Landing Beachfront Park will remain accessible to the public on Saturdays and Sundays during dune enhancement. The beach is located on the southern end of Ponte Vedra Beach and just north of the Guana Tolomato Matanzas Reserve.
Horseback riding is allowed during designated times, but only with a special permit. There is room to park trucks and horse trailers in the parking lot.
Facilities normally available at Mickler’s Landing Beachfront Park:
- Off-beach parking
- Handicapped-accessible dune walkover from the parking area
- Pavilion with picnic tables
- Lifeguards staffed seasonally
- Leashed dogs are allowed