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Klondike Beach - Canaveral National Seashore

Klondike Beach, Canaveral National Seashore

Klondike Beach is a true wilderness beach that stretches for more than 20 miles between Apollo Beach and Playalinda Beach. Access is on foot from either Playalinda or Apollo Beach. A $2 backcountry permit is required to explore Klondike Beach. Camping is only allowed during the period November through April. A permit is required for camping.

Klondike beach can be accessed from the northern reaches of Playalinda Beach or from the southern end of Apollo Beach (New Smyrna).

Go to the Canaveral National Seashore official web site and type “camping” in the search box to get to a document on backcountry camping. At the time of this writing, here is the link: http://www.nps.gov/cana/index.htm