Please note: this page is for Best Beaches 2004! Please click for Dr. Beach's Best Beaches 2006.
"America's Best Beaches List",
pick #2, below:
Top Beaches 2004 - # 2
Fort De Soto Park, Florida
Campers can book online for a 238-site family camping area with amenities. History buffs will like Fort de Soto's vintage cannons and historical museum.
The St. Pete / Clearwater area has a bunch of fun activities: shelling, Turtle Walks on the beach, pirate ship cruises -- read more at TWKids.
--See also: Beach Resorts A to Z
*photo courtesy of Florida International University