Fort Island Gulf Beach | Discover Crystal River

Fort Island Gulf Beach

Fort Island Gulf Beach includes a sandy beach, fishing and sightseeing pier, a boardwalk connecting the beach and the pier, and a boat ramp. The site includes bathrooms, outdoor showers, covered picnic tables and a grassy area on the south side of the beach. The Citrus County Boat Ramp here is Free. This launch site provides the boater with access to Gulf of Mexico and Crystal River.

swimming with the manatees

One of the Only Places in the World Where Vacationers can Swim Alongside the Threatened Florida Manatee

  • 16000 W Fort Island Trail
  • Crystal River, Florida 34429
  • (352) 527-7540
Mapped location of Fort Island Gulf Beach