Torreya State Park RV & Campground Guide

Florida

Located 13 miles north of Bristol and about 19 miles from downtown Chattahoochee, Torreya State Park is a unique riverside multi-use area in Florida's Panhandle. It was named after a rare species of Torreya tree that was discovered here in the early 1800s. Today, the park features 16 miles of challenging hiking trails that offer a glimpse into the local wildlife. Birdwatching is also popular as well over 100 species of birds have been identified in the park. When you vacation here, be sure to check the temperature as the summers can be quite hot.

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Weather
Spring 45-87 F
Summer 67-92 F
Fall 44-88 F
Winter 38-67 F
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Nearby Cities
Bristol, FL
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Torreya State Park

The area in and around Torreya State Park offers plenty of camping options for both RVs and tents. If you're the kind of camper who is ready to step it up to a luxurious RV but don't own one, consider renting from RVshare. You'll be able to choose from different sizes and styles that suit your needs.

Torreya State Park

Torreya State Park has about 26 sites that are equipped to accommodate motorhomes, travel trailers, and large rigs from 30 to 60 feet long. Within the campground, there are hot showers, a picnic area, a playground, electrical hookups, and grills. With only a small amount of camping sites, it can fill up rather quickly.

• Water hookup: Yes

• Electrical hookup: Yes

• Sewer hookup: Yes

• Wi-Fi: No

• Pet-friendly: Yes

• Other amenities: Restrooms with showers, picnic facilities, boat ramp, playground

Triple C’s Campground & RV Park

Located south of Interstate 10 in Chattahoochee, Florida, Triple C’s Campground & RV Park has pull-through sites for easy maneuvering of big rigs. Each campground site includes a picnic table and a fire ring. The facility is also near restrooms, showers, and a public phone.

• Water hookup: Yes

• Electrical hookup: Yes

• Sewer hookup: Yes

• Wi-Fi: No

• Pet-friendly: Yes

• Other amenities: Swimming pool, playground, dump station, dog walk

Chattahoochee RV Campground & Fishing Resort

Chattahoochee RV Campground & Fishing Resort has both tent and RV sites at affordable daily, weekly and monthly rates. The campground only offers 30-amp electrical service. There are fishing ponds, boat ramps, and a fishing pier on-site for all campers who are anglers.

• Water hookup: Yes

• Electrical hookup: Yes

• Sewer hookup: Yes

• Wi-Fi: No

• Pet-friendly: Yes

• Other amenities: Dump station, clubhouse, bathhouse, picnic area, laundry facility

Camel Pond Campground

Situated in Camel Lake, Camel Pond Campground is suitable for both RVs and tents. With the lake being nearby, you can fish, swim or relax on the sandy beach. There is a variety of trails for hiking and biking, and several of them can be quite challenging. 

• Water hookup: No

• Electrical hookup: Yes

• Sewer hookup: No

• Wi-Fi: No

• Pet-friendly: Yes

• Other amenities: Boat ramp, picnic tables, restrooms

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What to Do at
Torreya State Park

Inside Torreya State Park

As a multi-use area, Torreya State Park is popular for everything from birdwatching to picnicking and relaxing on the water. The park's high plateaus, steep bluffs, and deep ravines are ideal for more extensive hikes. The park overlooks the Apalachicola River, where you can go swimming, kayaking, boating, and more. You can also tour the Gregory House, which is a former plantation located on park grounds.

Outside Torreya State Park

There is a large selection of shops, restaurants, and attractions in the nearby cities of Bristol and Chattahoochee. With this much action outside of the state park, you'll never grow bored while you're on vacation. No matter which way you turn, there is always something to do and see.

Restaurants

Apalachee Restaurant

They serve from seafood to a steak dinner and other American foods. At Apalachee Restaurant, you can either order off the menu or enjoy their all-you-can-eat buffet. They have a kids menu for small appetites.

Type: American, Seafood

Location: 10536 NW State Road 20, Bristol, FL 32321

Subway

This chain is the ideal place to pick up a cold cut sub or wrap. It also serves salads, foot-long meatball subs, and more.

Type: Sandwiches

Location: 10994 Northwest St., Route 20, Bristol, FL 32321

Fiddler's Steam House & Oyster Bar

Seafood fried or steamed to bring the mouthwatering flavor of the sea to your taste buds is the specialty of Fiddler's Steam House & Oyster Bar. It also serves a delicious steak just the way you like it and cold beer to rinse it down. Non-alcoholic beverages are also available.

Type: Seafood

Location: 17415 Main Street N., Blountstown, FL 32424

El Jalisco Blountstown

Mexican-style food has been served here for 10 years. It only makes true authentic Mexican dishes with the finest of ingredients.

Type: Mexican

Location: 16919 Pear Street NE, Blountstown, FL 32424

Rutabaga Café

This café serves Southern cuisine, seafood, burgers, and more. Be sure to save room for the daily specialty desserts.

Type: American, Mexican, Asian

Location: 23 Jackson Street, Chattahoochee, FL 32324

Shopping

Caz's Bait & Tackle

Caz's Bait & Tackle is an excellent place for anglers to pick up fishing hooks, lures, bobbers, and more. It also sells live bait at an affordable price.

Location: 20279 NW County Road 333, Bristol, FL 32321

Dollar General

This is the perfect place to pick up a few odds and ends. It sells food, household accessories, clothing, and so much more. You can even purchase your grilling supplies here.

Location: 11221 NW State Road 20, Bristol, FL 32321

Coral Creek Boutique

If you are looking for the perfect location where you can get the ideal outfit, Coral Creek Boutique features a variety of clothing styles and sizes, including plus sizes. It also sells accessories to spice up your look.

Location: 17451 Main Street North, Blountstown, FL 32424

Piggy Wiggly

The Piggy Wiggly is the closest grocery store to the state park. This place has everything to refill your RV kitchen and camping essentials.

Location: 11325 NW State Road 20, Bristol, FL 32321

Tractor Supply Co.

Tractor Supply has it all from outdoor grills and canopies to fishing, camping, hiking, and hunting supplies. It also sells kayaks, canoes, fishing boats, paddleboards, and much more.

Location: 19962 Central Avenue West, Blountstown, FL 32424

Sightseeing

Veterans Memorial Railroad

The Veterans Memorial Railroad was founded in 2001 and resides in Veterans Memorial Park. The trains run daily. If you plan to ride, contact the Railroad for an up-to-date train schedule. In the parking area, you can enjoy the one-mile walking trail and picnic area or watch your kids play on the playground.

Location: 10561 NW Theo Jacobs Way, Bristol, FL 32321

Panhandle Pioneer Settlement

Here, you will learn about the history of life in Calhoun County and the Florida Panhandle from the early 1800s. The Panhandle Pioneer Settlement began in 1989 to help future generations understand the history of pioneer life. There are about 18 buildings of historical significance filled with collections and exhibits. Each year, a new part of history is added.

Location: 17869 NW Pioneer Settlement Rd., Sam Atkins Park, Blountstown, FL 322424

Angus Gholson Nature Park

The trail here follows bluffs and ravines that overlook the Apalachicola River that is filled with trees like the Florida Torreya and Florida Yew. As you travel the path, you'll see many rare plants and trees that are not often seen in Florida.

Location: 400 Park Street, Chattahoochee, FL 32324

Cypress Cove Nature Park

Wildlife roams the area, such as a variety of bird species, squirrels, and beavers. The dam creates a beautiful waterfall that flows into Cypress Lake. It offers a picnic pavilion, walking path, and restroom facility. The park is within the city limits at the intersection of Jink's Crossing Road and North Main Street.

Location: Chattahoochee, FL 32324

M&B Railroad Depot Museum

Since 2007, this nonprofit organization has showcased the railroad's community history and continues to do so. There is a model train track displayed in the middle of the large showroom with other historical collectibles spread throughout the museum.

Location: 16977 NE Pear Street, Blountstown, FL 32424

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How to Get to
Torreya State Park

From downtown Bristol, head north on FL-12 East towards Main Street for about four miles. Turn left onto Highway 270, and travel for a mile until you reach Martin Luther King Drive, Country Road 11641. Continue for 6.5 miles, and then follow the signs to your destination.

Entering Torreya State Park

Torreya State Park is open daily from 8 a.m. until Sunset.

Per vehicle (1-4 adults) : $3

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