Created By: UF IFAS Nature Coast Biological Station
18 5th Avenue East
Calling all seafood lovers! The Big Bend Shellfish Trail is a gastronomical exploration of dock-to-table destinations along the Big Bend coast. By following the longest shellfish trail in the U.S. and first in Florida, you can eat your fill of clams, crabs, scallops, shrimp, and oysters and also learn about their fisheries. Here in Horseshoe Beach, you will visit educational kiosks and other points of interest that shine a light on the hidden world of local shellfish. How are they caught? What are the boats and gear used? Where can I get some of this delicious bounty? Follow the trail to find out...
This is the first stop on the walking tour. Continue your journey to learn more about Shrimp, Bay Scallops, and Boats.
This point of interest is part of the tour: Big Bend Shellfish Trail – Horseshoe Beach (Walking/Driving)