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DescriptionWith its quartz properties, the crystalline sand sparkles with a white luster and feels soft to the touch on Destin's share of the 24-mile Emerald Coast. The whiteness, in turn, intensifies the bluish-green hue of the Gulf of Mexico. Public beach access is available at intervals along US 98 and in Henderson Beach State Park .
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Things to SeeBig Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park