Lap up the fun at one of these six sandy spots.
Four-legged friends run free on the quarter-mile Dog Beach, part of the award-winning Paw Playground. Nearby, two fenced-in areas are set up for large and small dogs.
Get there: From I-275, take exit 17. Bear left at light onto Pinellas Bayway/SR679 to Tierra Verde/Fort De Soto. Continue through a toll into the park. At the stop sign, turn right onto Anderson Boulevard.