Shepard Park is a five acre, beach side park that provides picnic, shower, and restroom facilities for guests. The park was named after astronaut Alan Shepard and provides an excellent view of rocket launches.
Shepard Park's facilities include 10 large picnic pavilions, several smaller covered picnic tables, barbecue grills, and a bathhouse. More than 300 parking spaces are available for automobiles, recreational vehicles, and tour buses. The parking fees for Shepard Park are $15. Buses are not permitted.