• Beach walkway to white sandy beach and bluegreen waters

    Gulf Islands

    National Seashore FL,MS

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    Small portion of Horn Island, Mississippi, closed to entry due to discovery of asbestos and possible other bio hazards. Click on more for map and press release. More »

Photos & Multimedia

Photo Galleries
Check out our beautiful images of the park!

Multimedia Presentations
Podcasts and videos of various beach topics -- from lifeguards to sea turtles!

WebCams
Two webcams provide a current view of the seashore and Davis Bayou. Images are updated every 15 minutes.

Did You Know?

WWII dog trainers at Cat Island, Mississippi located at Gulf Islands National Seashore.

Because of the tropical-like conditions, the U. S. Army established the Cat Island War Dog Training Camp in south Mississippi during World War II. A variety of dog breeds were trained to guard, deliver messages, and attack the enemy. Cat Island is part of Gulf Islands National Seashore.