For general questions about the park's campgrounds call 850-934-2622. You cannot make reservations by calling the park.
If you have an emergency while visiting the national seashore please call 911.
Gulf Islands National Seashore maintains two developed campgrounds, one in Mississippi and one in Florida. Each campground offers water, grill/fire rings, restrooms, and picnic tables.
To ensure you choose the perfect site for your camping adventure, we highly recommend all reserve a campsite well in advance by visiting www.recreation.gov or calling 1-877-444-6777.
(Food is offered between March and October, and is subject to closure pending weather conditions. Both areas are closed due to damages caused by 2020 hurricanes.)
On the south side of Ship Island a snack bar offers prepared food and a variety of beverages.
Fort Pickens Area
The Mine Storeroom located at the Ferry Plaza and Pier offers prepared foods, grab-n-go snacks, and a variety of beverages.
For local food and lodging resources visit Pensacola, Florida or Mississippi Gulf Coast.