Eating & Sleeping

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 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.)

Ship Island
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.

Local Amenities

For local food and lodging resources visit Pensacola, Florida or Mississippi Gulf Coast.

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Fort Pickens Campground

Make reservations at the park's developed campground in Florida.

Davis Bayou Campground in white text on teal background.

Davis Bayou Campground

Make reservations at the park's developed campground in Mississippi.


Last updated: May 7, 2021

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Mailing Address:

1801 Gulf Breeze Parkway
Gulf Breeze , FL 32563


850 934-2600

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