Gulf Islands National Seashore is divided into the Florida District,located in the northwest panhandle and the Mississippi District, located in coastal Mississippi. Both districts are located south of Interstate 10.
To access the Fort Pickens Area Visitor Center, campground, and bookstore on Pensacola Beach. From Interstate 10, take Exit 12 for I-110 South, exit 1B Gregory Street East, merge onto 30 E Chase Street, turn left onto Bayfront Parkway /Hwy 98 East, merge onto Hwy 399 to beaches, cross toll bridge ($1.00), turn right onto Fort Pickens Road. Fort Pickens Area Map
To access the seashore headquarters and administrative offices in Gulf Breeze, Florida use Exit 12 for I-110 to U. S. 98 or use Exit 22 across the Garcon Point Bridge to U. S. 98.Naval Live Oaks Map
The Perdido Key Area, located on Johnson Beach Road off Florida Route 292. When heading south on 292 --just after going over the bridge, turn left onto Johnson Beach Road, where road curves to the right. When heading north on Florida Route 292, take a right turn onto Johnson Beach Road, as the road curves to the left, before you reach the bridge. Perdido Key Map
To access Opal Beach and the Santa Rosa Area. From Interstate 10, take Exit 12 for I-110 South, exit 1B Gregory Street East, merge onto 30 E Chase Street, turn left onto Bayfront Parkway /Hwy 98 East, merge onto Hwy 399 to beaches, cross toll bridge ($1.00), continue as the road curves to the left through Pensacola Beach Area. Opal Beach, Santa Rosa
To access the Davis Bayou Visitor Center and Administrative offices in Ocean Springs, MS - take Exit 50 or Exit 57 south to U. S. Highway 90.