• Beach walkway to white sandy beach and bluegreen waters

    Gulf Islands

    National Seashore FL,MS

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  • Partial Closure on Horn Island

    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 »

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Airport service is available through regional and international airports. Please check the following websites for more information.

Pensacola Regional Airport, Pensacola, FL

Okaloosa Regional Airport, Fort Walton Beach, FL

Mobile Regional Airport, Mobile, AL

Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport, Gulfport-Biloxi, MS

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, New Orleans, LA

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.