• 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 »

Plane

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?

Live oak trees are strong and durable.

In 1828, John Q. Adams designated the Naval Live Oaks Area of Gulf Islands National Seashore as the first United States tree farm. Live oak trees are known for their incredible density and resistance to disease. They provided durable wood for the construction of early naval vessels.