Alerts & Conditions

Consistent with CDC recommendations, people who are not fully vaccinated must continue to wear masks indoors and in crowded outdoor spaces. All people, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear a mask on all forms of enclosed public transportation and in healthcare settings on DOI lands. Additional mask requirements for fully vaccinated visitors vary by park based on local conditions. Before visiting, please check the park website to determine its operating status. Please recreate responsibly.

Consistent with CDC guidance regarding areas of substantial or high transmission, visitors to Canaveral National Seashore, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear a mask inside all park buildings. Additional public health measures are in place across the service, from capacity limits to one-way trails, or even temporary closures in response to local conditions.

 
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The National Park Service is working service-wide with federal, state, and local public health authorities to closely monitor the COVID-19 pandemic. Based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local public health authorities, access to Canaveral National Seashore is as follows:

Apollo District

  • Open: 6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Open: Parking Areas: (there may be limits on parking and restroom access)

  • Open: Restrooms Facilities: (there may be limits on parking and restroom access)
  • Open: Apollo Boat Ramp
  • Open: Apollo Visitor Center
  • Closed: Eldora House


Playalinda District

  • Open: 6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Open: Parking lots: (there may be limits on parking and restroom access)
  • Open: Restrooms Facilities: (there may be limits on parking and restroom access)

Seminole Rest Historic Site

  • Open: Sunrise to sunset
  • Open: Restroom Facilities (there may be limits on parking and restroom access)
  • Open: Kayak/Canoe Launch
  • Closed: Snyder House


While the listed areas are accessible for visitors to enjoy, a return to full operations will continue to be phased, and services may be limited. When recreating, please follow local area health orders and recreate responsibly by keeping social distance, wearing a face covering when social distance cannot be maintained, avoiding high risk activities, and staying home if you feel sick.

The CDC has offered guidance to help people recreating in parks and open spaces prevent the spread of infectious diseases. We will continue to monitor all park functions to ensure that visitors adhere to CDC guidance for mitigating risks associated with the transmission of COVID-19 and take any additional steps necessary to protect public health.

 

Summer: Hot & humid (Temperatures average in the 90's) Winter months: Temperatures in the 40-70 degree range, with a "cold spells" where temps down to the low to mid-30's). Hurricane Season: June 1st through November 30th (most activity normally occurs in August or September)

Last updated: August 5, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Canaveral National Seashore Headquarters,
212 S Washington Ave

Titusville, FL 32796

Phone:

(321) 267-1110

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