Last updated: January 5, 2017
Alerts & Conditions
Rip Currents and Rough SurfRemember that rough surf is dangerous & rip currents can be deadly. Please use caution when swimming at Canaveral National Seashore.
LAUNCH INFORMATIONFor launches occurring on Kennedy Space Center that are within park operating hours we will remain open. Incoming traffic may close for park safety/capacity. NASA has the authority to close parts of the seashore for space center operations.
PICKING SAW PALMETTO BERRIES PROHIBITEDThe picking of saw palmetto berries within Canaveral National Seashore is prohibited.
Recreational Crab Fishing At Playalinda BeachEffective May 22, 2017, recreational crab fishing along Mosquito Lagoon in the Playalinda district of Canaveral National Seashore will be prohibited. Alligators are now accustomed to visitors crabbing or stopping on the roadway & associate food w/ people.