Backcountry Camping

Backcountry camping is a unique and exciting way to experience the national seashore's backcountry and wilderness areas. Whether exploring one of the Mississippi islands or trekking to the historic ruins of Fort McRee, backcountry camping will reward visitors in numerous ways.

Click on the links below depending on which way you plan on arriving at your camping location.
Boats beached along barrier islands.

Boat-In Camping

Find your backcountry camping experience by boat.

A backpacker walks along the beach near the water line.

Hike-In Camping

Hike-In Backcountry Camping at Perdido Key Area.

Last updated: December 29, 2021

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