Eating & Sleeping



Gulf Islands National Seashore maintains two developed campgrounds, one in Mississippi and one in Florida. Water, grill/fire rings, restrooms, and picnic tables are available at each campground.

To ensure you choose the perfect site for your camping adventure, we highly recommend visitors reserve a campsite well in advance by visiting or calling 1-877-444-6777. Please pay attention to the specific campsite height and length requirements.

For general questions about the park's campgrounds call 850-934-2622. You cannot make reservations by calling the park.

Campground Office

Fort Pickens campers check in at the two-story white building on the right side of the road.

Davis Bayou campers check in at the small white building at the entrance of the campground.

Fort Pickens Campground Office
Hours: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Phone: 850-934-2622

Davis Bayou Campground Office
Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone: 228-230-4136

Reserve a Campsite

Select your destination below to reserve your campsite on

America the Beautiful Senior and Access pass holders get 50 percent off campsite reservations.

Note: Campground electric systems do not support charging electric vehicles.

Fort Pickens Campground Fees (does not include entrance fee)
Electric site: $40
Non-electric site: $26

Fort Pickens Campground Map

Davis Bayou Campground Fees (no entrance fee)
Electric site: $22

Davis Bayou Campground Map

Length of Reservation: Campers (to include but not limited to groups, families, and individuals) may stay no more than 42 days annually; the maximum time permitted for camping in the campground is fourteen (14) consecutive days. At the end of fourteen (14) days, campers must completely remove themselves and their property from the National Seashore for a minimum of 2 days (48 hours) before returning for another overnight visit. During the campground’s peak period of March 1 through Labor Day campers are only allowed a total of 14 days.

A sign that says, "Happy Campers Welcome" in the foreground and a camper in the background.
Fort Pickens Campground

Reserve a Fort Pickens Campground site.

Davis Bayou Campground in white text on teal background.
Davis Bayou Campground

Reserve a Davis Bayou Campground site.


Last updated: May 29, 2024

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Gulf Breeze, FL 32563

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