Fishing

A man walks along the beach near three fishing poles staked in the beach.
Fishing is one of the most popular activities at the national seashore.

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The waters of Gulf Islands National Seashore are home to many species of fish, shrimp and crabs. Daily tides blend nutrient-rich bayous and estuaries with the Gulf of Mexico, creating an ideal habitat for a wide variety of undersea creatures.

Visitors fishing in the national seashore are responsible to know and follow at park and state regulations. Additional information can be found by following the links below, for a full list of park regulations please visit our Laws & Policies page.

 
Silhouette of two people fishing from a small pier.

Mississippi Fishing

Fishing information rules, and regulations for the park's Mississippi Areas.

A man casts a fishing line on the edge of a sandy beach.

Florida Fishing

Fishing information, rules, and regulations for park's the Florida Areas.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1801 Gulf Breeze Parkway
Gulf Breeze, FL 32563

Phone:

(850) 934-2600

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