Perdido Key Area

Operating Hours:

March 1 - October 31: 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (last entry at 8:00 p.m.)
November 1 - Februrary 28: 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Things to Do:

A great area to picnic, fish, hike, swim, and bike. The Perdido Key Discovery Trail is an accessible elevated trail. Parking is available along the beach road unless otherwise posted. Picnic pavilions can be reserved. Beach wheelchairs are available. By Florida State Law, pets are not allowed on beaches.

Entrance Fees:

Visitors must pay a park entrance fee.


Lifeguards are on duty during the summer months, but visitors should review the park's safety page and be especially mindful of rip currents before visiting. Checkout current conditions by watching the Perdido Key webcam.


From Pensacola: Take Highway 98 (Bus.) to Barrancas Avenue and continue onto Highway 292. Stay on Highway 292 until you cross the bridge to Perdido Key, as Hwy. 292 curves right, turn left onto Johnson Beach Road.

From Orange Beach/Gulf Shores: Head east on Highway 182 and cross over into Florida continuing onto Highway 292 (Perdido Key Drive). As the road begins to curve to the left away from the beach, turn right onto Johnson Beach Road.

For more information call 850-934-2600.

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Last updated: March 9, 2018

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Mailing Address:

1801 Gulf Breeze Parkway
Gulf Breeze, FL 32563


(850) 934-2600

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