Whether seeking wide-open spaces or exploring a historic urban neighborhood, remember to #RecreateResponsibly!
Gulf Islands National Seashore is a serene place with many forts, beaches, and variety of wildlife and plants. Follow these general tips for a safe visit.
Beach & Water Safety
Weather your on a motorboat, kayak or paddleboard, follow these rules.
Swimming in the Gulf of Mexico, the sound or bayou, follow these water rules to stay safe.
Snorkeling and Scuba Diving Safety
For underwater safety, follows these rules.
Planning for Weather
Weather can be unpredictable. Plan ahead and know inclement weather procedures during your stay.
Visiting Historic Sites
Last updated: August 11, 2022