West Petit Bois Island

Operating Hours:

Open unless posted otherwise

Things to Do:

West Petit Bois Island is accessible by private boat only, and is a great place to spend a summer afternoon swimming, fishing, picnicking, or wildlife viewing. Visitors may primitive camp on this island. Visit our pets page to learn about visiting Gulf Islands National Seashore areas with your pets.

Entrance Fees:

There is no entrance fee for Mississippi Areas of the national seashore.


There are no facilities or services, including lifeguards, on West Petit Bois Island.


West Petit Bois Island is only accessible via private boat. If traveling in your private vessel consult navigational charts. Visit our Getting Around page for information on hiring a licensed private charter boat.

For more information call 228-230-4100.

Visit Gulf Islands National Seashore's other areas in Mississippi and Florida.

Last updated: January 4, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1801 Gulf Breeze Parkway
Gulf Breeze, FL 32563


(850) 934-2600

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