Andrew Jackson Trail

A sandy path cuts through coastal pine trees.
Andrew Jackson Trail


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Naval Live Oaks, Florida

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This trail bisects the northern section of the Naval Live Oaks area, and can be started from several trailheads. It is wide and sandy, features varying types of coastal forest from pines to oaks, and hosts many side trails if visitors wish to extend their hike or see the bay. 

If completed as an out-and-back trail, the total distance is 4.8 miles, or 2.4 miles one way. From the Group Camp site to Bayshore Road is 1.4 miles. Dogs and horses are allowed on the trail. 

Trailhead locations:
  • Intersection with Group Camp (North Bay) Trail
  • Adjacent to Naval Live Oaks Group Camping site
  • Northwest of the Gulf Breeze Hospital
  • Bayshore Road, just north of Highway 98

Duration: 1.5-2.5 hours

Gulf Islands National Seashore

Last updated: August 17, 2022