9 Best Things to See at Gulf Islands National Seashore

Gulf Islands National Seashore is perfect for nature lovers and outdoor adventurers. With locations in Florida and Mississippi, there are plenty of activities to keep visitors busy.

Explore this list of incredible things to see at Gulf Islands National Seashore and get ready for an unforgettable coastal adventure!

9 Best Things to See at Gulf Islands National Seashore

The panhandle’s beautiful white sand beaches and emerald coast attract millions of people, making it an exciting destination to explore and live nearby.

Florida Region of  Gulf Islands

Fort Pickens

The Fort Pickens area is located roughly 40 minutes from downtown Pensacola. A short drive from Pensacola Beach, follow Highway 399, with dunes and shoreline along Santa Rosa Island.

Johnson Beach – Perdido Key

Johnson Beach is accessible by vehicle from Perdido Key. The area is well known among the locals of Escambia County for being unspoiled and has some of the most beautiful beaches in all of Florida.

Opal Beach –  Santa Rosa Island

Opal Beach is famous for its sparkling emerald-green waters and magnificent white sand beach.

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