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Gulf Islands National Seashore - Florida District

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Address: Highway 399 Rd, East and West, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561
Phone Number: (850) 934-2600
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Activities: Sunbathing, Swimming, Camping
Description: This 150-mile stretch of seashore, which runs from Cat Island in...
This 150-mile stretch of seashore, which runs from Cat Island in Mississippi to Santa Rosa Island in Florida, offers sparkling blue water and many beautiful beaches along the way.
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And so clean the white sand beaches, the blue water was all breath taking!!!! There as not one thing bad about the seashore. *****CLEAN***GREAT SHELLING***WHITE SAND... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
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Ocala, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW

And so clean the white sand beaches, the blue water was all breath taking!!!! There as not one thing bad about the seashore. *****CLEAN***GREAT SHELLING***WHITE SAND BEACHES***

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Chicago, IL
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

We THOROUGHLY enjoyed our trip to the Gulf Islands National Seashore! There are soooooo many miles of pristene white sand beaches to enjoy, but that is where it starts. This area is full of sea birds that are fascinating to watch. A hurricane left many dead trees for Osprey to nest. The osprey are just stunning to watch dive into... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

So Beautiful! Our family loved this place and we even went on a windy colder day. You should not leave pensacola without spending time at this park.

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Penn Yan, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

A beautiful stretch of open beach, dunes and back bay. Old Florida at its best. And Fort Pickens is a great historical site with very knowledgeable rangers

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We were lucky enough to score tent site B6, and we had a FANTASTIC stay This site is close enough for a quick walk to the camp store (more of a snack shack than camp store, though), close but not toooo close to the bathroom, and has a nice mix of shade and sun. Oh, I forgot to mention an... More 

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Navarre, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We live to the East of the Gulf Islands National Seashore in Navarre and this is a MUST SEE for ALL our out-of-town visitors … Pensacola Beach (just to the West) was voted #5 Best Beach in America last month, so it’s not a mistake when it comes to visiting the GR8 National Park.

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st. louis, mo
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

It's perfect. The view never gets old. The beaches all along the highway are gorgeous. The sand is sugar and the water is prettier than any I've seen, except Culebra. Put on your suit. Pack a cooler. Grab a blanket and get yourself there. There is plenty of room to spread out. P.s. If you have small kids please keep... More 

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Cheshire, Connecticut
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

It takes a while to get here, but it's well worth the drive. The sand is incredible and so white it looks like snow. There are miles of white beaches all along Santa Rosa Island, but only a few allow dogs on the beach which was disappointing for us. The atmosphere is purely natural with no buildings except restrooms and... More 

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cagayan de oro
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

its a great beach..the sand is white as snow..in the hot season take something to cover you up ,it gets hot..the water is clear..there are lots of peaceful quiet to get away from the crowd..parking along the road is tricky..dont get stuck in the sand when pulling over..there are parking lots and places to take shelter,have a cook out.. dangers//... More 

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Maryville, Tennessee
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Spent the day with our daughter and two small grandchildren. Plenty of open space. Great beaches on both the lagoon and surf sides. Well worth the admission fee which is good for a week. A significant improvement over the tiny public access areas on Perdido Key. The girls were fascinated with the dozens of hermit crabs.

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