Gulf State Park

RV and Primitive Campground

Gulf State Park Campground Empty Site With Trees

ATTENTION: Bathhouses 3, 4, 7 & 8 are currently closed for renovations.

Welcome to Gulf State Park Campground

 

Located 1.5 miles from the white sand beaches, Gulf State Park Campground offers 496 improved full - hookup campsites with paved pads and with 11 primitive sites.  Tents are welcome on all sites.

All full hookup camping pads are large enough for RVs with pullouts and have picnic tables, pedestal grill tops (no fire rings yet but you are welcome to bring your own that are above ground). There are 11 modern, air-conditioned bathhouses throughout the Campground.

 

Amenities:

 

Campground Map

 

Campground Rules and Regulations

 

Campground Rates

 

Make a Reservation

 

Visit our online reservation system to view sites and  

 

For faster service please try online first. The system does go down occasionally so please feel free to call us at (251) 948-7275 ext 1 from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

 

***ATTN: We are happy to announce that some of our bathhouses at the Campground are getting a much needed upgrade! Bathhouses 1, 2, 5, 6, 9, and 11 have been renovated and are now open! We will begin working on the remaining bathhouses (3, 4, 7, 8, & 10) in the near future. This will be a great improvement for our guests at the Campground!

 

 

 

Special note:

  • Waverunners and jet skis are not allowed in Gulf State Park Lake Shelby for safety reasons.
  • Firewood: Buy it where you burn it. Leave firewood at home. Transporting firewood can bring invasive insects to our delicate forest. Please do not bring firewood with you.
  • Gulf State Park is home to many types of wildlife, including alligators. Please be aware at all times. For detailed information, please see our Wildlife Safety recommendations.
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