Fort Pickens - Backpacking/Camping
Fort Pickens is a historic military fort, completed in 1834 and used until 1947. There's so much to explore in the fort, on the beach, and in the ocean, that you'll want to stay a night or two.
Destination Distance From Downtown
Fort Pickens is easy to get to, and easy to get around.
Time To Complete
There is so much to do at Fort Pickens, plan for a full day or more!
Located on the Gulf of Mexico, you can visit Fort Pickens year round.
There is a $7/per person fee to enter Fort Pickens, which is good for up to 7 days. You can also get a Gulf Islands National Seashore Annual Pass for $30. Camping fees are separate.