Bladon Springs
Blue Springs
Buck's Pocket
Cathedral Caverns
Cheaha
Chewacla
Chickasaw
DeSoto
Florala
Frank Jackson
Gulf
Joe Wheeler
Lake Guntersville
Lake Lurleen
Lakepoint
Meaher
Monte Sano
Oak Mountain
Paul M. Grist
Rickwood Caverns
Roland Cooper
Wind Creek
Biking
Camping
Fishing
Golf
Hiking
Dining
Geocaching
Horseback Riding   
Events
Camping
Lodges
Resorts
Equestrian Campground 
Weddings
Business Meetings
Brochures
Reservations
Parks Directory
Dog Friendly
Events
Dining
Specials & Packages
Weekday Rewards
  Call 1-800-ALAPARK (1-800-252-7275)
  Find A Park What to Do Where to Stay Meeting Facilities Plan Your Visit
Gulf State Park
Facebook
Reservations
Feedback
Contacts
Directions
Park Home Page
Events
First Day Hike
Sponsor A Veteran
Lodging
Cottages
Cabins
Dog Friendly
Camping
Camping
Camp Store
Dining
Pelican Sam's Roost
Activities
The Refuge Grill
Weddings
Nature Programs & Events
Swimming Pool
Beach Pavilion
Beaches
Fishing
Geocaching
Golf
Gulf State Park Pier
Nearby Attractions
Picnic Area
Trails
Rental Facilities
More Info
Approved Vendors
Partners Pay The Way
Projects and Improvements
Rules and Regulations
Gift Cards
Photo Gallery
Operating Hours
Day-Use Area:
7 a.m until sundown

GULF STATE PARK CAMPGROUND

The Gulf State Park Swimming Pool Is Closed For Seasonal Maintenance. 

NEW CAMPGROUND RATE AND RESERVATION CHANGES
PLEASE READ BEFORE CALLING

Winter Monthly Guests please

see the revisions to the

2014-2015 season policies

CLICK HERE

 
     
Volunteers are always welcome, Please see our list of volunteer jobs available HERE   For a volunteer form CLICK HERE
     

Online Reservations

Online Reservations can be made from May 1st to October 31st. Reservations from November 1st to April 31st are made through the reservation office. Please call 1-800-ALA-PARK or 251-948-7275.  

The park offers Wi-Fi that is free to our customers, however service may be spotty and not available at all times. For the best connections, please visit The Refuge Grill and our Campground Activity Building. Thank you for your patronage and enjoy your stay with us.  If you should have any questions you are welcome to email our park email at gulf.statepark@dcnr.alabama.gov.

 

  • RESERVATION HOURS: 7 Days A Week, 8am-5pm (except Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day)
  • 24 Hour Messages Call: (251) 948-7275
  • EMAIL: GULFCAMPGROUND.STATEPARK@DCNR.ALABAMA.GOV
  • Reservations can be made no more than a year prior to arrival date.

AT THIS TIME RESERVATIONS ARE NOT TAKEN BY EMAIL

The Campground does not reserve a particular site, you may reserve an area (if available), when making your reservation, site is chosen upon arrival.

If a handicap site is necessary, please inform us at the time you make your reservation.


FYI...We are managing Cogongrass (sometimes sold as ornamental) and the Chinese Tallow Tree (also known as the "popcorn tree") in and around the campground of the Park. Both of these species are invasive, aggressive and eventually overtake native plants. If you see brown or dead vegetation then please understand our work at hand.

RESERVATION POLICY:

  • THE FIRST NIGHT'S RENT WILL BE CHARGED TO A CREDIT CARD ON ALL RESERVATIONS.
  • FESTIVAL AND HOLIDAY WEEKENDS ARE THREE NIGHT MINIMUM WEEKENDS.THE THREE NIGHTS WILL BE CHARGED TO A CREDIT CARD IN ADVANCE AND ARE NONREFUNDABLE.
  • ON A REGULAR NON HOLIDAY OR NON FESTIVAL RESERVATION THE FIRST NIGHT'S RENTAL IS NONREFUNDABLE. A RESERVATION MAY ONLY BE CHANGED TWO TIMES. THE DEPOSIT FOR THE FIRST NIGHT WILL BE FORFEITED AFTER THE THIRD CHANGE.
  • RESERVATIONS FOR HOLIDAY WEEKENDS SHOULD BE MADE AT LEAST THREE MONTHS IN ADVANCE.

CAMPGROUND REGISTRATION FACILITY:

  • CAMPERS MAY REGISTER TO CAMP 24 HOURS A DAY.
  • THE REGISTRATION FACILITY NEVER CLOSES.

PARK AND CAMPGROUND MAP:

ClICK HERE TO VIEW THE CAMPGROUND LAYOUT


CAMPGROUND AMENITIES:

Gulf State Park offers a 496-site improved campground with 11 modern bathhouses. The campground offers: pull-thru sites, back-in sites, water front campsites, and ADA accessible sites. The campground is approximately 1-1/2 miles from the Gulf beaches. All camping pads are paved and big enough for large RV's with pullouts. Tents are also welcome in our campground. All sites have water, sewer and electric (20,30, & 50 amp). All sites have a picnic table and pedestal grill. There is a laundry facility located beside the camp store to accomodate our guest. There are two playgrounds located in the campground.

Recycling bins (for paper & plastic ONLY) are located near the campstore
Wireless internet access available

SWIMMING POOL


CAMPING FEES:

MARCH 1ST - OCTOBER 31ST DAILY
SUN-THUR
15% DISCOUNT WEEKLY WEEKEND/
HOLIDAY
       NOV-FEB
WEEKLY
NOV - MARCH
MONTHLY
2013-2014
WINTER
NOV-MARCH
MONTHLY
2014-2015
WINTER
STANDARD RATE
BOBCAT, SUMMAC, LIVE OAK, BEAR, QUAIL, RACCOON,
RABBIT, POSSUM, GATOR, CANAL, SHORT TERM

 

 $31.00

 

 

 

 

 

$26.25

 

 

 

 

$192.00

 

 

 

 

$34.00

 

 

 

 

 

$186.00

 

 

 

 

$425.00
 

OFF WATER CANAL NOT AVAIL. FOR MONTHLY RENTAL

$475.00

 

 

 

 

ON LAKE GATOR RD

LIVE OAK
OFF WATER


 
$34.00 $29.35 $210.00 $37.00   $204.00 $450.00 $500.00

WATER FRONT

LIVE OAK

CANAL

$41.00 $36.35 $252.00 $44.00   $246.00 $600.00 $600.00
PRIMITIVE $18.00 $15.30 $112.00 $20.00   $108.00 N/A N/A

Effective March 1
There will be a $3 additional charge on all campsites for Friday and Saturday nights (through October 31st). 

  • All rates are for ONE camping unit and FOUR people. Additional $2.00 daily charge applies for extra people ages 6 and over.
  • Maximum 8 People Per Campsite.
  • There is a maximum of one additional tent per campsite, and it requires a $5.00 charge for the extra tent, for children under the age of 18 of the immediate family.
  • A two night minimum is required for all weekends May-November.
  • A three night minimum is required for all major holidays, and special events (Shrimp Festival, Music Festival, Memorial Day, Independence Day, and Labor Day.)
  • All three night minimum weekends are nonrefundable and paid for in advance.
  • The maximum length guaranteed by a reservation is 45 feet.
  • All Rates Subject To Change Without Notice.
  • All Rates Subject to 11% Lodging Tax.
  • Pets are welcome in the campground as long as they are kept on a 6-foot leash or less at all times and you must clean up behind them.
  • A one night non-refundable deposit is required when making a reservation.
  • No person shall be allowed to occupy a campsite for a consecutive period longer than two weeks from April 1 through October 31.

PRMITIVE CAMPING:

Gulf State Park now has new Primitive Creekside camping! There are 11 new sites that include stone campfire rings, grill tops, and picnic tables nestled among the trees and on the creek, which is a short canoe or kayak ride to Middle Lake. 9 of the sites are directly on the water and the other 2 are on the Armadillo Trail, not far from the water.
For reservations please call (251) 948-7275.

 

CAMPING DISCOUNTS:

All senior citizens (62+) and 100% disabled persons are eligible for a 15% discount on camping fees Sunday Night-Thursday Night, March-October and all nights November-March with the exception of holiday weekends. Proof of age and disability is required.

Discounts are not available in conjunction with group rates, special packages, or other discounts. (including weekly and monthly rates)

Click here to visit our facebook page   Click here to visit and follow us on Instagram!   Click here to follow us on twitter   Click her to subscribe to our YouTube channel!   Click here to follow us on Pinterest!