Gulf State Park

RV and Primitive Campground

Gulf State Park Campground Map 2020

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.



    - Laundry facilities

    - Access to trails that connect to all 28 miles of trails 

    - Campstore with food, firewood, camping supplies, souvenirs, bike rentals and more for sale

    - Nature Center with native flora and fauna displays and ongoing weekly activities

    - Swimming pool with splash pad

    - Tennis/pickle ball courts

    - Horseshoe courts

    - Volleyball courts


Campground Map


Campground Rates


Online Campground Reservations Here


Campground Rules and Regulations


For faster service please try online first. The system does go down occasionally so please feel free to call.


We have camper storage for $50 per month. Please email for more info.


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