|This former military reservation has over one-and-a-half miles of beaches on the Gulf of Mexico and Grand Lagoon. Water sports enthusiasts can enjoy swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, kayaking, and canoeing. Two fishing piers, a jetty, and a boat ramp provide ample fishing opportunities for anglers. Two nature trails, picnic pavilions, full-facility campsites, concession stand offering snacks, souvenirs, and fishing amenities. Shell Island Boat Tours are available during the spring and summer.