Parks & Destinations

Developed Camping
Numerous changes within the campground have taken place since the devastating effects of Hurricane Katrina. Today, the park has 206 premium campsites with full amenities including sewer. In addition to the premium sites, Buccaneer has an additional 70 campsites that are set on a grassy field overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. These sites were redesigned after the storm for easier parking and convenience for the visitor. These Gulf view sites only offer water and electricity, are open on a limited basis and are only available through the park office. A central dumping station and restrooms are located nearby. For more information about availability contact the park office at (228) 467-3822.  

PLEASE NOTE: The 65+/Disabled discount does not apply on any rates at Buccaneer State Park. 

To make Reservations Click Here

Map of Park



Jeanne Lafitte / Sites 1 thru 25
Barataria Bay / 26 - 47
Long John Silver /  48 - 68
Pirates Cove / 69 - 93
Blackbeard /  94 - 104
These unique individual loops offer premium camping, all with water, electrical 30/50 amp service, sewer hook-up, picnic table, and barbecue grill. Two newly-built handicap accessible bathhouses with hot showers are centrally located within or nearby each loop.

Treasure Cove /  105 - 149
Treasure Cove campground is the most secluded section of the park and consists of 45 premium campsites with water, electrical 30/50 amp, sewer hook-up, picnic table, barbecue grill and fire pit. A handicap accessible bathhouse with hot showers is centrally located within this loop. The camping section also contains (4) double sites, they are; sites 122-123, 130-131, 135-136 and 147-148.  One half of the double-sites are only available through the park office.  Treasure Cove is a very popular camping section and reservations are highly recommended.

Royal Cay /  150 - 206 
Royal Cay campground is located near the rear of the park and consist of 57 premium campsites with water, electrical 30/50 amp and sewer hook-up. The sites in this loop have limestone pads. This loop does not contain picnic tables, barbecue grills or fire pits, however, guests are welcome to bring their own tables or grills. Campfires are permitted in this area but must be contained and may not be left unattended.    

Gulf View /  207 - 276 
Overlooking the beautiful Gulf of Mexico are 70 campsites with water and electrical 30/50 amp services. These sites are available by walk-in only through the park office. The sites are set on a grassy field and do not have picnic tables, grill, fire pits or sewer hookups, however a dump station is located just a short distance away. Awake to a spectacular sunrise or sunset with great gulf fishing right at your door step. Campfires are allowed however they must be contained and may not be left unattended.


Share this share this share this

Sign up, Keep Up

Sign up to receive monthly newsletters featuring all the latest news and happenings from MDWFP.