Estuarine Education Center

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College - Jackson County Campus

2300 Highway 90

Gautier, MS 39553

Phone: (228) 497-7673

The Estuarine Education Center (EEC) is located on 40-acres of estuary land and offers a variety of exciting opportunities for individuals and groups to kayak, canoe, or stand-up paddle board the Mary Walker Bayou, climb the indoor/outdoor rock wall, challenge themselves on the Ropes Course, enjoy over 2 miles of nature trails through the woods along the bayou; and host special events in a serene setting.

For more information or to make a reservation, please call Melissa Jarosinski at 228-497-7673 or email

Facility Info
  • Description We offer variety of spaces to host your next meeting, training, or special event. For more information, call Melissa Jarosinski at 228-497-7673 or email
  • Largest Room 74
  • Reception Capacity 200
  • Space Notes Conference Rooms: 6 - 10 guests Classrooms: 35 guests Lecture Hall: 74 Deck: 200
  • Number of Rooms 6
  • Classroom Capacity 35