Top Activities During Your Spring Break Getaway to the Alabama Gulf Coast
The Alabama Gulf Coast features an abundance of family-friendly activities for after the game.
Downtime during your Gulf Shores and Orange Beach trip will be far from boring when you choose any of the activities available in this scenic coastal area.
1. Golf. Are you an avid golfer or even a just-for-fun hacker? Pack your clubs when you head to Alabama’s Gulf Coast where you’re sure to have a swinging good time from the moment you step onto the greens until the last putt of the day. Play signature, award-winning courses designed by golf greats such as Arnold Palmer, Earl Stone and Jerry Pate. You’ll be challenged while playing a unique, yet fun round of golf. Not into swinging the club? You’ll also find related games here, including disc golf and foot golf.
2. Fishing. Anglers who want to hit the high seas with a rod and reel should bring their fishing gear along on any Gulf Shores and Orange Beach trip. Offshore and inshore vessels are available for charter during your stay with captains who are knowledgeable about the best place to drop a line. If you’d rather stay on dry land, The Gulf State Park pier offers 2,448 feet of fishing space along its rails. And, there’s shore fishing, gaining in popularity as almost anyway can enjoy it.
3. Water sports. If fishing isn’t your thing, no worries! There are plenty of other opportunities to get out on the water in both Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Water recreation is in abundance including kayaking, jet skiing, parasailing and paddleboarding. Catch a wave of excitement when you try one or all these thrilling activities.