No cooking. Sure, you could prepare a big holiday meal, but in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach you don't have to. Several beach restaurants offer typically offer Sunday brunch. Call your favorite restaurants in advance to inquire. Some may require reservations.
Creating experiences. Whether you lounge in a chair and soak up the sun, throw a Frisbee or build a sandcastle, you're creating experiences and happy memories for years to come.
Enjoying nature. Fresh air, sunshine and new beginnings start with bike rides and hikes, so discover a whole different state of nature in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Bike rentals are available and can be delivered directly to you or to the trails you want to explore. The Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trail offers more than 28 miles of trails in Orange Beach and Gulf Shores. Venture toward the Fort Morgan area and explore the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, one of Alabama's last remaining undisturbed coastal habitats.