Brood stocks of flounder, pompano and redfish are kept in tanks and used to raise fingerlings for release into the wild.
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What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach? My first thought was “go to the beach!” This is to be expected, as this area is very well known for its sugar-white sand beaches, sunshine and Southern hospitality. (more…)
With more than 6,500 acres making up the Gulf State Park, it’s a place you could spend your entire vacation exploring. Nature enthusiasts visit for bird watching, eco-education at the Nature Center, hiking the trails and just to immerse themselves in (more…)
If you ask a local their favorite season on the Alabama Gulf Coast, fall will likely win the vote. Mild temperatures, warm water and colorful sunsets are the icing on the cake for fall vacations on Alabama’s white-sand beaches. When you’re planning your (more…)
Raise your glass and toast a weekend of wine and coastal fare at the annual Wharf Uncorked Wine & Culinary Event. Whether you’re a wine connoisseur, foodie or a newbie in the wine world, this is an Orange Beach event you don’t want to miss. The 2017 (more…)
Alabama’s Gulf Coast is the perfect destination to bring the entire family. From the newest addition to the eldest, there is something for everyone. Exploring the beach as a family unit helps to strengthen family bonds and create lasting memories. While (more…)
The Gulf State Park Pier is one of those places I stumbled upon during my drive along the beach highway on my first visit to the Alabama Gulf Coast. During that trip, I took a stroll on the Gulf Shores pier and observed fishermen skillfully casting their (more…)
When date night is on the calendar or it’s a night out with the girls, these four swoon-worthy cocktails are the perfect concoction to wet your whistle.
Blackberry Mojito. Relax on a white lounger with views of Alabama Point as you sip The Gulf’s Blackberry (more…)
Getting ready for a breathtaking 72 hours on the Alabama Gulf Coast is as easy as 1-2-3. Check out these three ways to enjoy Gulf Shores and Orange Beach during your Labor Day weekend.
It’s no secret. Locals always know about the hidden gems and hole-in-the-wall spots that make visiting a destination an authentic experience. When you want to get to the heart of a destination, talking to the locals is the place to begin.
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