Just a short drive from Gulf Shores, you’ll find Rock Creek Golf Course. Set in picturesque Fairhope, this Earl Stone-designed course offers a playable layout for golfers of all skill levels. Rock Creek is an 18-hole course that stretches more than 6,900 (more…)
Sunshine is abundant here on the Alabama Gulf Coast. And this time of year, the dog days of August, everybody is looking for a little shade.
That also includes one of the most prized fish species on the Gulf Coast, the delicious tripletail. Also called (more…)
Do you plan to visit the greens during your next Gulf Shores vacation or beach meeting? Brush up on your game with a lesson from a golf pro. Better yet, bring your friends or family and book a group lesson. Golf is recreation, so a golf lesson should (more…)
The king is here on the Alabama Gulf Coast. Long live the king.
Of course, I’m talking about tarpon, the silver king. Each summer this ultimate nearshore game fish migrates to its northern range and inhabits the Gulf waters within site of the Alabama (more…)
If you saw any of the Blue Marlin Grand Championship at The Wharf earlier this month, it wasn’t only big fish that were on display. The only thing bigger than the 806-pound blue marlin that was weighed were the boats fishing in the tournament. Two boats (more…)
Sports are full of superstitions and lore, and many have a long-standing history. Consider baseball’s Curse of the Bambino when the Boston Red Sox failed to earn a World Series title for 86 years after selling Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees. Some athletes (more…)
Combining vacations with grandparents, adult siblings and their families is becoming more and more popular in days when families are looking for meaningful experiences when every moment counts. Some may consider this their normal vacation style, but for (more…)
It’s that time of year when inshore anglers realize the inshore species of fish like speckled trout, redfish, white trout and flounder are getting finicky about what they’ll hit.
It’s been getting harder and harder to get sufficient strikes on artificial (more…)
You’ve planned for weeks and months for your family vacation, only to find the forecast shows rain on the radar. Mother Nature doesn’t always follow our recommendations when we sing “Rain, rain go away; come again another day.” But all is not lost. Remember (more…)