Beach & Water Sports
Dig your toes in deep to the sugar-white sands that line the 32 miles of coastline along Alabama’s beaches. Whether you enjoy swimming, sunning, surfing or skimboarding on a typically bright summer day – we’ve got a piece of beach just for you. While you’re here, experience some of the great water sport activities that abound in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, including kayaking, parasailing, surfing, or skimming the waves on a personal watercraft. The sun on your face, the wind at your back and water at your beck and call – that’s what we call a beach vacation. There are plenty of places to put your beach chair – pick a spot from the fun ones listed here or try several. You’ll find paradise wherever you put your sand bucket. Experience a whole new state of happiness when you vacation on the Alabama Gulf Coast.
We’ve got suggestions when planning your next beach vacation:
- Request an Orange Beach and Gulf Shores Vacation Guide and start planning today
- Stay in the know on Gulf Shores and Orange Beach happenings
- Sign up for our monthly e-Tidings newsletter
You can also download our handy Gulf Beaches App to find great information on places to stay, dine and shop, plus all the fun things to do at the beach here on the Alabama Gulf Coast.