Things to Do with Kids in Gulf Shores, AL

  • TripBuzz found 100 things to do with kids in or near Gulf Shores, Alabama, including 73 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Orange Beach, Fairhope, Foley and Pensacola.
  • From Pirate's Island Adventure Golf to Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, the Gulf Shores area offers 68 different types of family activities, including: Golf, Mini Golf, Nature & Wildlife Areas and Recreation Centers.
  • With the motto Small Town, Big Beach, its easy to see what draws visitors to Gulf Shores, Alabama. The coastal community features light, soft sand and water excursions to enjoy in the warmer months including fishing, boat cruises and watching the dolphins play close by. The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo and the annual fairs and festivals invite tourists to visit year round.
  • TripBuzz found 100 things to do with kids in or near Gulf Shores, Alabama, including 73 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Orange Beach, Fairhope, Foley and Pensacola.
  • From Pirate's Island Adventure Golf to Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, the Gulf Shores area offers 68 different types of family activities, including: Golf, Mini Golf, Nature & Wildlife Areas and Recreation Centers.
  • With the motto Small Town, Big Beach, its easy to see what draws visitors to Gulf Shores, Alabama. The coastal community features light, soft sand and water excursions to enjoy in the warmer months including fishing, boat cruises and watching the dolphins play close by. The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo and the annual fairs and festivals invite tourists to visit year round.
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2.4 Miles
86% 29 votes
Nature & Wildlife Areas Gulf Shores, AL MoreLess Info
The Alabama Coastal Birding Trail contains five different loops that can be driven together or separately to see the birds that live in the area. Those loops include the Gulf Shores to Orange Beach loop that includes stops to see wading birds.
3.7 Miles
93% 95 votes
Golf 104 Cotton Creek Dr., Gulf Shores, AL 36542 MoreLess Info
Cotton Creek at Craft Farms is a 7,000 yards18-hole golf course designed by Arnold Palmer. The sixth hole is believed by many to be the most challenging requiring the first shot to be hit over a water hazard.
8.1 Miles
88% 25 votes
Boat/Yacht Charters 26619 Perdido Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL 36561 MoreLess Info
Cool Change offers fishing charters for up to 17 people on a 46-foot boat. Common fish that are caught from the boat include Amberjack, snappers, king mackerel, Spanish mackerel, and redfish.
0.7 Miles
70% 165 votes
Gift Shops 217 Gulf Shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, AL 36542 MoreLess Info
At Souvenir City people can buy souvenirs from their time in Gulf Shores including swimwear, shoes, T-shirts, spread over 30,000 square feet. Visitors can also sample the fudge made in the store.
1.8 Miles
67% 45 votes
Golf 20115 State Hwy 135, Gulf Shores, AL 36542 MoreLess Info
Gulf State Park Golf Course is a 1970s Earl Stone design course set in a woody setting along with a pro shop. The course rating is 70.4 for this 6,100-yard course.
0.7 Miles
100% 2 votes
Surf Shop 115 E 1st Avenue, Gulf Shores, AL 36542 MoreLess Info
Blonde John's Surf & Skate features a wide array of surf boards, skateboards, skim boards, and related gear, apparel, accessories, and accoutrements. The shop spans more than 10,000 square feet.
1.2 Miles
60% 10 votes
Parasailing 401 E Beach Blvd, Behind Seawind Condominiums, Gulf Shores, AL 36542 MoreLess Info
With Perdido Key Parasail, visitors can soar up to 800 feet in the air with a birds eye view of the surrounding coast. The company also offers 15 minute banana boat rides and jet ski rentals.
4.8 Miles
100% 28 votes
Historic Homes 17424 Swift Coles Lane, Bon Secour, AL MoreLess Info
Built in 1882, the Swift-Coles Historic Home has 16 rooms and used to hold the Charles Swift Family. In the 1970s, it was purchased by Nick Coles before granted to the county as a historic site open to the public.
5.0 Miles
73% 3036 votes
Resorts 23101 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL MoreLess Info
There are plenty of things to be done at The Wharf: restaurants and shops, playgrounds and an amphitheatre, a marina, and special events all around the year.
5.5 Miles
90% 21 votes
Family Fun Center 23299 Wharf Lane, Orange Beach, AL 36561 MoreLess Info
With mini golf, sky rail zip lines, and two sky rail rope courses, Sharky's Family Adventurous Park is a must for adrenaline pumping fun. The rope courses are 32 feet tall and have zip lines over 70 feet long.
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